Dr Frank Johnson M.D., Dip. Sports Med.
Dr. Frank Johnson’s brings cutting edge treatment techniques to his new hometown of Cochrane that he has learned in the USA and in London, England.
Dr. Johnson currently focuses on providing Stem Cell Stimulating treatments for these 5 conditions:
1) Knee Injuries and Arthritis
2) Hip Injuries and Arthritis
3) Shoulder Injuries and Arthritis
4) Rotator Cuff Tendonitis and Elbow Tendonitis
5) Achilles Tendonitis and Patellar Tendonitis
Originally only available in major cities in the USA and Europe, these Stem Cell Stimulating Treatments, such as Platelet-Rich Plasma and Prolo therapy, trigger the body’s own Local Stem Cells to kick-start a natural healing response to injury and arthritis.
As an athlete, he won 4 Provincial Team Championships with the University of Windsor Track and Field Team in the late 1990's as a High Jumper and Decathlete. He then went on to complete his medical training in Netherlands Antilles (St. Maarten), the United Kingdom (London), and the United States (The University of Arkansas and St. Joseph Hospital in Denver, Colorado), before returning to Canada in 2010.
Back home in Canada, he completed his qualifications in Sports Medicine and was chosen to work at the Canadian National Track and Field Championships in 2011 and 2012 before being selected as the Athletics Canada Team Physician for the IPC Paralympic World Championships in 2013 in France. Most recently, he has worked with the best Triathletes in the world at the world-famous Ironman World Championships in Hawaii in 2016 and 2017.