Robert E. Grindstaff, MD, DABFM, DABAM, is an addiction medicine specialist working for Pathway Medical Group in Bristol, Tennessee with nearly 30 years of experience in his field. Dr. Grindstaff was educated at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, where he graduated in 1983. Additionally, he is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and the American Board of Addiction Medicine.
Education and Training
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Univ of Tn, Memphis, Coll of Med, Memphis Tn 1983
American Board of Family Medicine
American Board of Addiction Medicine
Family MedicineAmerican Board of Family MedicineABFM
Areas of expertise and specialization
Faculty Titles & Positions
- Local Precepting -
- E Tn U-J H Quillen Coll Med, Family Medicine
What do you attribute your success to?
His desire to take care of patient's addictions.
Hobbies / Sports
- Cooking, Show Horses
Favorite professional publications
- Journal of Pain and Symptom Management
Dr. Robert E. Grindstaff M.D.'s Practice location
Bristol, Tennessee 37620Get Direction
JOHNSON CITY, TN 37604Get Direction
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Patient Experience with Dr. Grindstaff
Very pleasant environment! Everyone willing to help out and care about you as an individual! Highly recommended for anybody that is serious about help.
Good doctor thorough visits
Best and most understanding addiction Dr. I have meet. Dr. Grindstaff listens and genuinely cares about the outcome of his patients. Very glad i chose this faculty
Very professional yet caring and helpful.. Great place
The best doctors office I've been to. I wish there were more physicians available that compare.
Pathway Medical and all staff members are professional and make me feel very comfortable. Always treated with respect. They are here to help.
Great place for recovery.the staff is very nice and helpful.I would recommend if your looking for help .
Wonderful, caring staff! Always makes me feel better and will tell you how it is, wether you like it or not.
Dr.Grindstaff has always been an outstanding Dr. I feel very comfortable with him and feel very fortunate to have a great Doctor like him.
I've never had a problem with anyone. Everyone has respected me and always listened & my doctor is great
Great staff they've helped me come along way in recovery
Dr Grindstaff is a wonderful dr and very knowledgeable
Most caring and concerned addiction doctor I've encountered. Actually wants to help his patients.
One of the best place I been
Always very helpful & caring. All around great doctor.
Excellent place. I feel good about my life ahead, thanks to dr. Grindstaff . Love the friendly office and staff as well.
Dr. Grindstaff is very friendly and understanding...highly recommended
Dr Grindstaff had mad a big difference in my life and I am doing a lil better but not there yet
Very happy with overall service
A great person to have on your side.
I love this clinic. They really care about your recovery and not about the money like most clinics. I really enjoy my meetings here. Dr. Grindstaff is a great doctor...easy to talk to.
I like pathway very much the Dr and staff are great.
I think this place is great I would be dead without them
Great dr. Very understanding and h lifelong easy to get along with.
A help for me so far
I love dr Grindstaff, he's great! Very helpful, informative and caring. Sometimes the staff up front can be picky about things that I think are a bit ridiculous, but I like the doctor so I keep going.
Dr Grindstaff is a great doctor, very friendly! Would definitely recommend him!
Dr. Grindstaff is amazing. He's caring and really cares about the recovery process. He doesn't rush you out the door. He really takes the time and shows you that he cares.
Very good doctor always answers questions and open to talk about anything don't have to be nervous about telling him anything
My recovery is going great,I feel that I can achieve sobriety...Thank you and God bless
If your honestly here to recover this is your guy
Dr. Grindstaff has always been helpful, resourceful, and very knowledgeable in his field. The experience has been a breath of fresh air.
Their awesome I love them
Everyone is great here
I love Dr.grindstaff and all of his staff here. They have all had a part in saving my life and my daughters. They go above the extra mile to help me succeed.+ Show More
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