Dr Rowena Johnson
Consultant Musculoskeletal Radiologist
- Plain XR
Training & Background
- Qualifications : MB ChB FRCR
- Year first qualified: 2006
- GMC number: 6144648
- Main NHS base : Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Dr Johnson undertook her radiology training at Imperial College NHS Trust, London, followed by two fellowships in musculoskeletal radiology – one at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London and a second fellowship in Toronto, Canada, during which time she worked at several large centres of excellence including Mount Sinai, Toronto Western and Toronto General Hospitals. She has worked at Great Ormond Street Hospital, London and Sick Kids, Toronto and other internationally recognised hospitals, including St Mary’s Charing Cross, Hammersmith and the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital (Stanmore), giving her varied and comprehensive experience.
Dr Johnson specialises in the imaging, diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal disorders. This includes bone, joint, muscle, ligament, tendon and spine abnormalities, sports injuries and tumours such as sarcomas, rheumatology, orthopaedics and spinal disorders and image-guided treatment of musculoskeletal disorders.
Research & Teaching
Prior to radiology Dr Johnson worked as a Clinical Editor for the prestigious British Medical Journal. Her current roles as the Editor of the Royal College of Radiologists Newsletter and Advisory Editor to the Clinical Radiology journal ensures she stays at the forefront of new research and developments in her field. She has sat on several committees including at the British Institute of Radiology.
Dr Johnson lectures nationally and internationally and has organised several successful ongoing teaching courses. She was selected to complete formal Leadership and Management Programmes both at Imperial and Oxford.
- British Institute of Radiology
- Royal College of Radiologists
- Professional Support and Standards Board