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John Griffin, MD

John Griffin, MD

Plastic Surgery San Mateo, CA

MD Plastic Surgery Associates

Office Address

Office Map
  • 50 S San Mateo Dr
    Suite 460
    San Mateo, CA 94401
    Phone: (650) 348-5882
    Fax: (650) 348-0394

Dr. Griffin's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Plastic Surgery: Hand
  • Clinical Interests: fat grafting

Dr. Griffin's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • PhysicianPlastic Surgery Associates
    Office Operating Room
  • PhysicianChildren’s Hospital of Oakland
    Medical Staff
  • PhysicianStanford Hospital
    Courtesy Medical Staff
  • PhysicianCalifornia Pacific Medical Center
    San Francisco, CA
    Medical Staff
  • PhysicianMills/Peninsula Hospitals
    Medical Staff

Dr. Griffin's Education & Medical Training

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical SchoolUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical SchoolFellowship, Hand Surgery
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical SchoolUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical SchoolResidency, Plastic Surgery
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical SchoolUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical SchoolResidency, General Surgery
  • U of TX SW Med Ctr at Dallas, Med SchUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical SchoolMedical School
  • Rice UniversityRice UniversityOther Training, B.A., Studio Art/Art History

Dr. Griffin's Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical License2003 - 2014
  • TX State Medical LicenseTX State Medical LicenseActive through 2013
  • American Board of Plastic SurgeryAmerican Board of Plastic SurgeryPlastic Surgery
  • American Board of Plastic SurgeryAmerican Board of Plastic SurgeryHand Surgery

Dr. Griffin's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Plastic Surgery Resident Excellence in Research Award2002
  • Southwestern Medical FoundationAcademic ScholarshipSouthwestern Medical Foundation, 1993-1997
  • National Scholastics Art AwardsDeerfield Academy Senior Art AwardNational Scholastics Art Awards, 1989

Dr. Griffin's Publications & Presentations

Journal Articles

  • MicrosurgeryJohn R. Griffin, James F. Thornton, Selected Readings in Plastic Surgery, 1/1/2012
  • A Perspective on the Current State of Breast ReconstructionGriffin JR, San Mateo Medical Society, 1/1/2010
  • Nasal ReconstructionJohn R. Griffin and James F. Thornton, Seminars in Plastic Surgery, 1/1/2009
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Green’s Operative Hand SurgeryChapter: The Contracted Clasped Thumb
    John R. Griffin and Marybeth Ezaki
    Editors: 5th edition.
    2005

Lectures

  • Secondary and Revision Procedures in Breast ReconstructionSan Francisco, CA - 3/2/2013
  • Open House for Breast Cancer Patients: Community Breast Health Project/Breast Cancer Connections1/1/2013
  • Current Options in Breast ReconstructionSan Francisco, CA - 3/3/2012
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Other

  • Rhinoplasty instructional video - Component dorsal reduction/Tip refinement using invisible grafts/Suture techniques (Co-Editor with Rohrich RJ)Griffin JR
    1/1/2002

Dr. Griffin's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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