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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 50

3601 4TH ST 9436
Lubbock, TX 79430
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University Medical Center
602 Indiana Ave
Lubbock, TX 79415
Covenant Medical Center - 19th Street
3615 19th St
Lubbock, TX 79410

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Texas Tech Physicians
Texas Tech Physicians of Lubbock
3601 4TH ST 9436
Lubbock, TX 79430
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    Dr. Grimes Jr.' Experience

    Dr. Grimes Jr.' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Achilles Tenotomy
    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Ankle Fracture Repair
    • Ankle Fusion
    • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
    • Ankle Replacement
    • Bunionectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
    • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
    • Excision of Tibula or Fibula
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Hammer Toe Repair
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
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    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Instability
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Back Pain
    • Bunion
    • Bunionette
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
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    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteochondritis Dissecans
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Stress Fracture of Foot
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
    • Wrist Fracture
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH AT GALVESTON
    Graduated in 1999

    Residency Hospital

    University Of New Mexico Hospital
    Complete in 2004

    Fellowship Hospital

    Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center
    Complete in 2005

    Undergraduate Schools

    Texas A&M
    Graduated in 1987
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Grimes Jr. & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Grimes Jr.' Hospital Quality

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    • Covenant Medical Center - 19th Street

    • University Medical Center

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    • 17 Star Ratings
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    2.9 out of 5

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    2.9 out of 5

    17 responses

    Dr. Grimes Jr.' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.3 out of 5

    17 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.9 out of 5

    17 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.8 out of 5

    17 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    15 responses

    Experience with Dr. Grimes Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.8 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.1 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.3 out of 5

    16 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.1 out of 5

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    Texas Tech Physicians
    Texas Tech Physicians of Lubbock
    3601 4TH ST 9436
    Lubbock, TX 79430
    (806) 743-4263 (Office)
    (806) 743-4295 (Fax)
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