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Department Pain Management
Primary Location Strongsville Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical, Thoracic And Lumbar Epidural Injections
  • Cervical, Thoracic And Lumbar Facet Joint Blocks
  • Cervical, Thoracic And Lumbar Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Comprehensive Pain Management
  • Diagnostic Epidural Differential Blocks
  • Electromyography
  • Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Epiduroscopy
  • Facet Median Nerve Branch Block
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Intradiscal Intervention (idet, Biacculoplasty)
  • Intradiscal Procedure For Pain Relief
  • Joint Injections
  • Lumbar Puncture (Spinal Tap)
  • Management of Back and Neck Pain
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Pain Control
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Medicine
  • Peripheral Nerve Blocks
  • Second Opinion Neuropathic Pain
  • Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy
  • Selective Nerve Root Injection
  • Sympathetic Nerve Blocks
  • Viscosupplementation
View all 27 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Arachnoiditis
  • Back Pain in Athletes
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Fatigue
  • Central Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Myofascial Pain (CMP)
  • Chronic Neuropathic Pain
  • Coccydynia
  • Facet Joint Syndrome
  • Herniated Disc
  • Lateral Epicondylitis/tennis Elbow
  • Myofascial Pain Syndrome
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuropathy
  • Neuropathy - Diabetic
  • Occipital Headache
  • Pain
  • Radiculopathy
  • Sciatica
  • Shingles (Varicella-Zoster Virus)
  • Spine Pain
  • Spondylosis
  • Stenosis - Spinal
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
View all 25 Specialties +


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About Kenneth Grimm, DO

Kenneth Grimm, DO, is Medical Director, Pain Management, for the Cleveland Clinic Strongsville Family Health Center. Dr. Grimm is certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in anesthesiology and pain management.
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Pain Management
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA

Internship - Mount Clemens General Hospital
Internal Medicine
Mount Clemens, MI USA

Medical Education - Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
East Lansing, MI USA

Undergraduate - Wayne State University
Detroit, MI USA


  • Anesthesiology
  • Anesthesiology - Pain Medicine

Specialty Interests

back, Back Pain, back/neck pain, cancer pain, CRP, complex regional pain syndrome, evaluation of back and neck pain, interventional pain management, interventional pain management for back and neck pain, Low Back Pain, management of chronic pain, Neck Pain, neuropathic, neuropathic pain, pain, pain management, pain management including spine, reflex sympathetic dystrophy, spine, spine pain

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 4/1/2021, Dr. Grimm has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

215 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.7 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.7
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.6

35 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2021

Dr. Grimm is fabulous!!

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2021

I was very pleased that I got an appointment within two days. Dr. Grimm did a good examination and explained my condition. I did not have any need for return phone calls.

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2021

Dr. Grimm answered all my concerns about the medication he prescribed and gave me the option on whether or not I needed an injection. I have plenty of time to decide.

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2021

They all treated me with lots of respect .The Doctor was very nice and took the time to listen. The nurse that spoke to me was very nice and explained everything to me.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2021

Audio did not work on video visit even though it showed as unused on the Zoom panel and had worked when I tested it. However Dr. Grimm called me and we took care of the medical discussion

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2021

Dr Grimm was easy to talk with and he fully explained suggested next steps. Having to switch from non working Zoom to phone did not cause any concern on his part

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2021

Dr. Grimm was thorough in his attention to my concerns. He was aware of my history before my appointment. He was thorough in providing me options for pain relief and the path to follow in each of the options. I was very, very pleased with the amount of time that he took in my consultation with him.

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2021

Dr. Grimm and his nurses were exceptional.

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2021

Dr Grimm has been very helpful professional in the assessment of my back injury. It's just so hard to get connected to his office through the Clinic's switchboard system

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2021

I have seen Dr. Grimm a few times in the past for pain and he has always taken excellent care of me. He informed me of my condition and what could be done and his recommendations have always been exactly what I needed.

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2021

Excellent Doctor and staff

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2021

Always a pleasure to gave dr Grimm perform a procedure

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2021

I am in serious pain. Delivered all my records to doctor. He is reviewing them to decide my treatment. Problem. I am on a wait list until August 23. Very much pain. It us nobody's fault. But I need something for pain

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2021

I had a good visit with Dr. Grime. He listened to my concerns. He is very helpful and respectful I really like him.

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2021

I had a very good experience with Dr. Grime. A very nice doctor who listened to me about my concerns.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2021

I have a lot of respect for Dr. Grimm very knowledgeable and excellent in explaining the problem.

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2021

I appreciate the concern Dr Grim has for my health needs. He explains things clearly. Treats me with the utmost respect

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2021

*Dr. Grimm's staff are excellent; respond same day ; wonderful experience.

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2021

*Dr. Grimm, was informative, kind, listened to my concerns. Will always recommend him & always be grateful for his care - will return.

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2021

This was my first appointment with Dr. Grimm. He is very personable and explains why I am having pain in my back and hip and explained how it will be treated. I would definitely recommend him to my family and friends.

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2021

Dr Grimm is amazing

Reviewed on May 19, 2021

Dr. Grimm is always attentive and explains everything

Reviewed on May 12, 2021

*Dr. Grimm take a personal interest in a non hurried manner.

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2021

I was experiencing severe back pain, and had to wait four days to get see a doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2021

Dr. Grimm is the BEST! He always greets you with a friendly hello. He listens to the problem the are having. He presents a plan for treatment. You never feel rushed. He is an excellent doctor. I would highly recommend him to anyone that needed a Pain Management doctor.

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2021

Dr. Grimm and his staff are all very professional. they are all very kind and make you feel comfortable.

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2021

Dr. Grimm was very nice and explained everything to me that I could understand what was going on...Dr. Grimm told me what has been wrong and started right away helping to relieve my pain...I will recommend him to anyone I know experiencing pain that no one can figure out.

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2021

on time for appointments, very friendly nurses, Dr Grimm very good doctor.

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2021

very good service and care by both Md and nurse. will return when needed

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2021

Dr. Grimm is a kind and considerate person. He is an excellent physician in my book and would and have recommended him to friends and relatives.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2021

Dr. Grimm is an absolute gem! I cannot say enough good things about this kind and knowledgeable man. I recently retired from a long career as a physician assistant, and I know what differentiates a "good" caregiver from a "fantastic" caregiver.he listens and doesn't interrupt. But he knows how to guide a history taking and get the pertinent information. His responses are careful and well thought out. Dr Grimm makes sure that I understand everything he is discussing. he consistently asks if I have any questions about the plan of care. But this is no cookie cutter H & P machine - this gentleman has a warmth and kindness that is genuine and very rare.and his staff is cut from the same cloth. Kind, personable, and very professional. A wonderful wonderful practice!

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2021

Dr. Grimm is amazing.He explains everything thoroughly, answers questions, and takes as much time every visit as needed.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2020

Dr Grimm is one of the best!!!

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2020

Dr. Grimm and his staff are very nice and always professional and on time

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2020

Dr. Grimm really made me feel comfortable and willing to ask questions.

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