Chief of Advanced Urogynecology and FPMRS
at Westchester Medical Center

19 Bradhurst Avenue, Suite 2700 South; Hawthorne  

689 Mamaroneck Ave; Mamaroneck 

Patient appointments: 914-493-2255

Cara Grimes MD, MAS, FACOG

UPDATE

I am excited to announce that I have moved my practice to Westchester and the Hudson Valley. I am the

Chief of Advanced Urogynecology and Female Pelvic Medicine at Westchester Medical Center and Associate Professor at New York Medical College.



I see patients in two places:    

· 19 Bradhurst Avenue, Suite 2700 South

 Hawthorne, NY 10532 (free valet parking)  


· 689 Mamaroneck Avenue

Mamaroneck, NY 10542 (free parking)    


My office phone number is 914-493-2255.  

I take most insurances, 

and if you call this number we can confirm for you.   


If you are a former/current patient of mine: To help streamline your care, I would appreciate if you fill out an Authorization to Release Medical Information form (see below) so we can obtain your past records.  

  

Once completed, this form can be faxed to my new office at

 914-493-2080 

(and we will assist you in getting the records).  

Alternatively, you can request the records  directly.

Dr. Cara L. Grimes is a Board Certified Urogynecologist.  She completed her undergraduate studies at Johns Hopkins University. After college she pursued a love of teaching, and taught math and science at Castlemont High School in Oakland, California with Teach For America. Dr. Grimes earned her medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College and finished her OB/GYN residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. She completed an accredited three-year fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (Urogynecology) at the University of California San Diego. From 2012-2017, she was an Assistant Professor, Section Director of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, and Director of Research for Gynecologic Specialty Surgery at Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.  She is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology since 2010 and in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery since 2014.  She is currently an Associate Professor at New York Medical College and the Chief of Urogynecology and Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery at Westchester Medical Center.


Dr. Grimes is uniquely trained to provide specialty consultation and management of the full spectrum of Female Pelvic Floor Disorders including pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence, overactive bladder, incomplete bladder emptying, accidental bowel leakage, difficult defecation, painful bladder syndrome, recurrent urinary tract infections, fistula and urethral diverticulum. Dr. Grimes’ approach is to perform a comprehensive office evaluation and offer you a wide range of treatment options tailored to your specific problem ranging from conservative to medical or surgical management. She performs many office-based procedures including cystoscopy, bulking injections, botox bladder injections, urodynamics, endoanal ultrasound, and anal manometry. She can offer you various minimally invasive surgical approaches tailored to your specific condition including sacral neuromodulation, vaginal, laparoscopic, cystoscopic, and robotic approaches.


In addition to providing a wide spectrum of treatment options tailored to each patient, Dr. Grimes is very involved in teaching medical students and residents, conducting clinical research, and collaborating with her peers on a national level with the American Urogynecologic Society and Society for Gynecologic Surgeons.  She is the Chair of the Collaborative Research in Pelvic Surgery Consortium (CoRPS). www.corpsconsortium.org


Authorization to Release Medical Information form

I would appreciate if you fill out an Authorization to Release Medical Information form so we can obtain your prior records to streamline and coordinate your care.  I have attached this form which can be faxed to my office at 914-493-2080 or you can request your records directly.  Please contact me at caragrimesmd@gmail.com if you have any difficulty completing them.  

Leave me a message!

Cara Grimes MD, MAS, FACOG

Board certified in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

caragrimesmd@gmail.com