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Heather M. Johnson, MD
 

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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Johnson is board certified in Internal Medicine (ABIM), cardiovascular diseases (ABIM), nuclear cardiology (ASNC), and echocardiography (NBE). She is a cardiologist with special interests in preventive cardiology and hypertension management.

Specialties

Cardiovascular Medicine

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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)

Languages Spoken

English
Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease
Fellowship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical School University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, 2005

Research

Dr. Johnson's research interests include cardiovascular disease health services research and imaging. In July 2010, she was selected as a University of Wisconsin Centennial Scholar for her research on the early diagnosis and treatment of hypertension and other cardiovascular disease risk factors.

 

 


PubMed Articles
Bartels CM Johnson H Voelker K Thorpe C McBride P Jacobs EA Pandhi N Smith M . Impact of rheumatoid arthritis on receiving a diagnosis of hypertension among patients with regular primary care. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2014 Sep;66(9):1281-8
[PubMed ID: 24585741]
Johnson HM Thorpe CT Bartels CM Schumacher JR Palta M Pandhi N Sheehy AM Smith MA . Antihypertensive medication initiation among young adults with regular primary care use. J Gen Intern Med. 2014 May;29(5):723-31
[PubMed ID: 24493322]
Johnson HM Thorpe CT Bartels CM Schumacher JR Palta M Pandhi N Sheehy AM Smith MA . Undiagnosed hypertension among young adults with regular primary care use. J Hypertens. 2014 Jan;32(1):65-74
[PubMed ID: 24126711]
Tattersall MC Johnson HM Mason PJ . Contemporary and optimal medical management of peripheral arterial disease. Surg Clin North Am. 2013 Aug;93(4):761-78, vii
[PubMed ID: 23885930]
Johnson HM Piper ME Baker TB Fiore MC Stein JH . Effects of smoking and cessation on subclinical arterial disease: a substudy of a randomized controlled trial. PLoS One. 2012;7(4):e35332
[PubMed ID: 22496918]
Johnson HM Turke TL Grossklaus M Dall T Carimi S Koenig LM Aeschlimann SE Korcarz CE Stein JH . Effects of an office-based carotid ultrasound screening intervention. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2011 Jul;24(7):738-47
[PubMed ID: 21477989]
Sheehy A Pandhi N Coursin DB Flood GE Kraft SA Johnson HM Smith MA . Minority status and diabetes screening in an ambulatory population. Diabetes Care. 2011 Jun;34(6):1289-94
[PubMed ID: 21562321]
Johnson HM Einerson J Korcarz CE Aeschlimann SE Stein JH . Long-term effects of carotid screening on patient outcomes and behaviors. Arch Intern Med. 2011 Mar 28;171(6):589-91
[PubMed ID: 21444853]
Johnson HM Stein JH . Measurement of carotid intima-media thickness and carotid plaque detection for cardiovascular risk assessment. J Nucl Cardiol. 2011 Feb;18(1):153-62
[PubMed ID: 21132418]
Gepner AD Piper ME Johnson HM Fiore MC Baker TB Stein JH . Effects of smoking and smoking cessation on lipids and lipoproteins: outcomes from a randomized clinical trial. Am Heart J. 2011 Jan;161(1):145-51
[PubMed ID: 21167347]
Johnson HM Piper ME Jorenby DE Fiore MC Baker TB Stein JH . Risk factors for subclinical carotid atherosclerosis among current smokers. Prev Cardiol. 2010 Fall;13(4):166-71
[PubMed ID: 20860639]
Asthana A Johnson HM Piper ME Fiore MC Baker TB Stein JH . Effects of smoking intensity and cessation on inflammatory markers in a large cohort of active smokers. Am Heart J. 2010 Sep;160(3):458-63
[PubMed ID: 20826253]
Johnson HM Gossett LK Piper ME Aeschlimann SE Korcarz CE Baker TB Fiore MC Stein JH . Effects of smoking and smoking cessation on endothelial function: 1-year outcomes from a randomized clinical trial. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 May 4;55(18):1988-95
[PubMed ID: 20236788]
Gossett LK Johnson HM Piper ME Fiore MC Baker TB Stein JH . Smoking intensity and lipoprotein abnormalities in active smokers. J Clin Lipidol. 2009 Dec;3(6):372-8
[PubMed ID: 20161531]
McCoy JG Johnson HD Singh S Bingman CA Lei IK Thorson JS Phillips GN Jr . Structural characterization of CalO2: a putative orsellinic acid P450 oxidase in the calicheamicin biosynthetic pathway. Proteins. 2009 Jan;74(1):50-60
[PubMed ID: 18561189]
Johnson HD Thorson JS . Characterization of CalE10, the N-oxidase involved in calicheamicin hydroxyaminosugar formation. J Am Chem Soc. 2008 Dec 31;130(52):17662-3
[PubMed ID: 19055330]
Johnson HM Douglas PS Srinivasan SR Bond MG Tang R Li S Chen W Berenson GS Stein JH . Predictors of carotid intima-media thickness progression in young adults: the Bogalusa Heart Study. Stroke. 2007 Mar;38(3):900-5
[PubMed ID: 17272779]