Dr. Jeffrey M. Johnsrud decided to pursue a career in medicine because
he enjoys helping people maintain good health. He strives to always provide
the highest quality medical care possible, and always has his patients'
best interests at heart.
Dr. Johnsrud received his medical degree from the University of Southern
California in Los Angeles. He then completed his surgical internship and
subsequent residency at Los Angeles County USC Medical Center in Los Angeles,
California. Dr. Johnsrud is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
He actively participates in the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation
and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) at St. Joseph Hospital which
is honored to hold the designation as Comprehensive Center for bariatric
and metabolic surgery.
Today, Dr. Johnsrud maintains interest and expertise in a wide range of
surgical fields, including laparoscopic bariatric surgery, laparoscopic
surgery, hernia repair and gall bladder surgery. He also has an interest
in utilizing robotics in the advancing field of minimally invasive surgery.
Dr. Johnsrud is an active member of the American Society for Metabolic
and Bariatric Surgery.
When he is not working, Dr. Johnsrud enjoys swimming, surfing and reading.