Dr. Paul H. Griffith III, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 64

110 Hospital Rd Ste 201
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
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Dr. Griffith III's Experience

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Dr. Griffith III's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Dr. Griffith III Performs

  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
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Hospital Quality

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Calvert Memorial Hospital
100 Hospital Rd
Prince Frederick, MD 20678

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Calvert Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Center
Calvert Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Center
110 Hospital Rd Ste 201
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
Calvert Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Center
10845 Town Center Blvd Ste 101
Dunkirk, MD 20754
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    Dr. Griffith III's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Joint Drainage
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Steroid Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Hip Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Lupus
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Griffith III

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    2 Board Actions

    • Falsifying license renewal form  (6/18/2012)
    • Action Taken: Release from Prior Order
    • Summary: Dr. Paul H. Griffith, III; License # D24516

      Nature of Complaint:

      The Maryland Board of Physicians previously imposed conditions by the 08-25-2011 Consent Order.

      Action Taken-Termination of Conditions

      The physician has complied with the 08-25-2011 Consent Order conditions.

    • State: Maryland
    • Falsifying license renewal form  (8/25/2011)
    • Action Taken: Fine
    • Summary: Dr. Paul H. Griffith, III; License # D24516

      Nature of Complaint:

      The physician affirmed on his 2010 renewal application that he had obtained the required continuing medical education credit hours when the physician had not.

      Action Taken:

      The physician shall pay an administrative fine in the amount of $3,300.00 along with terms and conditions.

    • State: Maryland
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1978

    Residency Hospital

    Jackson Mem Hosp/Jackson Health
    University Of MD Med Sys
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Griffith III & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Griffith III's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.3
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    4.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Griffith III to family and friends

    4.3 out of 5

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    Dr. Griffith III's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

    9 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    9 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    9 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. Griffith III

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.2 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.3 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    9 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.9 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Calvert Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Center
    110 Hospital Rd Ste 201
    Prince Frederick, MD 20678
    (410) 535-1343 (Office)
    (410) 535-6954 (Fax)
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    Calvert Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Center
    10845 Town Center Blvd Ste 101
    Dunkirk, MD 20754
    (410) 535-1343 (Office)
    (410) 257-1829 (Fax)
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