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Ian C. Grimes, MD Print Friendly Page

Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Grimes medical interests include inflammatory bowel disease, transition of care from pediatric to adult care for patients with inflammatory bowel disease, pre- and post-operative care of patients with inflammatory bowel disease,  and colon cancer screening.


Gastroenterology and Hepatology

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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)
Meriter Hospital (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Gastroenterology
Internal Medicine

Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI

Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical School Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL, 2007

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Dr. Grimes' research interests include inflammatory pathways to colon cancer, colorectal cancer tumor biology, early identification of Lynch Syndrome through polyp markers, and colonoscopic quality measures.

PubMed Articles
Benson M Grimes I Gopal D Reichelderfer M Soni A Benson H Austin K Pfau P . Influence of previous night call and sleep deprivation on screening colonoscopy quality. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014 Aug;109(8):1133-7
[PubMed ID: 24980883]
Caldera F Grimes I Soni A . Reactivation of latent tuberculosis in a Crohn's patient after TB prophylaxis treated with adalimumab. Am J Gastroenterol. 2013 Jul;108(7):1181-2
[PubMed ID: 23821003]
Grimes IC Spier BJ Swize LR Lindstrom MJ Pfau PR . Predictors of recurrent ingestion of gastrointestinal foreign bodies. Can J Gastroenterol. 2013 Jan;27(1):e1-4
[PubMed ID: 23378983]
Grimes IC Einarsson S Spier BJ Reichelderfer M . Mercury ingestion retrieved by colonoscopy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2009 Sep;70(3):559-60; discussion 560
[PubMed ID: 19555945]