Dr. Rebecca Holmes Johnson , MD

Medical Genetics , Pediatrics and Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

(800) 552-1419

Mary Bridge Childrens Health Center Clinic
311 S L St Fl 3
Tacoma, WA 98405


Rebecca H. Johnson, MD, is medical director of the Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) oncology program at Seattle Children’s Hospital and assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine. Her medical training includes Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Pediatric Oncology, and Clinical Genetics. She holds a joint appointment in the Division of Genetics, where she cares for families with genetic predisposition to cancer. Her research interests include health services research in Adolescent and Young Adult oncology, fertility preservation, and clinical cancer genetics. She is interested in the use of new media to facilitate education, psychosocial support and medication adherence in AYA oncology patients. She has studied the effectiveness of a new, multidisciplinary sperm banking program at Seattle Children’s oncology program, analyzed referral patterns of teenagers to pediatric vs. adult oncology cancer treatment centers in Washington State, and demonstrated the feasibility of assessing quality of life in AYA cancer patients using tablet computers. She is participating in a study to investigate the relationship between age, gene expression signature and treatment modality on the survival of adolescent and young adult women with breast cancer. Johnson is the Medical Co-Chair of the Steering Committee for the Lance Armstrong Young Adult Alliance, Head of the Breast Cancer Biology Subcommittee of the Lance Armstrong Young Adult Alliance, and a founding member of the NCI-Designated Cancer Centers Working Group for AYA Oncology.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 25 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

Medical School: Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University

Graduation Date: in 1994

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Mary Bridge Children's Hospital
  • Tacoma General Hospital

Specialties: Medical Genetics , Pediatrics and Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Ambetter - CCCWA Exchange MRF
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Moda Health First Choice Network
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • Premera Heritage and Heritage Plus 1
  • Premera Heritage Signature
  • Premera LifeWise Connect
  • Premera MultiCare Connected Care
  • Premera VA Mason Med Center: Personal Care
  • Regence WA Preferred Provider Network
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Johnson's Office Information

Mary Bridge Childrens Health Center Clinic
311 S L St Fl 3
Tacoma, WA 98405
(800) 552-1419

Fax: (253) 340-3164
Website: Marybridge.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM

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