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Dirk C Johnson, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery (General, Trauma & Surgical Critical Care); Medical Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit; Medical Director, Surgical Services

Contact Information

Dirk C Johnson, MD, FACS

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • General Surgery, Trauma & Surgical Critical Care

    330 Cedar St BB 310, PO Box 208062

    New Haven, CT 06520-8062

    United States



Dr. Johnson has certifications from the American Board of Surgery in General Surgery and in Surgical Critical Care. He also has certifications for Advanced Trauma Life Support Provider, Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor, and Advanced Trauma Operative Management.

Dr. Johnson earned his undergraduate degree from Morehouse College in Atlanta and his medical degree from Yale School of Medicine. He completed his residency training in general surgery from the University of Texas Medical Branch, Department of General Surgery in Galveston; and Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of General Surgery in Nashville. He was fellowship-trained in surgical critical care and acute care surgery at Yale School of Medicine, Department of Surgery.

Dr. Johnson services as the Director of both the Surgical Intensive Care Unit and Surgical Services for the Saint Raphael's Campus.

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine (2008)
  • Resident
    University of Texas Medical Branch (2005)
  • Resident
    Vanderbilt University (2002)
  • Intern
    Rush University Medical Center (2001)
  • MD
    Yale School of Medicine (2000)


  • Haiti Medical Relief Mission
    Port-au-Prince, Ouest, Haiti 2009
    Provided medical care to Earthquake survivors and victims

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