Dr. James Grierson, MD

Dr. James Grierson, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. James Grierson, MD is a family medicine specialist in Marysville, WA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of Washington School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in family medicine and obstetrics.Read his story

11603 State Ave

Marysville, WA 98271

Contact Information

(360) 658-6800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Providence Health Plans
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Grierson's Experience

Dr. Grierson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Grierson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Grierson "Work Experience • Physician Site Director Providence Medical Group, Marysville WA (Current) • Board Certified Family Medicine Physician with Obstetrics Providence Medical Group, Marysville WA (Current) • Co-Medical Director Josephine Sunset Home, Stanwood WA (Current) • Board Certified Family Medicine Physician with Obstetrics Skagit Valley Regional Clinics, Stanwood WA • Chair of Family Medicine Department Skagit Valley Regional Clinics – Stanwood, Mt Vernon, Smokey Point, Camano Island WA • Physician Site Director Skagit Regional Clinics, Stanwood WA • Associate Chief Resident Family Medicine of Southwest WA . Teaching Experience/Appointments • Clinical Assistant Professor Washington State University Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine • Clinical Preceptor/Adjunct Clinical Faculty Skagit Valley Hospital Family Medicine Residency • Clinical Assistant ProfessorPacific Northwest University of Health Sciences • Clinical Preceptor University of Washington MEDEX PA Program . Research Experience • Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center & University of Washington School of Medicine. Researched the role of medications in the incidence, duration, and severity of delirium in patients undergoing bone marrow transplantation . Publications/Presentations • Fann, S Roth-Roemer, K Beach, W Brown, T Zaubler, J Abrams, J Grierson, T Atkins, K Syrjala. "Delirium in Patients Undergoing Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation: Incidence, Risk Factors, and Short-term Outcomes" Psychosomatics 41:2 March-April . Awards • Change Maker of Snohomish County (Providence Institute for a Healthier Community & Snohomish Health Leadership Coalition) 2017 • Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians 2017 • Skagit Regional Health Physician of the Year 2014/2015 • Skagit Regional Health Physician of the Quarter 11/2014 • Stanwood-Camano Philanthropist of the Year 2012 • Linda Lee Martin Health Hero Award of Island County WA 2012 • Northwest Business Monthly Magazine "Top Doctor" list 2009, 2010, 2011 • Stanwood-Camano Area Doctor of the Year 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 • Stanwood-Camano Man of the Year 2009 • Outstanding Resident Teaching Physician 2004 "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Grierson "I strive to provide up-to-date compassionate comprehensive care to patients of all ages.  "

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Obstetrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

346  Conditions Treated

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43  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Family Counseling
  • Family Planning Services
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Neonatal Care
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Care, Adolescent
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Routine Gynecological Care
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Pacific Lutheran University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Southwest Washington Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Southwest Washington Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Runner-up Best Doctor Stanwood Canano, 2009
  • Rated a Top Doctor NW Business Monthly, 2009
  • Stanwood Camano Man of The Year, 2009
  • Rated a Top Doctor NW Business Monthly, 2008
Media & Publications

Dr. Grierson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Grierson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Grierson to family and friends
15 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Grierson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Grierson Says:

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Patient Comments (8)

Doctor Grierson is an amazing man. I my 75 years I have never found such a kind and brilliant Doctor to care for me. I am blessed to have been led to him. God bless this fine gentleman. I highly recommend this Doctor to others who need great care.
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As a new patient entering the office, we were cordially greeted. Dr. Grierson had thoroughly reviewed all of my patient data which was sent from another facility beforehand and had in depth insight via rote memory (little or no references to previous charts, records etc.). Remedies and...more
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Outstanding doctor. Have been a patient for 17 years. A doctor who truly cares about his patients. The only problem is scheduling an appointment at his new office in Marysville. We called for an appointment in February and were told his first available appointment was in June, yet the website...more
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Dr. Grierson is our family physician. He is no longer at Stanwood Clinic. He is now at Providence Medical Group in Marysville, WA. He is the epitome of what a doctor should be...very intelligent, well educated, and extremely compassionate.
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He is the best doctor in the world. Excepcially for difficult patients like me.
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