Dr. Joe Johnston earned his undergraduate degree from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. He completed Medical School at the University of Texas
Health Science Center – San Antonio and Residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Morristown. Dr. Johnston completed his Critical Care Fellowship at the University of Texas Health Science Center – San Antonio.
Dr. Johnston is board certified by the American Board of Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and maintains a faculty appointment at The University of Texas Health Science Center – San Antonio as a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery.

As a member of the Board of Directors of The Methodist Healthcare Ministries
and as a former Chief of Staff for Methodist Stone Oak Hospital, Dr. Johnston is
actively engaged at all levels of the Methodist Healthcare System. As a
member of The Start Center Surgical Consultants, his professional interests
include General Surgery, Abdominal Wall Reconstruction and Oncologic
Surgery with a special focus in Breast and Gastric Cancer.

Dr. Johnston currently sees patients at both the Stone Oak and Boerne
locations.

Contact Information

Office: 210-593-2500
Office Fax: 210-593-2501
Main Office Address:
18707 Hardy Oak Blvd, Suite 210
San Antonio, Tx 78258
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm

Additional Office Location:

134 Menger Springs Rd, Suite 1120
Boerne, Tx 78006

Education:

  • Undergraduate – Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
  • Medical – The University of Texas Health Science Center – San Antonio,
    Texas
  • Residency – University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey,
    Morristown, New Jersey
  • Fellowship – Surgical Critical Care & Trauma,
    The University of Texas Health Science Center – San Antonio, Texas

Areas of Care:

  • Hernia and Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Breast Cancer
  • Benign Breast Disease
  • Robotic/Minimally Invasive Colon Surgery
  • Thyroid/Parathyroid Disease
  • Gastric Cancer
  • Diverticulitis
  • Routine and Complex Hernia Surgery
  • Mediport Placement and Removal
  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Second Opinions