William H. Johnson, III, M.D., F.A.C.S.


Past President of Coastal Cardiovascular & Thoracic Associates, P.A., 1985-2014 (rotation) until its dissolution in August 2014.


The current owner of :

Atlantic Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeons, LLC



  • Pre-doctoral 1970, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL--B.S.  Interim between college and medical school, taught and coached at Wildwood High School.

  • 1978, University of Miami, Miami, FL--M.D.

  • Post-doctoral 1978-1983, Baylor University College of Medicine, Houston, TX, general and vascular surgery

  • Doctoral 1983-1985,  University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences, Memphis, TN, thoracic and cardiovascular surgery

Board Certificate: 

  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery


  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons


  • Michael DeBakey International Surgical Society

  • Volusia County Medical Society

  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons

  • Florida Society of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgeons

  • President 2016-Current


  • Florida, ME36700

  • Texas, F6797

Staff Member:

  • Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center, 1985-Present

  • Daytona Beach, FL  32117


  • Cromartie RS, Johnson WH, Arrants JE, Wuamett JD:  Surgical Management of Bilateral Carotid Body Tumors with Carotid Artery Stenosis.  J FLA Med Assoc 75: 587-589: 1167

  • Cromartie RS, Johnson WH, Arrants JE, Wuamett JD:  Surgery for Angina Pectoris:  Historical Aspects.  J FLA Med Assoc 76: 519-522, 1989

  • Johnson WH, Pate JW, Walker WA, Cole RH, Owen EW:  Spontaneous Rupture of the Esophagus:  A 30-Year Experience.  Ann Thoracic Surgery 1989, 47: 689-92

  • Cromartie RS, Johnson WH, Arrants JE, Wuamett JD, Holt, JB:  Simplified Method for Candidate Selections for Radial Artery Harvesting:  Ann Thoracic Surgery 1998, 65: 1167