Dr. John Grimaldi, DO

Dr. John Grimaldi, DO

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
Dr. John Grimaldi, DO is an urology specialist in Chula Vista, CA. He graduated from Midwestern University and specializes in urology, aesthetic medicine, and more.Read his story

450 4th Ave Ste 312

Chula Vista, CA 91910

Contact Information

(619) 420-0201

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Grimaldi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Grimaldi "John Grimaldi, D.O., graduated from medical school at Midwestern University in Downers Grove, Illinois in 2002. He then completed his general surgery training at Northwestern University/St. Joseph's Hospital located in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Grimaldi finished his residency training in Urological Surgery in 2007 at Midwestern University. Since that time, he has been devoted to a busy general urology practice. His current practice is located in Chula Vista, California, where he has further developed his interests and capabilities to meet the needs of an underserved population in the treatment of men's pelvic health issues. In order to provide the best care to his patients, Dr. Grimaldi has passionately pursued educational activities that provide him with the most advanced knowledge in these topics. Dr. Grimaldi is a frequent training instructor for other surgeons wanting to learn the latest "state of the art" techniques in penile implant surgery. Dr. Grimaldi values the opportunity to share his knowledge with the public and assisting couples in restoring intimacy with the MonaLisa Touch. He provides various free educational seminars on topics including prostate cancer, kidney cancer, hypogonadism, urinary incontinence, and erectile dysfunction."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Grimaldi "As a Sharp HealthCare-affiliated physician, I strive to make a difference every day and to deliver compassionate, personalized health care. I believe in working with my patients to provide the best treatment options and care possible for each individual. This is health care the way it should be."

3  Specialties

  • Urology
  • Aesthetic Medicine
  • Cosmetic Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Urological Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated


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38  Procedures

  • Acne Scar Removal
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cellulite Treatment
  • Circumcision
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laser Age Spot Removal
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Skin Rejuvenation
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • MonaLisa Touch Laser Treatment
  • Non-Ablative Laser Skin Rejuvenation
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pellevé® RF Skin Tightening
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Vasectomy Reversal
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Midwestern University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Chicago College Of Osteopathic
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Midwestern University
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Grimaldi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Grimaldi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Grimaldi to family and friends
30 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

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  • 2
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Dr. Grimaldi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

My mother is dying because of this dr! She kept telling him "I think I have cancer" he kept telling her she didn't. After being treated by him for years she ends up in the hospital to find out she has stage 4 bladder cancer! He is a urologist that doesn't know his patient has bladder cancer. ...more
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I would recommend him to my friends and family. I had an ED problem which he has solved and has made me feel good about myself again. It's been my experience that he takes a real interest in his patients and their problems. There was nothing I couldn't discuss with him about my problem or...more
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Dr. Grimaldi is a great doctor and a wonderful person. His staff are professional and very nice to work with. The office is a very busy place, despite that, Dr. G will take all the time you need making you feel not rushed. He has changed my life for the better.
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Terrible customer service and follow up. Doctor and assistant do not provide discharge instructions and patients end up in the ER fue to their negligence.
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Thank you for reaching out and taking the time to providing feedback. I am sorry that your experience at the Grimaldi Center for Wellness and Aesthetics was not as pleasant as you had hoped. We take pride in our patient care and do everything in our power to avoid situations that would lead to negative outcomes such as patients ending up in the ER following their visits. We understand that such outcomes are completely unacceptable. Be well.

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Good doctor, TERRIBLE OFFICE STAFF. I dealt with NORMA to confirm insurance coverage (Blue Cross of CA) for a $25,000 surgical procedure Dr Grimaldi had recommended. Called her 2-3 times per week for 4 weeks. No calls were ever returned. I emailed. No emails were ever returned. Finally after...more
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Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your experience with the Grimaldi Center for Wellness and Aesthetics. I stress the importance of timely and efficient communication with all patients to my staff regularly, so I'd like to personally apologize for your negative experience. I hope that everything has been pleasant following your transition of care. Please know we will be happy to help if you ever need further urologic care in the future. Be well.

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