Sheldon Johnson, MD

Dr. Johnson earned his bachelor’'s degree in biology from the University of New Orleans and continued his education at the University of Mississippi Medical School in Jackson, Miss. 

Upon graduating, Dr. Johnson completed his residency in radiation oncology at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute. After completing his residency Dr. Johnson served as radiation oncologist at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C.

Dr. Johnson has been with Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center in Baton Rouge, La., since 1981 and served as medical director from 1986-2001.




  • Radiation Oncology

Physician Groups

  • Southeast LA Radiation Oncology Group


  • English



  • Radiation Oncology: American Board of Radiology

Special Interests

Special Interests

Dr. Johnson Specializes in Cervical and Uterine Cancer.