Temeka L. Johnson, M.D., FACOG, was born in Cairo, Georgia, and raised in Bainbridge, Georgia. She attended Bainbridge High School graduating with a 4.0 at the top of her class in 1990. She was selected for membership in the National Honor Society, voted Most Likely to Succeed by her senior class, was elected Homecoming Queen in 1989 and Prom Queen in 1990 of Bainbridge High School. Her undergraduate degree is a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Albany State University where she was a Magna Cum Laude graduate in 1994. She was also an active member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. She attended Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia, and received her medical degree in 1998.
Dr. Johnson received her Resident Education at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. There she received many honors: Resident of the Month Award at Hutzel Hospital, Hutzel Hospital Patient Advocate Award, and the Student Educator Award. She was the Resident delegate to the American Society of Reproductive Medicine Conference and received the FitzRoy Younge Obstetrics/Gynecology – National Medical Association Award and Scholarship. Dr. Johnson is Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Dr. Johnson has the ability to easily communicate with girls and ladies of all ages and walks of life. Her Christian spirit pervades her medical practice as she enjoys teaching women and female adolescents about their reproductive health and preventive medicine. She is a pro-life supporter with the other physicians at East Lakeland OB/Gyn Associates and speaks to special church and school groups promoting abstinence.
As a Fellow in the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and a member of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Dr. Johnson maintains the latest techniques in order to continuously improve women’s healthcare. Dr. Johnson married in 2003 and has two children. She resides in Brandon with her husband and children.