Dr. Jennifer F. Johnson

VMD. CVPP

A Philadelphia native, Dr. Johnson worked as an associate veterinarian for 14 years before owning and operating Stoney Creek Veterinary Hospital in Morton, PA, for 10 years. During her tenure as practice owner, the hospital grew from a 2-doctor practice to employ 6 veterinarians and 45 team members, emphasizing preventative care and personalized family medicine.

Pain management has always been a priority in her practice. Her special interest is the use of therapeutic laser for the treatment of pain. In 2012, she achieved Certified Veterinary Pain Practitioner (CVPP) qualification through the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management (IVAPM). Now relocated to Arizona and a full-time educator, Dr. Johnson speaks nationally on pain management, laser therapy and digital thermal imaging, stressing the importance of pain identification in general practice. She recently authored the chapter on pain management for Laser Therapy in Veterinary Medicine, published in 2017. Dr. Johnson serves on the board of the IVAPM, currently as President-elect and is also a board member of eagleYcondor, providing children’s education and high volume spay/neuter and medical care for animals in poor communities in Ecuador.