Frederic L. Johnstone II, MD For an appointment call: 253.845.9585


  • Orthopedic


  • Hand, Wrist & Elbow

Care Center:

Rainier Orthopedic Institute

Clinic Locations:

  • Bonney Lake
  • Puyallup

Frederic Johnstone, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with a clinical interest in hand surgery and upper extremity disorders. After completing medical school, followed by an internship at Madigan Army Medical Center, he then served a little over a year as a flight surgeon in Korea. He also served in Desert Storm with the 28th Combat Support Hospital. He has served as chief of orthopedics, orthopedic residency director, and chief of Surgery at Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, WA. After retiring from the military, he joined several of his former military colleagues at Rainier Orthopedic Institute. Since then, he has been active in leadership positions at MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital serving as president of the medical staff and currently serving on the MultiCare Good Samaritan Regional Oversight Board.

In his spare time, Dr. Johnston enjoys gardening, landscaping, cycling, and model railroading. He is also a volunteer Wrangler at the Puyallup Rodeo.

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Education & Fellowship

BA, Johns Hopkins University
MD, Vanderbilt University Medical School

Orthopedic surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center

Orthopedic hand surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center

Board certification
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Affiliations

Member, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Member, MultiCare Good Samaritan Regional Oversight Board
Chief of orthopedics and chief of surgery (former), Madigan Army Medical Center
President of the medical staff (former), MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital

Surgical Facilities

The Surgery Center at Rainier
MultiCare Health System