Dr. Ellen Grimm, MD

Dr. Ellen Grimm, MD

NephrologyFemaleAge 55

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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(512) 795-1923

Dr. Ellen Grimm, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Lockhart, TX. Dr. Grimm has more experience with Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as St. David's Medical Center and St. David's South Austin Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Grimm to book an appointment.


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Lockhart Nephrology Clinic1721 S Colorado St Lockhart, TX 78644

Hospital Highlight

Dr. Grimm is affiliated with St. David's Medical Center Austin, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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Experience and Background Checks


Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Grimm

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Grimm treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Grimm treats other conditions, please contact the office at (512) 805-0680.

Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy

Glomerulonephritis and nephropathy are types of kidney disease caused by damage to the small blood vessels that filter the blood, either from long-term diabetes or other conditions such as lupus.Compare with other Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy specialists.

Dr. Grimm is experienced in the area of Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

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Nephritis and Nephropathy
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Dr. Grimm's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Scan
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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(512) 795-1923

Dr. Grimm accepts the following insurance:

Choice Plus POS II
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan PPO

About Me

Care Philosophy

To prevent and treat disease within a caring community.


This physician is accepting telehealth visits.


  • Nephrology
  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications


U Tex
Fellowship Hospital
U Tex Med Sch
Residency Hospital
Austin College
Undergraduate School


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Texas Monthly Super Doctors, 2006-08

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Ellen Grimm, MD?

Call (512) 795-1923 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Ellen Grimm, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Grimm has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Ellen Grimm, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Ellen Grimm, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Grimm's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Ellen Grimm, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Ellen Grimm, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Grimm frequently treats Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy. See all practice areas where Dr. Grimm specializes.

Where is Dr. Ellen Grimm, MD's office located?

Dr. Grimm's office is located at 1721 S Colorado St, Lockhart, TX 78644. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Grimm is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

St. David's Medical Center

Austin, TX

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

23 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

St. David's South Austin Medical Center

Austin, TX

76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

12 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Ascension Seton Edgar B. Davis

Luling, TX

82% Patient Experience Rating, 13% higher than the national average

Ascension Seton Hays

Kyle, TX

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - San Marcos

San Marcos, TX

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average