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Rhett J Griggs MD

Rhett J Griggs MD

(970) 641-8899
Primary Specialties
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    (Board Certified)

Primary Office

Address:
104 West Ruby Avenue
Gunnison, CO 81230

Education

Bachelor's in occupational therapy - Loma Linda University
Doctorate of Medicine - Saba University School of Medicine

Other Specialties/Certifications

Internship - Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Residency training in orthopedic surgery - Maricopa Medical Center
Residency training in orthopedic surgery - University of Florida at Gainesville College of Medicine
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Areas of Expertise

Orthopedics, Sports Medicine, Sports Performance

Physician Bio

Dr. Rhett J. Griggs is a nationally recognized orthopedic surgeon who specializes in disorders of the hand, wrist, elbow, shoulder, and knee with a special interest in trauma and all sports related injuries. Dr. Rhett Griggs received his medical degree from Saba University School of Medicine and performed his internship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. Following his internship Dr. Griggs completed his 2nd and 3rd years of orthopedic residency with Maricopa in Phoenix, AZ where he gained extensive exposure to trauma and sports medicine. He completed his 4th and 5th years of residency at the University of Florida in Gainesville where again he had significant exposure to sports medicine and orthopedic trauma. Following his residency Dr. Griggs elected to obtain a fellowship in hand, elbow, and shoulder orthopedics.