Dr. Griffin, a native of Virginia Beach, is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing shoulder, knee and elbow surgery as well as other sports related injuries. His training includes advanced experience in the most modern, arthroscopic minimally invasive reconstructive technologies. After graduating first in his medical school class with Honors in Research, Dr. Griffin completed his residency at the University of Virginia. He was then selected to receive advanced specialized training in sports medicine and shoulder surgery completing the internationally acclaimed fellowship at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, and following this fellowship spent additional time with surgeons at the Mayo Clinic. With over 50 publications/presentations and book chapters, academic medicine is a vital part of Dr. Griffin's practice as he remains at the forefront of research in arthroscopic shoulder techniques including rotator cuff repair, arthroscopic labral repair, shoulder stabilization, outcomes after shoulder replacement, knee ligament reconstruction, meniscus repair, and articular cartilage repair. In addition, Dr. Griffin specializes in reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, including total shoulder replacement, resurfacing, revision shoulder surgery and reverse shoulder replacement. Prior to joining Jordan-Young, Dr. Griffin worked with the Chicago White Sox and Chicago Bulls, DePaul University, University of Virginia and James Madison University athletes. Dr. Griffin takes pride in caring for each patient like a professional athlete, using the same meticulous approach to restore them to top-level performance in sports, work and day-to-day life. Dr. Griffin has lectured nationally and served as faculty at courses focused on shoulder surgery and sports medicine. This year his research will be presented at the American Shoulder and Elbow Society, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, and International Cartilage Restoration Society. Dr. Griffin's practice utilizes a combination of approaches designed personally for each patient.
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Dr. Griffin's Care Philosophy
Dr. Justin Griffin is dedicated to the treatment of all patients regardless of how minor or complex the problem. An advocate for education, research and patient care, Dr. Griffin is dedicated to helping his patients no matter if they are a professional athlete, weekend warrior or simply have a desire to get back to activities to remain healthy and active. Dr. Griffin's team approach is first to provide the highest level of clinical care to maximize outcome and recovery. In addition, he feels patient education is critical to facilitate shared decision making to achieving the best possible outcome. Finally, Dr. Griffin and his clinical and office staff strive to provide a warm, welcoming, and supportive patient experience.
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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Griffin to family and friends is 5 out of 5