Dr. Brandon Johnson is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Johnson graduated Magna Cum Laude from Haverford College and received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine where he received an award for outstanding medical student research. Dr. Johnson completed his internship in General Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He performed his ophthalmology residency at the Wills Eye Institute at Thomas Jefferson University. Dr. Johnson completed his two-year vitreoretinal surgery fellowship at Emory University.
Dr. Johnson is Board Certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Johnson has authored numerous articles and book chapters on vitreoretinal diseases and has lectured at ophthalmology meetings. Dr. Johnson enjoys actively participating in the training of ophthalmology residents.
Dr. Johnson has expertise in all areas of retinal surgery including macular holes, macular pucker, retinal detachment, and diabetic vitrectomy. He has been involved as a clinical investigator in several clinical trials pertaining to age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vein occlusions, uveitis, and vitreoretinal surgery. Dr. Johnson is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Retina Specialists, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, and American Medical Association.