Meet the Medical Staff
of River Region Orthopedics

 

                 William S. Johnson, III, M.D.

Dr. William Johnson graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA in 1986.  He completed a residency in Internal Medicine in 1989 and an Orthopedic Surgery residency in 1994 at Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation.  Dr. Johnson is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery.  He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.  Dr. Johnson has practiced Orthopedic Surgery in LaPlace since 1996.

 

 

            Linda G. Thompson, M.D.

Dr. Linda Thompson graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in 1974.  She completed a residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the University Health Center of Pittsburgh in 1983.  Dr. Thompson completed a fellowship in Hand Surgery at Allegheny General Hospital in 1984.  Dr. Thompson is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery.  She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.  After 20 years practicing in the Pittsburgh area, Dr. Thompson joined River Region Orthopedics in 2004.