Manual Therapy Fellowship, November 2011 – August 2014
Manual Therapy Institute
Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency, July 2010 – July 2011
Doctor of Physical Therapy, May 2010
Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, May 2006
Arizona State University
Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists (FAAOMPT)
Fellow Number 2159, August 2014
American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties - Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS),
Certification Number 41723, June 2012
Certified Integrative Dry Needling December, 2013
APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor September, 2011
Arizona Physical Therapy License #8990, July 2010 - Current
Griffin has been practicing in outpatient orthopedic physical therapy for 5+ years. He completed an American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) credentialed residency program in orthopedics during his first year of practice and then sat for the orthopedic clinical specialist exam (OCS). He then went on to complete a two-year manual therapy fellowship program through the Manual Therapy Institute (FAAOMPT).
In addition to training in dry needling, Griffin has completed multiple continuing education courses in the area of orthopedics, including instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM) and massage cupping.
Griffin is currently a member of the APTA and its orthopedic section. He is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT).
He currently practices in Scottsdale, Arizona at HonorHealth, Shea location. This practice serves a general orthopedic population, but Griffin has a particular interest in spine conditions. He is currently a faculty member for the orthopedic physical therapy residency program at HonorHealth. He serves as a clinicl mentor for the residents as well as lecturer for content on the cervical spine.