No Sugar, No Starch

The diet our patients are using to lose weight and defeat chronic disease. When Bonnie joined Griffin Concierge Medical, she was overweight and diabetic. She was also motivated to become more physically fit. That’s when Dr. Radley Griffin shared the “No Sugar, No Starch” diet developed by Eric Westman, M.D., at Duke University. Fast forward […]

Meet Our New Nurse

“The little things make the difference between good care and great care. Really getting to know patients as individuals, rather than just patients on paper, leads to exceptional care.” Trisha Managad-Flores, a Licensed Practical Nurse, started with us on August 10 and is assisting Dr. Debbie St. Clair and Physician Assistant Mary Katherine Charles and their […]

B12 and the Brain

When indicated, members of our practice receive complimentary B12 shots, which experts say may improve energy and mood, among other health benefits. Check out this recent article in the NY Times to learn more about how B12 may improve brain function: The NY Times: Vitamin B12 as Protection for the Aging Brain If you would […]

Tracking Your Progress: InBody Technology

What is InBody? Developed in the early 1990s at Harvard Medical School, the FDA-approved InBody scale allows us to measure body composition—a more accurate measure of health and predictor of health risks compared to the traditional body-mass index (BMI). How does it work? The InBody technology works by an electrical current to measure levels of muscle and fat […]

Survey Says: Patients Are Frustrated With Traditional Primary Care

A national survey reveals that patients are frustrated with traditional primary care: 31% complained that they spend more time in the waiting room than with their doctor. 30% had to call their doctor’s office for test results 23% say their doctor isn’t available when they have a medical need. Many feel their provider doesn’t really […]

Back to School

Did you know? At Griffin Concierge Medical we perform school and sports physicals for both members and non-members. These appointments generally take about 30 minutes and include a basic physical examination. Please contact the office to schedule your appointment. What to Bring? Please bring the proper form to the appointment. Be sure to complete the […]

Improving Your Concierge Experience

We’re expanding! Pardon our dust as we undergo the construction of our two new exam rooms. The added space will allow us to better serve our patients as our practice continues to grow. We look forward to showing off the new space in just a few short weeks. Stay tuned for pictures!

We’re Hiring!

Griffin Concierge Medical is Hiring: Full-time Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Job Summary Assist providers with patient care and follow-up, providing direct and indirect care in a clinical setting. Duties to include, but not limited to, interviewing patients, obtaining vital signs, perform EKGs, spirometry, body composition analysis, wound care, urinary catheter insertion, preparing patients and assisting providers […]

Meet Our New Patient Coordinator

Janelle Bowers | Patient Coordinator Janelle comes to us with nearly seven years experience in healthcare and has begun providing administrative support to Dr. Debbie St. Clair and Physician Assistant Mary Katherine Charles and their patients. (Amber continues to provide support to Dr. Griffin and his patients.) Prior to starting at Griffin Concierge Medical, Janelle provided administrative support in a high-volume, fast-paced […]

Dr. Debbie St. Clair Named to “Industry Leading Women In Concierge Medicine of 2016”

Debbie St. Clair, M.D. | Board-Certified Family Physician | Team Member Griffin Concierge Medical Concierge Medicine Today Releases “Industry Leading Women In The Business of Concierge Medicine of 2016” “Having practiced medicine for ten years in larger, traditional family medicine practices, I have often felt like I couldn’t spend the amount of time that my patients […]