Dr. Arthur Johnson Joins Baptist Health Neuroscience Center-Fort Smith

FORT SMITH, Ark. – Arthur Johnson, MD, recently joined Baptist Health Neuroscience Center-Fort Smith.

Dr. Johnson is a board-certified neurosurgeon with more than 30 years of experience. He has practiced medicine in the River Valley since 1998. His services include minimally invasive spine surgery, as well as surgery of the neck, brain and back.

Dr. Johnson earned his medical degree from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine. Prior to coming to Arkansas, Dr. Johnson was in the Air Force and served as a staff Neurosurgeon and Lt. Colonel for the 59th Medical Wing of the Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center in San Antonio, Texas.

Baptist Health Neuroscience Center-Fort Smith is located inside the Baptist Health Medical Plaza at 1500 Dodson Ave. Mohammad Owais, MD, and Elizabeth Holmes, APRN, also provide care at this location. The clinic is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call (479) 709-7175 for more information.

For more information about the services that Dr. Johnson provides, visit or call Baptist Health HealthLine at 1-888-BAPTIST.

Baptist Health is Arkansas’ most comprehensive health care organization with more than 200 points of access that include 11 hospitals; urgent care centers; a senior living community and over 100 primary and specialty care clinics in Arkansas and eastern Oklahoma. The system additionally offers a college with studies in nursing and allied health; a graduate residency program; and access to virtual care anytime, anywhere. Baptist Health, as the largest not-for-profit health care organization based in Arkansas, provides care to patients wherever they are through the support of approximately 11,000 employees, groundbreaking treatments, renowned physicians and community outreach programs. For more information about Baptist Health, visit, call Baptist Health HealthLine at 1-888-BAPTIST or download the myBaptistHealth app. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.