Ben W. Johnson, MD - Physician and Surgeon in Portland, OR

Provider Bio

About the Provider

Dr. Johnson spent his childhood in Montana on a cattle and horse ranch. He is a magna cum laude graduate of Rocky Mountain College in Billings, Montana where he received his undergraduate degree in biology. After attending medical school at the University of North Dakota, Dr. Johnson did his specialty training in obstetrics and gynecology at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Though Dr. Johnson liked Ann Arbor very much, the urge to move back west prevailed and he is delighted to be a part of Women's Healthcare Associates. Though he enjoys all aspects of obstetrics and gynecology, Dr. Johnson is particularly interested in advanced laparoscopic surgery and infertility. In his spare time, he enjoys outdoor activities including cycling, running, rock climbing and all varieties of snow sports.

Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2006

Education

  • Residency:

    OB/GYN, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, 2004

  • Internship:

    OB/GYN, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, 2001

  • Medical School:

    Doctor of Medicine, University of North Dakota School of Medicine, 2000

  • Undergraduate Degree:

    Bachelor of Science, Biology, Rocky Mountain College, 1995

Memberships

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

  • American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine

  • Oregon Medical Association

Patient Survey Responses

  • Provider Ratings (127)
  • Patient Comments (10)

Advice given to you on ways to stay healthy?

4.61 out of 5

Amount of time spent with you?

4.63 out of 5

Explaining things in a way you could understand?

4.72 out of 5

Including you in decision-making about your treatment plan?

4.64 out of 5

Instructions regarding medication/follow-up care?

4.61 out of 5

Knowledge of healthcare received from other providers?

4.53 out of 5

Knowledge of important information about your medical history?

4.55 out of 5

Taking time to answer your questions?

4.72 out of 5

The thoroughness of the examination?

4.65 out of 5

Willingness to listen carefully to you?

4.72 out of 5
  • 03/22/2019

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    All around excellent visit, I really liked Dr. Johnson

  • 03/14/2019

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Dr. Ben Johnson is exemplary.

  • 03/11/2019

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    The staff has been very helpful and caring. And Dr Johnson actually listens and seems to care about my feelings about what I'm going through and will go through. He seems to be a good doctor.

  • 02/13/2019

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Ben has always been a great provider. He takes the time to listen about any issues or plans you have for the future. He gives you ways to reach those goals if you need help. Eases your mind about any fears you may have.

  • 02/08/2019

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Ben Johnson was a fantastic doctor and you can tell he really cares for his patients. The nurse, Beth, was also fantastic and very helpful. They both took as much time as I needed and listened carefully, respected my opinion and shared theirs as well.

  • 01/08/2019

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Did not feel truly listened too. Was asked irrelevant questions that had nothing to do with my health concern.

  • 10/29/2018

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Dr Johnson put me at ease and was very thorough with his explanations. Medical Assistants were very helpful!

  • 10/18/2018

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    I've been with Dr Johnson for years and HIGHLY recommend him!!!

  • 10/15/2018

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Dr. Johnson is awesome! He is a great doctor who genuinely cares about his patients.

  • 09/24/2018

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Everyone is very pleasant to work with.

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