Dr. John Grissom II, MD

Dr. John Grissom II, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. John Grissom II, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Wasilla, AK and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med and specializes in pain medicine.Read his story

3190 E Meridian Park Loop Ste 207

Wasilla, AK 99654

Contact Information

(907) 373-9460

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Grissom II performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Spondylosis
high
more than 88% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
normal
more than 68% of peers

Dr. Grissom II's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Grissom II's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Grissom II "Dr. John Thomas Grissom is a physician and the founder of Algone. He has over 26 years of medical experience, including 19 years in the field of pain management. His goal is to utilize every possible tool, from minimally invasive surgical techniques to physical medicine, in order to improve the function and quality of life in his patients. After spending his childhood in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Dr. Grissom enrolled at Delta State University and received his undergraduate degree in biology. He later attended the University of Washington School of Medicine, where he received his doctorate. His extensive medical employment history includes the following: Emergency room physician at Boone Hospital and the University of Missouri Anesthesiologist at St. Joseph's Hospital Co-director of the Munson Pain Clinic Anesthesiologist and partner at Valley Anesthesia Co-director of the Office of Pain Management at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center Medical director at Pioneer Peak Surgery Center Founder of Algone Interventional Pain Clinic Dr. Grissom is a member of the American Academy of Pain Medicine and the American Society of Anesthesiology. He has received certification in anesthesia and pain management by the American Board of Anesthesia. He has also served as an instructor for Medtronic, Boston Scientific and St. Jude Medical Neurological Systems. In his free time, Dr. Grissom enjoys traveling, skiing, fishing and watching SEC football."

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1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Grissom II does not have any board certifications listed.

63  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1957
  • Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Hosps and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Mo Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • St Joseph's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Grissom II has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Grissom II has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Grissom II's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Grissom II to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Grissom II's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

he has helped me so much that i was able to take my dogs for a walkn for the first time in 6 years he hears youn when you tell him how you feel and he understands!!!!! i trust him with my life 100%
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Hes running a pill mill......
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I had been a patient of his for 5 years after to pancreatic surgeries with acute pancreatitis. Over that five years he did absolutely nothing to change my pain regiment with increases or decreases to pain period after having a surgery on a 7 inch diameter hernia they forgot to give me antibiotics...more
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