John E. Griffin DMD, FACS
Dr. Griffin is a distinguished board-certified surgeon with more than twenty years of demonstrated excellence in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. He is the director of the highly competitive and internationally recognized post-graduate fellowship program in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. He is the founder of the program and this demonstrates his commitment to a lifetime of leadership, teaching, research, and excellence in surgery.
Dr. Griffin has been the Chief of Surgery and the Chief of Staff at Baptist Memorial Hospital. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial surgery and served as a board examiner for many years. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.
He is the Author of multiple text books and has made many contributions to the scientific literature.
He formed the Griffin Institute that is responsible for providing training to surgeons from all around the world. He also formed the Griffin Foundation that provides corrective surgery to needy children for correction of ear deformities.