Dr. Sean M. Griggs, MD

Dr. Sean M. Griggs, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male | 51 years old

Dr Griggs is a fellowship trained, board certified orthopedic upper extremity surgeon. He did his...Read more

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Dr Griggs is a fellowship trained, board certified orthopedic upper extremity surgeon. He did his orthopedic surgery residency at Brown...
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Very kind, knowledgable, the office and staff where so helpful and walked me through my surgery!!
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

Procedures Performed

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgical Procedures
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

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  • 0
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Education

  • Medical School
    University of Louisville School of Medicine

    Graduated in 1991

  • Internship Hospital
    Brown University School of Medicine
  • Residency Hospital
    Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    University of Texas - Houston Medical school
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    University of Texas

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

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  • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Griggs' Care Philosophy

Dr Griggs is a fellowship trained, board certified orthopedic upper extremity surgeon. He did his orthopedic surgery residency at Brown University. Dr Griggs completed a year in hand, Upper Extremity and Microsurgery fellowship at the University of Texas in Houston, and a Shoulder and Elbow Surgery fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. After, a partnership at University Orthopedics Incorporated in Providence Rhode Island Dr Griggs joined Hand Surgery Associates in June of 2004. His training is inclusive of the entire upper extremity but he specializes in the elbow and shoulder