Shannon Johnson, DPT, Cert DN

Shannon Johnson, DPT, Cert DN

Physical & Hand Therapy

Foothills Region

Newton Physical Therapy

Shannon graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in biology from Piedmont College in 2004. She earned her master’s and doctorate degrees in physical therapy from the Medical College of Georgia.

Her extensive work experience includes outpatient orthopedics and sports medicine. She served as the outpatient physical therapy manager and chief physical therapist for the sports medicine program. Self Regional Healthcare in Greenwood, South Carolina.

Shannon is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association and a member of the Arthritis Foundation. She joined EmergeOrtho in 2010.

Shannon and her husband, Mark, have three children and a goldendoodle named Dansby.

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  • Undergraduate:
    • Piedmont College
    • Medical College of Georgia
  • Graduate: Medical College of Georgia


  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude from Piedmont College


  • American Physical Therapy Association
  • Arthritis Foundation

Specialties & Services

They treat you with respect take the time to understand what your needs are and work toward that gold of fixing the problem. Very professional in everything they do I love going there for treatment can't say that about many healthcare systems. I recommend EmergeOrtho to everyone I see.

Ronnie W


EmergeOrtho is full of wonderful doctors! They make sure they go over every little thing and explain stuff so that you understand. I have 4 different doctors here and have been pleased with them all.

Michelle M


A New Level Of Orthopedic Care Has Emerged

As our patient, you will benefit from a full range of orthopedic services, specialties and technologies, including physical and hand therapy, advanced imaging services, and urgent care walk-in services providing immediate diagnosis and treatment for urgent orthopedic conditions.