Dr. Susan Griffee, MD

Dr. Susan Griffee, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
36 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Susan Griffee, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 3 years. She specializes in pain medicine, musculoskeletal medicine, and more.Read her story

Gulf Coast Pain Institute

4901 Market Place Rd

Pensacola, FL 32504
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Griffee'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. Griffee's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Griffee "Dr. Griffee earned her medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. She completed her residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, followed by a Fellowship in Pain Medicine at Louisiana State University in New Orleans. She also holds a Master's of Education degree in Sports Management from the University of New Orleans. Dr. Griffee has been published in medical journals and has served in various leadership roles during her career. An accomplished athlete, she has participated in marathons, Ironman competitions and cycling events.on."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Griffee "Dr. Griffee's care philosophy is to provide patient-centered compassionate care.  She understand the complexity of painful conditions and works to build relationships with her patients.  She provides individualized care focused on improving each patient's function and quality of life.  "

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

57  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tension Headache
  • Torticollis
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vascular Disease
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19  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • University Of New Orleans
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • University Of Tennessee / Memphis / College Of Medicine & Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015
  • Advanced Spine Fellowship, Texas Spine and Joint (Tyler, Tx)
    Other Education | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Griffee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Griffee's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Griffee to family and friends
16 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Griffee's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

She has to be the worst doctor for pain I have ever seen! She was quick to order a procedure for my back pain but when it comes to being in pain HANG IT UP!! She tried her little speech about how she doesn't prescribe narcotics but two people before me that seen her had scripts for Lortab!! Yes a...more
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Dr. Griffee was very professional and friendly. My back pain is no longer an issue thanks to her. I would definitely recommend making an appointment with her.
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I had been going to a chiropractor for issues with my back and wanted a referral to see a doctor off base. I was recommended Dr. Susan Griffee and she was very professional and answered all of concerns and questions in regards to my appointment. I would highly recommend Dr. Griffee to family and...more
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Dr. Griffee is very personable and immediately puts you at ease. She works diligently to find the least invasive method to deal with pain.
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Dr. Griffee is very willing to listen to patient concerns and to help work toward the best solution!
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