Meet Dr. Griffeth

Griffeth Rod-7002_high resDr. Rod Griffeth grew up in the Northwest being active in sports and the outdoors. He graduated from Idaho State University where he was voted the Outstanding Biological Student of the Year. He attended dental school at the University of Nebraska graduating with highest honors. He received several academic awards including the induction into the OKU honor society. He also received the prestigious William S Kramer of Excellence. This award is given to one dental student per year based on scholarship, character, and the potential promise for advancement of dentistry and service to humanity. While in dental school he developed his passion for oral surgery.

 After dental school he completed 5 years of additional specialty training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery completing his residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in 2010. Dr. Griffeth is board certified through the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

 Dr. Griffeth and his wife Stephanie have 5 children. He enjoys water sports, church, Scouting, and attending his children’s sporting events.

 His patients often comment positively on his passion for oral surgery and his desire to make their experience as comfortable as possible.