Dr. Jackson Griggs has practiced Family Medicine at Waco’s Family Health Center (FHC) for over 15 years. He is a native Texan who earned his undergraduate degree in English from Abilene Christian University and then attended medical school at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.
Griggs trained in Family Medicine at FHC’s Family Medicine Residency Program, where he served as Chief Resident. Following residency, he practiced at FHC’s Bellmead Community Clinic and joined the residency program’s faculty. He has served as the residency program’s Associate Director for five years, and has trained over 150 family physicians.
He has been an active staff member at both Providence Health Center and Baylor Scott & White–Hillcrest, where he recently served as Chair of the Department of Family Medicine. He has been active in collaborative research with Baylor University faculty in areas of public health, preventative medicine, and mental illness. He serves on the Prosper Waco Leadership Council and is a board member for Care4Texans, a local Providence-affiliated clinically integrated network aiming to improve the way care is delivered. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Medicine.