Dr. Ron Johnson is a hospitalist practicing in Cookeville, TN. Dr. Johnson specializes in the comprehensive medical care of hospitalized patients. As a hospitalist, Dr. Johnson manages the clinical problems of hospitalized patients and the acutely ill, while working to improve the performance of the hospital. Dr. Johnson works in collaboration with all of the different doctors that are working with the patient. Hospitalists are involved in the diagnosis, treatment and medical procedures of patients.
Education and Training
Meharry Medical College 2002
- Heart Disease
- Heart Failure
- Type 2 Diabetes
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (copd)
- Vascular Disease
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