Benjamin Johnson, PA-C, returned to Lubbock Sports Medicine as a physician assistant in the summer of 2014.  He previously served as the clinic coordinator for Dr. Scovell as a certified athletic trainer.  Ben attended Stephen F. Austin University and graduated in 2005 with his Bachelors of Science degree.   He then attended the Texas Tech University Health Science Center (TTUHSC) in 2008, earning his Master degree in Athletic Training.  He spent four years with Dr. Scovell before attending and graduating from the University of North Dakota's Physician Assistant program.
Ben works primarily with Dr. Field Scovell and is closely involved in all aspects of their patient's care.  Ben sees patients in the office, assists in all surgeries, and help with other regular duties including sports event coverage, education, and research.  He helps with the care of the Texas Tech Men and Women's basketball teams, the Texas Tech Women's soccer team, and several area high schools including Lubbock Cooper, Estacado, New Deal, Lockney, and many others. 

In addition to his role in the clinic, Ben has also been active with the Master of Athletic Training program at TTUHSC, serving as a guest lecturer and preceptor and has spoken at different conferences, including Southwest Athletic Trainer's Association convention.

Ben and his wife, Erin, live in Lubbock with their son, Jacob. 


-        Certified Physician Assistant
-        Certified Athletic Trainer
-        Licensed Athletic Trainer
-        American Heart Association ACLS Certification

Professional Memberships:

-        American Academy of Physician Assistants
-        National Athletic Trainers' Association
-        Southwest Athletic Trainers' Association
-        Texas State Athletic Trainers' Association 

In the Community: 

Ben Johnson, PA-C, ATC/L speaks to a group at the Southwest Athletic Trainers Association annual convention. He's segment was entitled, "Upper Extremity Injuries: Emerging Sports, Emerging Treatments". He is assisted by his clinic coordinator Erica Kelly, ATC/L.

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Our team at Lubbock Sports Medicine is here to provide excellent care for your initial injury.  
Follow up that great care by rehabing with our Lubbock Sports Rehab team. 

Lubbock Sports Medicine

4110 22nd Place
Lubbock, TX 79409
Phone: (806) 792-4329
Fax: (806) 792-2255
Monday-Friday: 8am - 5pm

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5044 Frankford Ave
Lubbock, TX 79424
Phone: (806) 792-7200
Fax: (806) 792-7225
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Friday: 8am - 12pm

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