Family Practice

Dr. Kristine Griess has been a family medical provider at Southwest Family Physicians since 1999. Dr. Griess is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board Family Physicians and a member of the American Osteopathic Association. Dr. Griess received her Doctor of Osteopathy from North Texas Health Science Center and received her B.A. from Smith College. She moved to Portland for her Residency training at Eastmoreland Hospital and has made Portland home. Dr. Griess enjoys creating a collaborative treatment approach with her patients and their families. She is interested in Functional Medicine and is working towards certification as a Functional Medicine Specialist. Outside of work, Dr. Griess is an avid traveler and enjoys the various amenities Portland has to offer in the company of Seth Merritt, her husband and fellow health professional.