Charles E. Johnston, M.D., is consulting staff at Scottish Rite for Children.

Charles E. Johnston, M.D.

Consulting Staff


  • Scoliosis & Other Spine Disorders
“My son had scoliosis surgery this week, and we feel blessed to have had Dr. Johnston do his surgery. I would highly recommend if you have a child that has scoliosis to check out Scottish Rite Hospital. You will not be disappointed.”

  • Scottish Rite for Children
  • Children’s Health Dallas
  • Parkland Health & Hospital System
  • Abilene State School
  • Denton State School


  • Yale University
  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons


  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Bexar County Hospital Surgery (categorical)


  • University of Virginia Medical Center Orthopaedic Surgery


  • Scottish Rite for Children Harrington Fellowship of Pediatric Orthopaedics and Scoliosis

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1984

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America 
    • Program Committee, chairman, 1995 
    • Membership Committee, chairman, 1991-1992 
  • Scoliosis Research Society 
    • Instrumentation Committee, chairman, 1993 
    • Nominating Committee 
    • Growing Spine Committee 
    • Worldwide Course Committee 
  • Dallas County Medical Society 
  • Texas Medical Association 
  • American Orthopaedic Association 
  • Texas Orthopaedic Association 
  • European Pediatric Orthopaedic Society 
  • Spine Deformity Study Group, member 
    • Early Onset Scoliosis Study (EOSS), leader 
  • Growing Spine Study Group, executive committee 
  • Orthopaedics, editorial board 
  • Spine, reviewer 
  • The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, reviewer
  • Tachdjian’s Pediatric Orthopaedics, Third, Fourth and Fifth Editions, contributing author 
  • Journal of Children’s Orthopaedics, editorial board

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