Dianne Bennett-Johnson, MD, FACP, is the medical director of medical management services. A board certified in internal medicine, Dr. Bennett-Johnson has been a practicing general internist for more than 30 years and is the founder and owner of Appointed Physicians Medical Center in Gwinnett County, a full-service primary care medical center. Before joining Alliant, Dr. Bennett-Johnson worked at the Mt. Sinai Hospital Near North Health Center and at Cook County Hospital and affiliates, both in Chicago. She was also with Peachtree Corners Medical Center in Norcross for five years.

Dr. Bennett-Johnson’s volunteer efforts also include Open Hand, which uses home-delivered meals and nutrition education to help people prevent or better manage chronic disease. She was named “Georgia’s 2012 Favorite Doctor” by Coventry Health Care of Georgia which included a six-person panel who reviewed the finalists who were nominated by their patients. Her teaching experience includes the University of Illinois College of Medicine, Mercer University School of Medicine and Emory University’s Physician Assistant Program.

Dr. Bennett-Johnson earned her bachelor’s degree from Illinois Wesleyan University, received her medical degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago Abraham Lincoln School of Medicine, and did her residency in internal medicine at Northwestern University, Evanston Hospital. She is certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Basic Life Support (BLS). Dr. Bennett-Johnson is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and a member of the Medical Association of Georgia, Atlanta Medical Association, Georgia State Medical Association and National Medical association. She is affiliated with Northside Hospital and volunteers at non-profits in the community.