Dr. Paula Johnson is a cardiologist practicing in Boston, MA. Dr. Johnson specializes in diagnosing, monitoring, and treating diseases or conditions of the heart and blood vessels and the cardiovascular system. These conditions include heart attacks, heart murmurs, coronary heart disease, and hypertension. Dr. Johnson also practices preventative medicine, helping patients maintain a heart-healthy life.
Education and Training
Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 1985
Harvard Medical School 1985
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
- 2011 Boston Super Doctors
- aha, . 1991 Clincian Scientist Award
- . 1993 Robert Wood Johnson Award
- Brigham & Women'S Hosp, Cardiovascular Diseases; Brigham & Women'S Hosp, Internal Medicine
- Brigham and Women's Hospital 1985
- Brigham and Women's Hospital 1990
- Brigham & Women's Hospital Program
- Brigham & Women's Hospital, Fellow:Cardiology 1988
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