Megan Elizabeth Johnson, MD $$

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon

Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

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Education and Training

Medical School
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (2009)
Vanderbilt University Medical Center (2014), Orthopaedic Surgery
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children (2015), Orthopaedic Surgery
Board Certification
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Departments and Programs

  • Professional Activities

    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)                       
    • Ruth Jackson Orthopedic Society                               
    • Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America (POSNA), candidate member
    • Scoliosis Research Society, candidate member
  • Awards and Honors

    • Nominated for Best Clinical Paper Award at POSNA: A Postoperative Protocol Reduces Opioids Prescribed after Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery. Podium Presentation at 2020 POSNA Annual Meeting
    • SRS Hibbs Clinical Research Awards Paper Nominee: Repeat Surgical Intervention Following Definitive Instrumentation and Fusion for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: a 25 Year Update
    • Best Clinical Paper Award, POSNA Annual Meeting - Screening Inflammation and Coagulation Activity Allows for Risk Stratification in Children Presenting with Symptoms of Musculoskeletal Infection
    • Phi Alpha Theta
    • Phi Beta Kappa
    • Kathy Kramer Award for Best Resident Paper