General Surgery Newnan, GA

Breast, Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Director of Breast Surgical Oncology

Overview of Dr. Johnson

Dr. Anita Johnson is a general surgeon in Newnan, GA and is affiliated with Cancer Treatment Centers of America Atlanta. She received her medical degree from Morehouse School of Medicine and has been in practice 23 years. She is one of 10 doctors at Cancer Treatment Centers of America Atlanta who specialize in General Surgery.

Skills & Expertise

  • Breast cancer, Breast surgery, Surgical oncology (non-breast), Oncoplastic Surgery, Breast cancer in young women, Skin-sparing and nipple-sparing mastectomies, High-Risk breast cancer

Education & Training

  • Morehouse School of MedicineResidency, General Surgery, 1994 - 1999
  • Morehouse School of Medicine
    Morehouse School of MedicineClass of 1994
  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
    University of Arkansas for Medical SciencesFellowship, Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Medical College of GeorgiaFellowship, Surgery

Certifications & Licensure

  • GA State Medical License
    GA State Medical License 2003 - 2021
  • AR State Medical License
    AR State Medical License 2001 - 2021
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations


Press Mentions

  • Women Making a Mark: Anita Johnson
    Women Making a Mark: Anita JohnsonMay 30th, 2020


  • Member, Credentialing Committee 2015 - Present
  • Member at Large, Medical Executive Committee 2015 - Present
  • Founding Member of Sisters Organization, Komen 2015 - Present
  • Member, Genetics Committee for American Society of Breast Surgeons (ASBS)
  • Member, Bylaws Committee for Society of Surgical Oncology
  • Member, Taskforce for Governance for Medical Association of Georgia

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations