Orthopaedic Surgery Internship
Washington University/B-JH/SLCH Consortium

Orthopaedic Residency
Washington University
St Louis School Of Medicine

Fellowship Trained
Joint Reconstructive Surgery
Spinal Surgery
Washington University

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Lloyd Johnson is an orthopedic surgeon at Alabama Bone & Joint Clinic in Pelham. Dr. Johnson received his undergraduate degree in chemistry from Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire, and attended medical school at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. After completing his residency, he completed both a reconstructive and a spinal surgery fellowship before returning to his hometown of Florence, Alabama in 2004. He has been with Alabama Bone & Joint since 2011. Dr. Johnson also sees patients at our Clanton location. Dr. Johnson and his wife Dr. Holly Johnson, who is a pediatrician in Alabaster, have three children.

extensive experience in the
management of complex
conditions, Diagnosis and
treatment of:

- General Orthopedics

- Orthopedic Sports Medicine

- Orthopedic Hand, Wrist, and Upper Extremity

- Orthopedic Foot, Ankle, and Lower Extremity

Upper Extremity

Dr. Johnson, a highly skilled and board-certified orthopedic surgeon, specializing in upper extremities. Dr. Johnson is a trusted expert in treating upper extremity conditions that affect the structures in the upper limbs, including the shoulder, elbow, forearm, wrist, and hand. He stays at the forefront of medical advancements, using state-of-the-art technology and advanced surgical techniques ensuring the best outcomes for his patients


Dr. Johnson is fellowship trained in orthopedic spine to effectively treat and accurrately diagnose your spine conditions. Non-surgical spine care refers to conservative treatment approaches aimed at managing and alleviating spine-related conditions without the need for surgical intervention. His treatment plans are often conservative as a first line of treatment for many spine conditions and can effectively relieve pain, improve function, and promote healing. However for a subset of Dr. Johnson's patients will require surgery or interventional nerve blocks to alleviate pain caused by nerve-related conditions. If spinal injuries are found Dr. Johnson may perform a Kyphoplasty procedure to address spinal fractures detected by diagnostic imaging during your clinical evaluation.

General Orthopedics

General orthopedic surgeries encompass a wide range of procedures that aim to diagnose, treat, and manage various musculoskeletal conditions and injuries.

Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Dr. Johnson expertise in addressing sports-related injuries, allows you to recover and return to your activities safely and efficiently. His treatment approach depends on the type and severity of your injury, some common orthopedic injuries and conditions can be treated by arthroscopic surgery, fracture management, cartilage restoration, and ligament reconstruction. Early intervention, accurate diagnosis, and a comprehensive treatment plan are key factors for achieving successful outcomes and promoting your long-term athletic performance.

Lower Extremity

Lower extremity conditions encompass a variety of conditions that affect the structures in the lower limbs, including the hip, thigh, knee, calf, ankle, and foot. Dr. Johnson will appropriate treat your lower extremity conditions depending upon on your specific diagnosis, the severity of your injury or condition, and create your individualized plan based on needs and goals. This personalized treatment plan approach aims to restore function, alleviate pain, and improve overall quality for your life.

Joint Replacement

Dr. Johnson is certified in total knee, partial knee, and hip replacement surgeries utilizing The Mako’s robotic-assisted system. Joint replacement surgery is typically recommended for individuals who have joint disease, which can be caused by conditions such as degenerative arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, avascular necrosis, fractures of the femoral neck, or functional deformities of the hip. These conditions can cause significant pain, reduced mobility, and decreased quality of life for patients, and joint replacement surgery can help alleviate these symptoms by replacing the damaged joint with an artificial one. The use of robotic assistance in joint replacement surgery, such as The Mako system, can enhance the precision and accuracy of the procedure, potentially leading to better outcomes and faster recovery times for patients. Patients considering joint replacement surgery should consult with a qualified orthopedic surgeon like Dr. Lloyd Johnson to determine if it is the right treatment option for their specific condition and needs.


Are you tired of living with persistent joint pain? Don’t let it limit your life any longer! Dr. Lloyd Johnson, III, a board certified orthopedic surgeon fellowship trained in reconstructive surgery, is here to help you navigate joint pain through advanced joint replacement surgery. 

Benefits of Joint Replacement Surgery:

Joint replacement surgery may provide long-lasting relief from chronic joint pain caused by arthritis, injury, or wear and tear. No more waking up with stiffness or experiencing discomfort during daily activities.

Imagine moving effortlessly, engaging in your favorite activities, and rediscovering the joy of an active lifestyle. Joint replacement surgery may restore joint function, allowing you to once again enjoy life to the fullest.

There are no guarantees with individual outcomes homever the majority of patients who undergo joint replacement will bid farewell to the limitations and restrictions imposed by joint pain. With joint replacement surgery, you have a chance to embrace independence, experience increased energy levels, and participate in activities you love.

Why Choose Dr. Lloyd Johnson, III:

Expertise and Experience: Dr. Lloyd Johnson, III is a highly skilled general orthopedic surgeon with a proven track record of successful joint replacement surgeries. His extensive experience ensures precision and optimal outcomes for his patients.

Personalized Care: Dr. Lloyd Johnson, III believes in a patient-centered approach. He takes the time to understand your unique needs, answer your questions, and develop a customized treatment plan tailored to your goals and lifestyle.

Take the First Step Towards Pain-Free Living!

Don’t let joint pain dictate your life any longer. Contact Dr. Lloyd Johnson, III today to schedule a consultation. Rediscover mobility, regain your independence, and embrace a pain-free future with joint replacement surgery performed by an expert general orthopedic surgeon.


Sports are exhilarating, but they come with the risk of injuries that can halt your progress and sideline you from your favorite activities. However, there’s no need to let these set backs keep you on the sidelines for long. Expert orthopedic surgeon Dr. Lloyd Johnson, III specializes in diagnosing and treating sports-related injuries and conditions, helping athletes of all levels recover and return to peak performance.

Common Sports-Related Injuries and Conditions:

Sprains and Strains: Ligament sprains and muscle strains are prevalent in sports. Dr. Lloyd Johnson, III provides accurate diagnoses while creating comprehensive treatment plans to facilitate your optimal healing to avoid long-term complications.

Fractures and Dislocations: Bone fractures and joint dislocations can occur due to high-impact sports or traumatic events. Orthopedic surgeons employ advanced techniques to realign bones, perform fracture repairs, and promote proper healing.

Tendon Injuries: Tendons play a crucial role in joint stability and movement. Dr. Lloyd Johnson, III specializes in treating conditions such as tendonitis, tendon tears, and ruptures, using both non-surgical and surgical approaches to restore your function.

Cartilage Injuries: Damage to cartilage, such as meniscal tears or articular cartilage lesions, can significantly impact joint function and cause pain. Dr. Lloyd Johnson, III delivers minimally invasive procedures, including arthroscopy and cartilage restoration techniques, to repair and restore your damaged cartilage.

Overuse Injuries: Athletes often face overuse injuries, such as stress fractures, tendonitis, and bursitis. Dr. Lloyd Johnson, III focuses on personalized treatment plans that address the underlying cause, alleviate pain, and prevent future injuries.

Dr. Lloyd Johnson, III not only treats your injuries but also focuses on rehabilitation and prevention strategies. He will guide you through the recovery process, offer rehabilitation exercises, and provide guidance on injury prevention techniques to keep you on the field for years to come.

Regain Your Competitive Edge Today!

Don’t let sports-related injuries hold you back from reaching your athletic potential. Contact Dr. Lloyd Johnson, III to schedule a consultation. Get back in the game with personalized care, cutting-edge treatments, and a dedication to helping you regain your strength, mobility, and competitive edge.


Navigating orthopedic issues can be overwhelming, but Dr. Lloyd Johnson and his caring team are here to guide you every step of the way. From pre-operative education and post-operative rehabilitation to ongoing support and follow-up care, Dr. Johnson will provide a seamless continuum of care. You can count on Alabama Bone and Joint Clinic for unwavering support throughout your treatment journey.

Don’t settle for anything less than the best orthopedic care. Experience unmatched expertise with Dr. Lloyd Johnson. Take the first step towards a healthier, pain-free future by scheduling an appointment at Alabama Bone and Joint Clinic today! Dr. Johnson looks forward to helping you regain your mobility and enjoy an active lifestyle once again!


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