About Dr Johnson

Dr Joseph Kuttiyil Johnson graduated from Kerala University, India. He completed his Post-graduate training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in SAT Hospital in Trivandrum obtaining his Diploma (DGO) and MD from Kerala University.

In 1997, Dr Johnson then went to the UK for further training and in 2000, he obtained Membership of The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (MRCOG) in the UK and Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (MRCPI) in O & G.

Whilst in the UK, he obtained the following additional qualifications:

  • A certified Colposcopist, obtaining his British Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology accreditation.
  • Combined Royal College of Radiologist and Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists Diploma in Obstetric Ultrasound (RCOG/RCR) in 2004.
  • Special skill module on Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery from the Royal college of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists.
  • UK Higher Specialist post-graduate training in Obstetrics & Gynaecology in 2006, obtaining the Certificate of Completed Specialist Training (CCT), from Yorkshire Deanery, University of Leeds.

In 2012 he was conferred FRCOG by the UK Royal College.

In 2008, he migrated to Australia and obtained Fellowship of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecology (FRANZCOG) accepted the position of Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist at Shoalhaven District Memorial Hospital. In 2009 he started working as Visiting Consultant at Nowra Private Hospital.


Dr Johnson aims is to provide his patients with evidence-based medical care of the highest quality. He exhibits honesty and professionalism at every interaction with patients as well as other healthcare professionals. He puts great emphasis on mutual trust, respect and understanding. His calm and supportive manner, combined with extensive clinical experience, is very reassuring for women. These attributes were repeatedly commented on by many patients and relatives on anonymous patient satisfaction surveys conducted by RANZCOG. Dr Johnson provides women with reliable advice on their health condition, in the right perspective, and how best to treat them.