Research Faculty

Lewis W Johnson, MD, CDE

Lewis W Johnson, MD, CDE
Appointed 06/03/02
Joslin Diabetes Center
3229 East Genesee Street
Syracuse, NY 13214

315 464-5540

Hospital Campus

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Medicine: Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Upstate Heart and Vascular Center: Cardiology

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Medicine

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Harvard Medical School, 1971, Medicine
  • Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 1969, Medicine
  • MD: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 1964

Clinical Interests

  • Diabetes mellitus, metabolic syndrome, and preventive cardiology

Education Interests

  • Diabetes mellitus and preventive cardiology

Research Interests

  • Diabetes mellitus and preventive cardiology

Specialties & Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Certified Diabetes Educator
  • Clinical Hypertension
  • Clinical Lipidology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes and Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Obesity


  • Adults


  • Ankle-Brachial Index Testing
  • Blood Glucose Test
  • Blood Tests to Determine Risk of Coronary Artery Disease
  • Diabetes Management


  • Society for Cardiac Angiography and Intervention, Fellow
  • American College of Cardiology (ACC), Fellow
  • American Society of Hypertension (ASH)
  • National Lipid Association (NLA)
  • American Diabetes Association (ADA)
  • American Heart Association (AHA)

Web Resources


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