Matthew D. Grimes, MD

Credentials: Assistant Professor (CHS)

Position title: Specialties: Genitourinary Reconstruction, Male Sexual Health
Clinical Information at UW Health


Phone: (608) 265-8574

UW Medical Foundation Centennial Building
1685 Highland Ave
MADISON, WI 53705-2281


  • MD, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Seattle, WA
  • Internship, University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, WI
  • Residency, University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, WI
  • Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA



Dr. Grimes is a clinical and translational researcher focused on improving clinical outcomes in lichen sclerosus related urethral stricture disease and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). He directs a collaborative research effort to understand mechanisms driving urethral fibrosis in lichen sclerosus in order to identify therapeutic targets for improved minimally invasive treatments. In BPH, his efforts focus on the use of non-invasive diagnostics to identify distinct clinical phenotypes and enable a personalized medicine approach to treatment.