Dr. William K. JohnstonIII , MD

Urology

(586) 771-4820

Michigan Institute Of Urology
20952 E 12 Mile Rd Ste 200
Saint Clair Shore, MI 48081

Overview

Dr. William Johnston is a board-certified Urologist and former Director of Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Urology at Northshore University HealthSystem and Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago. He is an Editor for the Journal of Endourology and an Instructor of Robotic Surgery for Intuitive Surgical- having trained surgeons in robotic surgery across the country. He recently joined the Michigan Institute of Urology and practices in the western suburbs of Detroit near Ann Arbor, Michigan. Dr. Johnston completed his residency training at the University of California, Davis. He completed one of the first dedicated training programs (fellowships) in Laparoscopy and Robotic Surgery at the University of Michigan in 2003-4 and started the robotic program at Northshore. Dr. Johnston specializes in minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery for the treatment of adrenal, kidney, bladder, and prostate cancers. He also specializes in laparoscopic reconstructive surgery for ureteral pelvic junction obstruction (UPJ obstruction), the removal of atrophic or polycystic kidneys, and laparoscopic partial nephrectomy for renal masses. He has authored over 20 peer-reviewed publications and made over 50 presentations at national and world meetings. Dr Johnston has been the recipient of 2 Academic Achievement Awards for his research and, most recently, awarded the Outstanding Teaching Award at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. His primary research interests are in biomedical engineering where a recent project include developing novel fluorescent imaging techniques for robotic prostatectomy, launching iPhone apps called %u201CKidney stone app%u201D and %u201CUroflow%u201D to help patients track their fluids intake and output (respectively), and the development of a new laparoscopic instrument for kidney cancer that was issued a US Patent (7,591,817) in 2009. Dr Johnston is married with two children and a dog (Blue). When not working or with his family, he can usually be found trying to master the game of golf, running with his dog, or watching Michigan Football.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 22 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

Medical School: Albany Medical College

Graduation Date: in 1997

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Providence Hospital
  • Saint John Macomb-Oakland Hospital
  • Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital
  • Beaumont Hospital - Farmington Hills

Specialties: Urology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS IL PPO
  • BCBS MI Blue Care Network HMO Group Enrollees
  • BCBS MI PPO Plans Group Enrollees
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • HAP HMO Full Network
  • HAP Preferred PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. JohnstonIII's Office Information

Fax: (586) 677-1796
Website: Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM
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Doctor JohnstonIII's Other Office Information

Michigan Institute Urology
14800 Farmington Rd Ste 103
Livonia, MI 48154
(734) 261-7401

Fax:(734) 426-1741
Website:michiganurology.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Michigan Institute Urology
1 William Carls Dr Ste 210
Commerce Township, MI 48382
(248) 387-2733

Fax:( ,2) 248-3872
Website:michiganurology.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM
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Michigan Institute Urology
25500 Meadowbrook Rd Ste 225
Novi, MI 48375
(248) 474-6639

Fax:(248) 842-6131
Website:michiganurology.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-12:00 PM
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Michigan Institute Of Urology
12660 10 Mile Rd
South Lyon, MI 48178

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

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Physicians Specialty Care Ctr
1265 N Milford Rd
Milford, MI 48381
(248) 685-2222

Fax:(248) 868-5773
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-12:00 PM
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