Dr. Jay C. Johnston was born and raised in Oklahoma City, and is a proud Putnam City Pirate, and Central State (UCO) Broncho. He attended medical school at the University of Oklahoma, and did his Ophthalmology residency at OU as well, finishing in 1971. He began his private practice in downtown Oklahoma City with Dr James Mills shortly thereafter, and has been on staff at St. Anthonys hospital and Mercy Hospital ever since. Dr. Jay is life member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and numerous other state and national medical societies.
He has provided free Ophthalmology services for patients of Oklahoma City's Variety Clinic for decades. After almost 40 years of serving Oklahoma City Dr Jay continues to have a passion for all aspects of comprehensive medical eye care, cataract surgery, lacrimal and tear duct surgery.