Jill Grimes, M.D

Biography

Jill Grimes, MD is a board-certified family physician, author, and media personality. Dr. Grimes works at West Lake Family Practice in Austin, Texas, where she has practiced medicine since 1994.  Dr. Grimes is a 1991 graduate of Baylor College of Medicine, and is currently on faculty at UMASS Medical School. 

Dr. Jill Grimes is passionate about prevention, and as a family physician and spokesperson for the American Academy of Family Physicians, her practical advice covers all ages, genders and body parts. Her award-winning book, Seductive Delusions: how everyday people catch STDs, is now part of the high school curriculum in Texas, helping teens and parents engage in important  discussions about a challenging topic. Dr. Grimes is an Associate Editor for the 5-Minute Clinical Consult Medical Textbook, and on faculty at UMASS Medical School. Dr. Grimes offers evidence-based medical advice through print, online, radio and television media; from popular magazines such as Glamour and Parenting, to Doctor Radio and other call-in shows, to presenting to other physicians at national meetings. 

A PRECIOUS IDEA IS NEVER ARBITRARILY UNEARTHED. IT SPURTS FORTH FROM EFFORT AND CREATIVITY, FINALLY UNCOVERED AS BRILLIANCE. SERENDIPITY LITERARY AGENCY PUSHES AND UNCOVERS THOSE WHO LOVE TO VENTURE IN THE QUARRY OF THEIR IMAGINATION.