Receiving this award since 1999, Dean L. Johnston, M.D. of Orlando Plastic Surgery Associates has been voted best Plastic Surgeon in Orlando. This award joins Dr. Johnston’s previous recognition as one of Orlando’s Best Doctors and Top Doctors.
Dr. Johnston is a native Floridian, born and raised in Orlando. As healthcare has run in his family, his interest in being a doctor started at a young age. By following his father’s footsteps, he continues to work with his wife, a nurse, to provide and show his commitment and dedication to his profession.
“I love the challenge of being both surgeon and artist; paying the closest attention to every detail of an operation or procedure. I take great pride in helping my patients look their best. It gives me tremendous satisfaction that my results are on display for the world to see,” says Dr. Johnston.
Dr. Johnston has been the Departmental Chairman of Plastic Surgery Department for 20+ years at Orlando Health, Orlando’s only Level 1 Trauma Center. He is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. He received his medical degree from Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He completed his internship at the Medical University of South Carolina, his general surgery residency at Orlando Regional Medical Center Orlando, Florida, and his plastic surgery residency at Phoenix Plastic Surgery, Phoenix, Arizona.
Dr. Johnston has also earned a 5 star rating on healthgrades.com, where physicians are rated by patients in the areas of experience, friendliness, patient empathy, demeanor, and other distinguishing traits.