About The Layman’s Doctor


Samantha C. Johnson is The Layman’s Doctor.

She is a Jamaican doctor who studied at the University of the West Indies (UWI).

During her time at UWI she realised that there is a gap between medical and non- medical professionals.

The name The Layman’s Doctor came out of this need and aim to bring medicine home.

Keep up with Samantha on Instagram and Twitter.



Learn more about the views of The Layman’s Doctor by reading the Mission and Vision Statement.

Mission Statement:

The Layman’s Doctor aims to simplify health in a way that is relatable, holistic and understandable to persons looking for more information about their wellbeing. Focusing on the physical, mental and emotional aspect with the goal of bringing medicine home.

Vison Statement:

To be one of the catalysts for health education in Jamaica and the wider community.

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