L. David Johnson, M.D.


About Dr. L. David Johnson

L. David Johnson, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, arthroscopy, and joint replacement and reconstruction. He sees patients at West Tennessee Bone & Joint Clinic, P.C.'s main location in Jackson, Tennessee. 

After earning his medical degree from the University of Tennessee in Memphis, Dr. Johnson completed residencies at Methodist Hospital and Campbell Clinic, also in Memphis. Dr. Johnson is a past president of the Tennessee Orthopaedic Society and has served on the Tennessee Orthopaedic Society Board since 2009. 

Dr. Johnson is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and is associated with the Tennessee Medical Association, the Southern Medical Association, the Tennessee Orthopaedic Society, the West Tennessee Consolidated Medical Assembly, and the West Tennessee Physicians' Alliance.

Dr. Johnson has been married to his wife, Stephanie, since 1987. They have two children and three grandchildren. When he's not in the office, Dr. Johnson enjoys boating, hunting, running, exercising, and family time.

Clinical Specialty:

  • General Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopy, Joint Replacement and Reconstruction


  • Methodist Hospital-Memphis; Memphis, TN
  • Campbell Clinic; Memphis, TN

Medical Degree:

  • University of Tennessee; Memphis, TN

Credentials & Qualifications:

  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Serving on Tennessee Orthopedic Society Board since 2009
  • President of Tennessee Orthopedic Society, 2012 to 2013

Professional Associations:

  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Tennessee Medical Association
  • Southern Medical Association
  • Tennessee Orthopaedic Society
  • West Tennessee Consolidated Medical Assembly
  • West Tennessee Physicians' Alliance


  • Jackson Main

Family, Hobbies:

  • Dr. Johnson has been married to his wife, Stephanie, since 1987. They have two children, Jon David and Natalie.
  • His hobbies include boating, hunting, and exercising, which includes marathons and triathlons.