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Kristina Hope Johnson, MD, FACS, FASCRS


Hartford HealthCare Medical Group


Colon & Rectal Surgery, Board Certified
General Surgery, Board Certified < Not accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Colonoscopy, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Laparoscopic Surgery, Sphincter Sparing Surgery

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Office Locations

  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group at Hartford Hospital Department of Colorectal Surgery

    85 Seymour Street
    Suite 425
    Hartford, CT 06106
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    Phone: 860.548.7336
    Fax: 860.524.2651

  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group Specialty Care

    399 Farmington Avenue
    Suite 200
    Farmington, CT 06032
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    Phone: 860.548.7336
    Fax: 860.229.8893

  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

    Gateway Medical Office Park - South
    330 Western Boulevard
    Glastonbury, CT 06033
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    Phone: 860.246.2071
    Fax: 860.633.2466


Dr. Kristina Johnson is board certified in both general as well as colorectal surgery and has been in practice at Hartford Hospital for the past thirteen years. Her practice is focused on both cancerous and noncancerous colorectal disease processes. Dr. Johnson has advanced specialty training in the treatment of pelvic floor disorders, including incontinence, rectoceles, prolapse as well as anorectal diseases and also practices minimally invasive surgery. As associate clinical professor at the University of Connecticut, Dr. Johnson is actively involved in resident and medical student education. In addition, she is primary investigator on a number of active research studies focused on advancing the therapeutic options available for some common surgical complications. Dr. Johnson is married, the mother of two children and has a special interest in the treatment of pelvic floor weakness associated with childbirth. 2011 Connecticut Magazine Ranked Top Doctor in Connecticut, Colorectal Surgery 2010 Connecticut Magazine Ranked Top Doctor in Connecticut, Colorectal Surgery



  • Catholic Univeristy of America (Washington, D.C.) 1990 BA

Medical School

  • University of Florida School of Medicine 1994 MD


  • Albert Einstein Medical Center 1994-1999, Surgery


  • Grant Medical Center 1999-2000, Colon and Rectal Surgery

Faculty Appointments

University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Assistant Clinical Professor

Professional Organizations

American College of Surgeons, Fellow
American Society of Colon-Rectal Surgeons, Fellow
Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons