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Chester F. Griffiths, M.D.

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Pacific Eye & Ear Specialists
11645 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Saint John's Physician Partners Affiliated Providers
Speaks: Portuguese and English

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About Chester F. Griffiths

Dr. Griffiths is board certified in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He has an extensive 25 year experience in endonasal endoscopic sinus surgery for skull base tumors and pituitary tumors, sinonasal cancers including mucosal melanomas, and in the treatment of facial and nasal trauma, cosmetic deformities, sinus infections, and disorders of smell and taste. His practice also includes treatment of sleep apnea, snoring, difficulty breathing, disorders of the larynx, thyroid tumors and other head and neck cancers with an emphasis on viral HPV related cancers. As PBTC Chief of Endoscopic Sinonasal & Skullbase Surgery, Dr. Griffiths is co-surgeon with Dr. Daniel Kelly in endonasal endoscopic pituitary and skull base surgeries and provides post-operative sinus care for patients undergoing endonasal endoscopic surgery. He is also a participant in our monthly PBTC Case Conference, a faculty member as a professor of surgery at Saint John’s Cancer Institute, a faculty member in our annual PBTC-sponsored Endonasal and Keyhole Surgery Course and actively participates in our neurosurgery fellowship training.

Dr. Griffiths completed a three year general surgery residency then a three Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He then completed a visiting fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil with world-renowned plastic surgeon, Dr. Ivo Pitanguy. He began his professional career with his father Cadvan Owen Griffiths Jr., MD in 1989. He is currently Co-Director of Pacific Eye & Ear Specialists with Dr. Howard Krauss of Neuro-ophthalmology.
Medical School

Central University of the East
1982

Internship

Mercy Catholic Medical Center
1984

Residency

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
General Medicine &

Residency

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Otolaryngology Head And Neck Surgery

Fellowship

Jefferson Medical College
1989

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Otolaryngology
  • American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Otolaryngology
Pacific Eye & Ear Specialists
11645 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Saint John's Physician Partners Affiliated Providers
Pacific Neuroscience Institute
2125 Arizona Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Saint John's Physician Partners Affiliated Providers
St. John's Brain Tumor Center & Pituitary Disorders Program
2200 Santa Monica Boulevard
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Saint John's Physician Partners Affiliated Providers
Pacific Neuroscience Institute Medical Group, Inc.
11645 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Saint John's Physician Partners Affiliated Providers
Pacific Neuroscience Institute Medical Group, Inc.
2125 Arizona Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Saint John's Physician Partners Affiliated Providers
Affiliated Locations

Saint John's Cancer Center
Providence Saint John's Health Center