Dr. Christopher Griggs, DO

Dr. Christopher Griggs, DO

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Age 42
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Dr. Christopher Griggs, DO is a vascular surgery specialist in Hickory, NC and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Kansas City College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2004 and specializes in vascular surgery, wound & burn care, and more.

1771 Tate Blvd SE

Hickory, NC 28602

Contact Information

(828) 322-9105

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • Comp Choice
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • CompCare
  • CompPsych
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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Venous Insufficiency
very high
more than 98% of peers
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
very high
more than 95% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Wound & Burn Care

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*
  • General Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diabetic Ulcers
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Foot Wounds
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Leg Wounds
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Toe Wounds
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Thrombosis
  • Venous Ulcer
  • Visceral Aneurysm
  • Wound and-or Ulcer Foot
  • Wound Infection
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61  Procedures

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Aneurysm Stenting
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
  • Arterial Duplex Ultrasound
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • In-Office Ultrasound
  • Laparotomy
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Mechanical Embolectomy
  • Mechanical Thrombectomy
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Angiograms
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Stenting
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Port Removal
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Stent-Assisted Carotid Angioplasty
  • Stenting
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Ultrasound, SMA
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Procedure
  • Vascular Shunt
  • Vascular Stenting
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vein Treatment
  • Venogram With Pressure Measurement
  • Venography
  • Venous Access Creation and Care
  • Venous and Arterial Thrombolysis
  • Venous Closure
  • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Venous Thrombolysis
  • Wound Care and Management
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University of Kansas / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Kansas City College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Southpointe Cleveland Clin Hlth Sys
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Southpointe Cleveland Clin Hlth Sys
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Deborah Heart And Lung Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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