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Dr. Clarence Grim

Primary Care, Endocrinology
Stateline, NV
58 years experience male

Locations

High Blood Pressure Consulting

Stateline

Address

420 Kingsbury Grade Road, Stateline
Directions

Insurances accepted

United Wisconsin

High Blood Pressure Consulting

Milwaukee

About

Bio

I specialize in Internal Medicine with a focus on difficult high blood pressure from any cause. I stress the addition of the DASH eating plan and how to monitor it to help control your high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, osteoporosis, and risk of cancer. My 250+ publications and 60 yr expertise includes Primary Aldosteronism (adults and children) low blood potassium, Renal Artery Stenosis, Pheochromocytoma, blood pressure measurement devices and self measurement

Specialties
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Endocrinology

Cardiology

Geriatrics

Internal Medicine

Nephrology and Dialysis

Licenses

United States: California, Nevada, Wisconsin

Doctor Q&A

7.3K Answers
291 Agrees
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Join join our group at hyperaldosteronism@groups.io
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Lighten skin: You cannot. Don't waste your money. Well you could have chosen different grandparents but that is hard to do.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Broke something?: The Bank? check your checking account. A stick? look at it? A bone? Get an x-ray.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Pupil: pin point is smallest and full dilated is largest. Great pictures at Google.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Whit spots throat: Leave them alone. if still there in a few days lets chat and you can send pictures.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Candles and farts: I am thinking only if you might them. The farts I mean.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Tendon not healing: Discuss with your team. Need more information than you gave us.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Stomach ulcer: Yes. Discuss with your Dr. about what is causing it in you and how to get rid of it.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Pill taken?: Look in your dispenser and count. Take another one but need to know which pill your are taking about. They have pill boxes with times. get an app for... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Gym supplements: Yes.Never. Unless you need to spend money you do not need.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Acidosis: Yes but need more information. recommend you google this.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Fat flab: Panniculus or just "the flap"
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Branch chain amino a: Go to goole or wikipedia for excellent diseases. They have branches on them and may or may not be healthy depending on what you mean by healthy.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Low Wbc: need numbers. May be normal for you. Runs in families. More common in African Americans and Africans. What has it been in past. Ask family members if ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Lol K: Yes. But need details. Low K before AFIB?
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Urine blood: blood clots or stones Kidney cancer UTI to mention a few. Go to Dr.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Pheochromocytoma: A hypertension specialist. I do that. Happy to do 2nd opinion. This is a deadly disease do not mess with it.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Dandy-Walker Rx: There are several treatments. Let's chat so I can give you the one best for YOU!
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Diuretic: 44F from NO ASKS WHAT A DIURETIC. ANS: recommend you google this. In brief they decrease Na reabsorbption from the renal tubule so that more Na goes ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Polyuria: Too much fluid in. Diabetes REnal failure UTI Alcoholism' Low blood K. I specialize in this and here for next 2 hours.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Drug test: No only your Dr can do that.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
100.4 fever: Yes. Go to a walk in clinic if not better after a Tylenol.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Weight loss diuretic: 47 person from NY asks What amount of weight can you lose from a diuretic. ANS: The most I have ever seen is 50 lbs in a person with server HTN when w... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Muscle temperature: muscle work generates heat. Heat increases body temp. If you do not sweat to cool when room temp is above 98 F you die from heat stroke.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Cramps: Find out the cause and then treat that.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Typhoid carrier: See an infectious disease specialist for treatment and don/t work handling food. Always wash your hands after using BR.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Salty sweat: Sweat tastes salty if it has a low salt content. This occurs when you are heat adapted as aldosterone causes your body to not put salt in sweat. Also ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Calories and weight: In general if you cut down 500 a day would will lose 1 lb a week. So cut down to 1600 and you are set.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Must have pulled a muscle or torn it’s insertion. Keep a detailed pain diary and share with your team and ask for a proper exam. Read about elbow mus... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Splinter: magnifying glass and needle works most times.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
It it is due to diet it goes away by moving to DASH diet.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
CPAP: See if you can get on Medicaid. Buy a used-reconditioned one. I have one myself I bought as a back up. Will cost at least 1/2 as much. Advertise ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Viral genes inserted: I can but not clearly here in only 400 characters. Go to wikipedia for good discussion.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Marrow genes: I can't tell anything without knowing what they found. Discuss with the bone marrow team as they know you best.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Antagonist: It occupies the active site for the agonist and does not let it in. Good discussion at wikipedia. Try it!
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Sparkling water.: Should be OK. Only drink when u r thirsty. BP is likely related to eating too much salt for your body. How much is too much? Enough that your BP goes... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Friit flies: They donor bite or lay eggs on people. Recommend you call a psychiatric hot line.
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A member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
COVID-19 HBP: No evidence that HBP increases risk of catching it. But if you do you get it you will be at greater risk of having complications form COVID-19. Fol... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
7 year old porno: My guess is he is just curious. Nothing wrong with learning human anatomy early. Discuss with your Dr.
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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Cystitis?: Best way to find out if a bladder infection is to go to walk-in clinic or your Dr to get urine test.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Stretch marks: No will not work. Makeup will work better.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Hepatitis booster: This will depend on your local regulations and guidelines. You can probably get online with state or regional health office.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Tunia and fibula: T his is a great Wikipedia question as a picture is worth 1000 Words. But in anatomy we would say the it tibula is the major bone of the lower leg th... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Thyroid storm: Thyroid storm is a deadly problem if you have it. See your Dr ASASP. Immediate treatment should include putting you into the hospital and giving meds ... Read More
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Cataract Dr: I would recommend you ask how many cataracts the Dr does a week. And compare. Some plaCes publish this info. Nothing wrong with a second opinion.
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A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Ribs hurt slouch: Seems to me you know the source of your problem. Discuss with your Dr if it is not healthy to slouch?
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Covid +: This will depend on your local rules, go to cdc.gov. Certainly you need to quarantine by yourself for 14 days wear a mask and face shield and do not... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Cough SOB ?COVID19: Could be. Many who get infected had NO symptoms. Have you been around anyone with COVID-19 Ask your doctor if you qualify for a test or call the loca... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
CBC & Meds stop?: I would think y ou do not need to stop any of these. Discuss with your Dr who ordered the tests.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Muscle spasms : Find out the cause. Have your team check your blood potassium is where I would start.
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Jan 17, 2022
I asked a question here & Dr Grim chose to reply even though my question was about plastic surgery, which he doesn't practice. His reply was rude, condescending & unhelpful to say the least. He could ...Read More
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Oct 26, 2016
Dr Grimm has be very kind in answering my question with his professional advice which greatly appreciated too.
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Sep 24, 2015
i receive e-mails from your hyperaldosterone members at the yahoo group and find them very helpful. thanks
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I contracted sexually from a veteran! So I suffer medically from military causes, but receive no benefits. An ex-ID military dr. told me it is a Government Coverup bec...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I will take your advice, getting him there might be hard was just in for 2 months after antibiotic turned Cdiff turned mega toxic bowel having to have bowel resection . ...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks for the input! I'm currently a DC student studying heart exams and wanted to be sure I'm on the correct track of thinking. I'm sure there'd need to be other con...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, MO
Graduated 1964MD

Residency

DUKE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN HEALTH SYSTEM

Residency

UCLA

Awards

1990 University of Missouri Medical Alumni Citation of Merit as the outstanding graduate of the University of Missouri, Columbia, Medical School.
1982-3 Warren McDonald International Visiting Scientist Award. Australian Heart Foundation. Howard Florey Research Foundation, Melbourne, Australia
1979 and 2005 Listed in The Best Doctors in America (see 1979 above).

Affiliations

American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology, American Society of Hypertension, International Society for Hypertension in Black, AHA Council for High Blood Pressure Research

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