Dr. Johnston in OR

Dr. Kelly Johnston, BSc(Hon), MD, FRCSC


Assistant Clinical Professor

Cumming School of Medicine, Department of Surgery | Orthopedic Surgery

Division Chief

Hip and Knee Reconstruction

Associate Member

McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health

Contact information

Web presence

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FRCSC, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, 2006

Educational Background

MD Medicine, University of Alberta, 2001


Areas of Research

Hip preservation surgery

I'm specifically interested in hip impingement and dysplasia and the role of femoral rotational alignment on hip function.  I'm interested in surgical outcomes for hip arthroscopy and both pelvic and femoral osteotomies.

Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery

Participation in university strategic initiatives