Dr. John Griffin, MD

Colorectal SurgeryMaleAge 51

Dr. John Griffin, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Salt Lake City, UT. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Intermountain Medical Center and St. Mark's Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Griffin to book an appointment.

Dr. Griffin

Revere Health

1250 E 3900 S Ste 330 Salt Lake City, UT 84124
Accepting new patients

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Make an appointment at St. Mark's Hospital today at (801) 893-0864.

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Dr. Griffin has treated me for several issues and I appreciate his thorough approach and consideration of my needs. He’s an exceptionally talented surgeon. I experienced no complications with the surgery and healed very well.
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  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Did my STARR surgery successfully, and does follow-up colonoscopies with diagnoses/prevention measures. He also gives good advice for supplements. He deseves an A+ for what he has done for me.
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When I worked at St. Mark's, this is the doctor the nurses recommended. Great doctor, am planning my second colonoscopy with him.
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David L in Woods Cross – Jan 04, 2017
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Dr. Griffin is a wonderful Doctor. I always feel 100 percent confident with his healthcare decisions, and I know he has my best health in mind. I wouldn't want any other Doctor for my condition. THANK YOU!
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L. O'B in Coalville, UT – Jun 30, 2016
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Do your research. This is not a surgeon you wave working on your body.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Griffin, MD, FACS, FASCRS is originally from Portland, Oregon. He earned his Doctor of Medicine at Loma Linda University in Southern California. After...Read more

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

Colon And Rectal Clinic Of Orlando
Fellowship Hospital
Sound Shore Med Center
Residency Hospital
Sound Shore Med Center
Internship Hospital
Walla Walla College
Undergraduate School

Awards

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Is Dr. John Griffin, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. John Griffin, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Griffin frequently treats Anal or Rectal Pain, Hemorrhoids, and Sphincterotomy. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Griffin treats.

Where is Dr. John Griffin, MD's office located?

Dr. Griffin's office is located at 1250 E 3900 S Ste 330, Salt Lake City, UT 84124. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Griffin's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Anal or Rectal Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Griffin treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Griffin treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Hemorrhoids
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Griffin treats Hemorrhoids more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Griffin treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Sphincterotomy
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Griffin performs Sphincterotomy more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Griffin performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Griffin's conditions and procedures:

  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Megacolon
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcerative Colitis

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(801) 265-9139

Dr. Griffin accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Locations

Revere Health

Revere Health1250 E 3900 S Ste 330 Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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