Deanna Johnson, MD

Dr. Johnson is now accepting new patients as of September 1, 2018

Dr. Johnson is a board-certified adult psychiatrist who returned to Alaska to practice in 2005.  She lived in Alaska 1989-1995 after completing her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at Western Washington University in Bellingham, WA.  She began medical school in 1994 through the Alaska WAMI program, spending the first year of medical training in Anchorage, then moving to Seattle to completed her training.  She completed her Psychiatry Residency Training also through the University of Washington.   After practicing two years in Spokane, she was eager to return to Alaska, her adopted “home.” 


Dr. Johnson practiced the last 13 years as an attending psychiatrist treating the acutely ill at Providence Alaska Medical Center’s inpatient Mental Health Unit.  She also provided psychiatric consultations for the medically hospitalized/ill for 11 years and was Chair of the Psychiatry Department for 6 years.   She is very excited to now develop an outpatient practice along with her colleagues at Willow Medical and Wellness and at True North TMS.  She provides diagnostic evaluations, pharmacotherapy, and psychotherapy.  She specializes in mood conditions, anxiety conditions, adjustment disorders, life transitions, ADHD, and other conditions.  She will be part of the True North TMS  team to provide additional treatment options for patients.  Some of her varied interests are photography, hiking, canoeing, traveling, quilting, and retired sled dogs.

Willow Medical & Wellness
920 East 72nd Avenue
Anchorage AK 99518
Tel: 907.222.0753
Fax: 907.222.0754