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Dr. Johnston's Overview

Dr. James R. Johnston graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in 1979. He works in Pittsburgh, PA and specializes in Nephrology. Dr. Johnston is affiliated with UPMC Mckeesport, UPMC Presbyterian and UPMC St Margaret.

Dr. Johnston's Experience

Years in Practice: 36

Procedures Performed by Dr. Johnston

  • Not Available

Dr. Johnston's Specialties


Dr. Johnston's Education & Training

Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Graduated 1979

Dr. Johnston's Rating

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Dr. Johnston's Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health PPO
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Dr. Johnston's Office Information & Appointments

Office Locations

University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center Kidney Clinic

120 Lytton Ave Ste 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
(412) 802-3043


Office Hours and Information

Fax: (412) 692-4950

Practice Website: Not Available

Accepting New Patients: Yes

Medicare Accepted: Yes

Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Monday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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