Dr. Trachella Johnson foy

Family Medicine
Jacksonville, FL
22 years experience female

Locations

New Berlin Family Practice

Jacksonville, FL

Address

3122 New Berlin Road, Jacksonville, FL
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida

Bankers Life and Casualty Company

Anthem BC Life & Health Insurance Company

Aetna Life Insurance Company

AvMed Health Plan

Cigna

Group Health Incorporated (GHI)

Universal Health Care

WellCare Health Plans

Unity Healthcare

Tricare

Medicaid

UF Health Jacksonville

jacksonville, FL

About

Bio

Medical Training at Morehouse School of Medicine Residency at the Mayo Clinic. I completed a mini-fellowship at Harvard AIDS Institute. I am Board Certified in Family Medicine. I was voted one of Jacksonville's Top Docs in the last 3 publications; Patient Choice Award x 6yrs, Most compassionate Doctor Award 2011- 2016. I was also voted as Woman of Influence 2013 by the Jacksonville Business Journal and received the Community Service Award from the Duval County Medical Society in 2013. The Woman of Steel Award in 2014 and Top 20 under 40 for Jacksonville Black Pages. I am the medical director of WE Care Jacksonville- which is the umbrella organization for all the free clinics in Jacksonville. I also am co-owner of Platinum Cutts Unlimited Barber and Beauty w my husband.

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Licenses

United States: Florida

Doctor Q&A

310 Answers
210 Agrees
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
MAny things: Most common cause of ear pain is an ear infection. If infection not present then pressure from sinuses and nasal congestion can cause ear ache. In m... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Investigate problem: This may be a statement after the fact - but it's important that the "period pain be investigated if it hasnt- there is the possibility of things lik... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Go see whats wrong: There are many possibly conditions that can cause this group of symptoms. It could be as simple as the flu or as serious as an autoimmune disease suc... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
NEEDS EVAL: It is difficult to say if this is a variation of your migraines or something more concerning- the symptoms you mention mae this pain something that n... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Go see doctor: Numbness/tingling/heavy feeling in leg can be signs of many different things including nerve problem coming from your back, your brain or lower legs. ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Needs eval: Implantation bleeding can occur - but w cycle being seven dys late- you may be having a miscarriage or threatened miscarriage- go see your doctor to c... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Prevpac (lansoprazole amoxicillin and clarithromycin) works: Prevpac (lansoprazole amoxicillin and clarithromycin) is a very effective way to treat the h. Pylori infection.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Many characteristics: Fibrocystic breast can have different characteristics- you can feel something that feels like a small "bb", a rock, a pea or just an area of irregular... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Go see your doctor: Headaches and dizziness can be seen in many conditions. Some concerning such as tumors, aneurysms or strokes and more commonly non life threatening i... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Dark quiet area: I'll start by saying that any new, changing, persistent or severe headaches should be evaluated by a doctor. But there are many things to do that are... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Depends on med: The short answer to the question is yes. However what is most essential is that you tell your doctor that you are breast feeding and they will make su... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
His dr can decide: This questions is best left to be answered by the doctors caring for your father= this one result is not the determining factor as to whether or not ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Need urgent eval: Would encourage urgent eval- pain in mid rt side can be related to many things including appendicitis, kidney stone, gallbladder d/s and other GI i... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
All test arent equal: It sounds like she is likely pregnant- the more days that pass- the more likely the test will be positive- a quantitative b-hcg will give the real ans... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Both: A pet scan usually is done with either a ct or MRI to create a 3-d image that evaluates the amount of active tracer seen in either the organs or bone... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Implanon/Nexplanon: At this point the Implanon (single capsule inserted under skin in arm) is considered most effective form of birth control. It has shown slight more e... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Yes and Later on: Yes you should still go and see your doctor to evaluate the pain in your eye. You may have a corneal abrasion. I would hold off on wearing contacts ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Some think so: Euphoria is a sense of well being and good health- so if relieving your bowels gives you this sense of health and well being - then yes ultimately t... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Diflucan (fluconazole) can cure yeast infections quicly- sometimes we may need to repeat if you have symptoms after 3 dys - but often one pill is en... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Visible irritation: Pagets disease of breat is a rare form of breast cancer. Symptoms include: -flaky or scaly skin on your nipple -crusty, oozing or hardened skin re... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Depends: The earache associated w sinus congestion can las as long as the sinus congestion is present- you may not always feel the sinus pressure but you cou... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Can be serious prob: There are many possibly causes including but not limited to tuberculosis, pneumonia, or tumor. Also other lung disease. Thus this symptom needs imm... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Many meds available: If this has been DX as migraines there are many tx options- the best med for acute migraines often belongs to a family called tryptans (imitrex, relp... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Infection/tumor/othr: There are many possible causes- it sounds like you may have enlarged lymph nodes which can be due to infection or tumor. The types of infection are ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: The Prevacid (lansoprazole) will be just one of the meds in the prevpak. You will just be adding the antibiotics when you get the full pack.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Go see dr: This can sometimes be a sign of herpes or other infection- the only way to correctly diagnose the rash would be to have someone see it.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Time to see ENT: If this is ongoing it would be best to see ENT for more extensive eval- sinus ct can be done to see if there is truly a sinus infection or if somethi... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
It: It is important to ask your doctor to help you understand your own personal risk for taking hormones.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Ignore: Ask your doctor to review your elders medications to clarify they are all necessary and appropriate.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Shots: Shots before; drink the water; no more.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Can not predict: All oral contraceptives will have weight gain as a listed side effect. But not every one gains weight. There is no way to predict what will happen w... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Go see doctor: Pain breast can be from any causes- most commonly a non harmful condition called "fibrocystic breast disease". Most concerning would be breast cancer-... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Abstinence/vasectomy: To truly avoid pregnancy- abstinence is the best form of contraception- however since it would mean eliminating a desireable behavior- the next best o... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Not sure related: The swollen lymph nodes and fatigue can be related to many different conditions- including but not limited to infections, autoimmune disease or cancer... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: There is a possibility of pregnancy whenever cycle is late. However occasionally women can get delay in cycle for other reasons ( stress, thyroid p... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Your Very Young: Having a baby is a very personal decision and none of us can tell you what to do with your body. However at 18, unless you are wealthy & dont have to... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
It varies: It is not uncommon for a contusion such as is this to take a while to heal. However i would make certain that after a couple months of continued pain ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
ANA FIRST: The first test done is called an anti nuclear antibody or ana. If this test is positive then we proceed with further testing to look more specificall... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Need evaluation: There are many types of has that can occur. You had described possible cluster ha w "thunder clap ha". It would be important to note other symptoms... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Need evaluation: This irregularity in your cycle can be associated with many different things- some irregularity can be common. However you could have an infection (... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
?something else: The discharge you described can be seen with other infections. I recommend you return to your doctor for another pelvic exam to eval for other infecti... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Can be normal: Mucoid discharge can be seen when you are pregnant. D/c that is concerning would be if it was bloody, discolored, odorous or associated with abdomina... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Depends on the pill: It depends on the type of birth control pill that you're taking to determine when you will come on your cycle.Most of the time you will start your cyc... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Possible infection: This can be seen in patients who have urine infections that is from bladder or kidneys. A simple test of the urine can be done in your doctors office... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Make: Make sure to ask your dentist what foods you can and can not eat.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Ignore: Make your home trip and fall proof. Hip fractures have a very poor prognosis.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Go see Dr: On occasion home pregnancy test may be negative even with actual early pregnancy. It would be helpful to go in and have a blood test done by your do... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Drink your calories: Alcohol contains calories and calories translate into pounds. 3500 calories equals on pound. So when you drink alcohol it goes directly toward yo... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Not really: Spotting or breakthrough bleeding can be very common in young women. However it depends on your other symptoms as to whether or not it is a concern. I... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 22 years experience
PPI's and avoidance: Ulcers if bleeding can be treated if they are cauterized during endoscopy. But basic way to treat ulcer is with meds called ppi's- this is nexium, pr... Read More
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Testimonials
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Recommendations
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Thank you notes
Mar 13, 2013
Knowledgeable and caring. What more could you ask for?
HealthTap member
Mar 17, 2013
Dr Johnson-Foy is a genuine person who does what she does because she wants to help people. She is compassionate and knowledgeable. All she wants is for her patients to be well and she does everything...Read More
HealthTap member
Dec 19, 2015
Because she is an awesome person first of all, loving, kind , easy to talk to and most of all a fantastic Doctor
HealthTap member
This saved my life. Thank You! I take medicine for prostate inflamation, overactive bladder.My blood was check and its OK.Uric acid at its peak point.I still urinate a lot
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Thanks for your quick reply! My q is wheather any medcine toi mprove my heart EF now35 and double vessal black myocsrdisl infection
HealthTap member
Thanks doctor Johnson But I've had the first 3 meds on your list. and a lot of Beta blockers. I've lost weight from some of them.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Morehouse School of Medicine, GA
Graduated 2001MD

Residency

MAYO CLINIC

Awards

Patient Choice Award 2008- 2013
Compassionate Doctor Award 2011, 2012 2013
Jacksonville Top doctors 2008 and 2011, 2012, 2013

Publications

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