Dr. Van Johnson

E. Van Johnson, MD

Ophthalmologist at Tuscaloosa Ophthalmology Accepting new patients?Yes


About Dr. E. Van Johnson

Dr. Johnson received a Bachelor of Science degree, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Alabama and a Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine. After completing his residency at Eye Foundation Hospital/UAB in Birmingham, he served in the United States Air Force as Chief of the Ophthalmology Department and Director of Continuing Medical Education in Phoenix, Arizona. In 1992, he established Tuscaloosa Ophthalmology in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, where he practices general ophthalmology with special interest in cataract surgery, laser treatment, and the management of glaucoma and diabetic eye diseases.

Dr. Johnson is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology and received the Retina and Vitreous Award from the Eye Foundation Hospital in Birmingham, Alabama. He has also served as a respected Clinical Associate Professor with the Department of Surgery at the College of Community Health Sciences, University of Alabama School of Medicine.

His knowledge of the field is well proven by the many papers, publications, and articles he has authored and seminars he has directed and lectured as well as doing clinical rotations with medical students and residents. Dr. Johnson is active in many professional societies, including the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Alabama Academy of Ophthalmology.


Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Alabama

Medical degree from University of Alabama School of Medicine

Internship at Carraway Methodist Hospital

Residency at Eye Foundation Hospital/UAB

Memberships and Affiliations

American Board of Ophthalmology 

Payments Accepted

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