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Benjamin J. Johnston MD, FACS

FACS, and Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology

Areas of Expertise

  • Adult Ear, Nose, and Throat Conditions
  • ENT Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hearing Loss
  • Nose and Sinus Conditions
  • Otolaryngology
  • Otolaryngology Surgery
  • Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat Conditions
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology



  • English


  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Louisville, 2007
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2012
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2013
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology, 2013

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
My sister, the patient, has Downs Syndrome. So appreciative of the care and respect the team gives her.
October 19, 2023
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Kind and helpful. Explained everything
October 18, 2023
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He was very attentive. I appreciated him bringing in diagrams to show me as I'm a visual learning. He included me in the decision making process by informing me of options and asking my thoughts. I never felt rushed. He was a great provider.
October 17, 2023
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I cannot say enough great and wonderful things about the doctor. He did such a great job. I wish there was a 10 instead of just a five for very good for him. If I know anybody that needs to see an ENT I'm going to recommend they see him for sure.
October 17, 2023
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Love Dr Johnson! He is kind and compassionate, listens to me and helps me understand the issue. Wants to help me and it shows!
October 11, 2023
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Excellent care
September 26, 2023
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Dr. Johnston is very nice and easy to talk with. He makes really good eye contact and seems sincere in his concern with my issues.
September 25, 2023
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The doctor and the staff were very nice and helpful. I'm very glad that I picked this place for my child.
September 19, 2023
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Dr. Johnston was very thorough, understanding, compassionate, and attentive. He listened to all my concerns and explained everything in detail. I never felt rushed. I
September 18, 2023
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