Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (March 28, 2012)---William K. Johnston III, M.D., has joined the medical staff at Botsford Hospital in Farmington Hills. This board-certified urologist sees patients at three locations of Michigan Institute of Urology: 14800 Farmington Rd., Suite 103 in Livonia, (734) 261-7401; 25500 Meadowbrook Rd., Suite 225 in Novi, (248) 426-1300; and 20952 12 Mile Rd., Suite 200 in St. Clair Shores, (586) 771-6620.
After receiving his medical education from Albany Medical College in New York, Dr. Johnston finished surgical and urologic residencies at the University of California. He went on to complete a fellowship in laparoscopic, robotic and endourologic surgery at University of Michigan.
Dr. Johnston specializes in adrenal, kidney and prostate cancer and disorders. He has a U.S. patent on a new surgical instrument used for kidney cancer and has developed two iPhone applications, Kidney Stone App and Uroflow, that can be downloaded to help patients keep track of their fluid intake and to help patients assess problems that may be caused by an enlarged prostate.
Botsford Hospital is a multi-specialty 330 bed hospital and verified trauma center located in Farmington Hills, Michigan. The campus also houses an imaging center and a comprehensive care cancer center. Botsford Hospital is also home to an extensive medical education program and is part of Michigan State University's statewide campus system. Botsford Hospital each year cares for approximately 16,000 inpatients and more than 60,000 emergency and trauma patients with a team of 2,500 employees, 300 volunteers and more than 600 physicians. A not-for-profit hospital, Botsford provided almost $10.5 million in community benefit during its 2011 fiscal year.
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