Joshua S. Griffin, MD
- Clinical Interests:
- arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery, shoulder, elbow, wrist, knee, and ankle
- Board Certification:
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 2010
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 2016
Texas A&M University Health Science Center College, 2015
Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons, Dr. Joshua Griffin is fellowship trained in sports medicine with an emphasis on arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist, knee, and ankle. His expertise includes the latest and most advanced techniques for minimally invasive surgery and reconstructive treatments, as well as nonsurgical management and rehabilitation. His goal is to provide quality orthopedic care through compassionate service, thorough evaluation and diagnosis, and proficient surgery and technique. He aspires to have each of his patients return to what they love most, whether that is sports, career, or playing with their grandchildren.
Dr. Griffin graduated Magna Cum Laude at Texas A&M University for his undergraduate degree, and completed medical school, graduating with prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha honors. After finishing his orthopedic surgery residency, he completed an additional fellowship year of subspecialty training in orthopedic sports medicine.
Dr. Griffin has extensive hands-on experience in sports medicine treating high school, collegiate, professional, and recreational athletes. He has worked with the Houston Texans, Houston Rockets, Houston Astros, Houston Dynamo, and the University of Houston. Dr. Griffin served as Head Orthopedic Team Physician for East Texas Baptist University. He has served as team physician for two 6A state championship teams with the Longview Lobos and Northshore Mustangs. Dr. Griffin is the team physician for Oak Ridge High School and participates in the care of athletes at other local schools.
Dr. Griffin is an assistant professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). He is also an active member with the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM).
Lane Bailey, Phd, PT; Joshua Griffin, MD; Mark Elliot, MD; Jennifer Wu, MD; Thanos Papavasiliou, DPT; Christopher Harner, MD; Walter Lowe, MD. Adductor Canal Nerve versus Femoral Nerve Blockade for Pain Control and Quadriceps Function Following ACL Reconstruction with Patellar Tendon Autograft: A Prospective Randomized Trial. Arthroscopy. 2019 Mar;35(3):921-929
Joshua Griffin, Travis L. Anthony, Donavan K. Murphy, Kindyle L. Brennan, Michael L. Brennan. What is the impact of age on reoperation rates for femoral neck fractures treated with internal fixation and hemiarthroplasty? A comparison of hip fracture outcomes in the very elderly population. Journal of Orthopaedics: Vol 13, 1. March 2016, 33-39
2017 American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada
Femoral Nerve Blockade versus Adductor Canal Blockade with Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Prospective, Randomized Clinical Trial
2015 Mid American Orthopaedic Association Meeting, Hilton Head, South Carolina
Guided Growth for the Correction of Deformity in Fibular Deficiency
2013 Southern Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, Palm Beach, Florida
2013 Eastern Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, Florida
What Is The Impact Of Age On Reoperation Rates For Femoral Neck Fractures Treated With Closed Reduction Percutaneous Pinning And Hemiarthroplasty?
2012 Western Orthopaedic Association Meeting, Portland, Oregon
Hemoglobin A1c Value in Relation to Total Knee Arthroplasty Complications
2007 University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas
Maternal Glucose Correlation with Spina Bifida Related Genes
UTHSC Medical School Research Forum
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