The Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Department of Anesthesiology
The Department of Anesthesiology

Faculty Biography

Compassionate Care While You Sleep


Sonya A. Johnson, M.D.

Assistant Professor

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Education and Post-Graduate Training

  • B.A. in English, Dilllard University, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Postgraduate Study in Biology, McNeese State University, Lake Charles, Louisiana
  • M.D., Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee
  • Internal Medicine Internship, The University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Houston, Texas
  • Anesthesiology Residency, The University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Houston, Texas

Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas, Department of Anesthesiology, 2000 – Present
  • Attending Anesthesiologist, Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital, Houston, Texas, 2000 – Present
  • Attending Anesthesiologist, Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas, 2000 – Present

Professional Organizations

  • Texas Medical Association

Selected Publications

  1. Hagberg CA, Johnson S, Pillai D:  Effective use of the esophogeal tracheal combitube following severe burn injury.  Case Report, J Clin Anesth 15:463-466, 2003.
  2. Pivalizza EG, Rabb MF, Johnson S:  Fatal hydrocephalus in a patient with neurofibromatosis.  Case Report, Anesthesiology 92:630, 2000.

Faculty Biography

Sonya A. Johnson, M.D.
  • Sonya A. Johnson, M.D.
    Assistant Professor
  • The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    6431 Fannin Street, MSB 5.020
    Houston, Texas 77030
  • e-mail: Sony.A.Johnson@uth.tmc.edu