Professional Summary


  • University Of Utah School Of Medicine - Salt Lake City, in Doctor of Medicine, 1986


  • University Of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics - Madison, in Internal Medicine, 1989


  • Fellowship in Endocrinology from University of Utah Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • AM BD INTERNAL MEDICINE awarded in 09/12/1989

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • The Endocrine Society


  • Endocrinology

Language Spoken

  • English

Verified Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all patient responses to physician related questions in the Press Ganey Medical Practice survey. Patients receive a survey to complete within 1-2 days of their physician visit. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.

Patient Satisfaction

(4.6) 162 ratings

Verified Patient Comments

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Mar 5, 2023
Dr. Grua is a wonderful doctor and always spends a lot of time with us making sure our needs are met.
Feb 6, 2023
Dr. Grua is my favorite doctor ever - I am blessed to have found him.
Dec 27, 2022
Excellent help and he really did listen to my concerns
Dec 8, 2022
Dec 7, 2022
I would recommend *Dr. Grua to anyone for an endocrinologist.
Dec 7, 2022
*Dr. Grua was wonderful. I'm so pleased I get to have him as a doctor.
Nov 11, 2022
I have been seeing Dr. Grua for quite a few years and he has always been great to work with.
Nov 11, 2022
Everyone was very good to me - Thanks!
Jul 17, 2022
I love Dr. Grua & recommend him often. He listens, makes me feel heard, & is always caring & kind.
Jun 7, 2022
Very pleased with Dr. Grua & staff - their availability & concern. Highly recommend.
Apr 3, 2022
Dr. Grua helped me feel at ease. He presented information thoroughly and answered all my questions. I could not believe he called me after hours with test results. Completely IMPRESSED!
Mar 6, 2022
I have been so lucky to have had I given for the past 20+ years. What will become of me when he retires?
Jan 27, 2022
Dr. Grua always does an excellent job with my two teenage boys. He has a great way of making them feel comfortable.
Jan 5, 2022
Dr. Grua is a good listener. .
Nov 30, 2021
Dr. Grua is the best !
Nov 8, 2021
Really loved Grua & staff.
Nov 8, 2021
I've been seeing Dr. Grua for 18 mos. He is ALWAYS able to spend time & explain everything.
Oct 21, 2021
Dr. Grua is a very good doctor and very thorough in explaining all issues pertaining to your health. He is worth the wait to see him.
Jul 25, 2021
No problem - Better than most.
Jul 11, 2021
Again, I am so pleased with my check-ups, the great care I get - the help to make me feel better - I could not ask for more.
Jul 11, 2021
You can say no wrong of Dr. Grua & his staff - I am 85 years - I've been around awhile. I seen much kindness in not put on here - the office is great.
Jun 21, 2021
Love Dr. Grua! He's real and always takes time to explain & make sure I understand all going on.
May 2, 2021
Dr. Grua is one my favorite doctors to see. He's smart, funny and explains everything so it's easy to understand.
Apr 7, 2021
I've never had a problem with this office. All very friendly & respectful & caring.
Jan 27, 2021
My son really likes Dr. Grua's bedside manner. He's really down to earth and honest with the teenagers.
Jan 27, 2021
My son really likes Dr. Grua's bedside manner. He's really down to earth with the teenagers.
Jan 19, 2021
I love the collaboration of dr./patient.
Jan 12, 2021
I am very pleased with care provided.
Jan 4, 2021
I am so grateful for Dr. Grua. I found him after a horrible experience with an IHC endocrinologist. Dr. Grua truly cares about his patients.
Nov 6, 2020
He spent quite a bit of time with me and listened well.
Oct 4, 2020
Didn't see anyone wash their hands, I can only assume they did
Oct 4, 2020
I had to wait about a month but that seems normal
Oct 4, 2020
I appreciated his honesty and thoroughness
Oct 4, 2020
I recommended a friend
Sep 23, 2020
Dr. Grua is a tremendous asset to this world. I appreciate his professional and personal opinion immensely. I value and trust him absolutely in the care of my teenage son.
Aug 11, 2020
For having to go to the doctor, (which I don't want to do) this was an excellent experience.
Aug 11, 2020
Dr. Grua is a wonderful doctor. I drive 1 hour each way to see him. If he moved to St. George office permanently, I would drive 4 hours each way to see him.
Jul 21, 2020
He is great at explaining what is going on with my hyper thyroid - graves. On methimazole had to raise dose again gave my option for iodine radiation or surgery, not ready for either step. Listen to me about medication how it make me feel watching me cl
Dec 3, 2017
Very helpful. Very knowledgeable. Willing to listen and select the best means of treatment for the individual and the individuals needs. Willing to go the extra mile to make sure that the medication or the treatment is doing the job or extending that to r
Nov 28, 2017
Slow in getting back to you with your lab results and the prescription plan to help take care of your issue or your osteoporosis care.
Nov 1, 2017
She's an excellent physician and very thoughtful and understanding, very clear with what's the problem and what the results and what the plan will be.
Oct 18, 2017
I wish there were more doctors like James Grua that actually took the time to go over everybody's medical files, to make sure they got the care that they truly need to help and get better. I really do appreciate everything that he's been doing and that he
Oct 17, 2017
He is very friendly, very knowledgeable and takes time to listen and connect with the patient. He and his assistant Lisa are a great team, and a very great asset to your organization.
Oct 15, 2017
Dr. Grua is amazing and I would definitely recommend him I feel like he takes the time to listen and he honestly cares about what is going on.
Oct 12, 2017
It was a great friendly office. The staff was great. They helped with my daughter who had to come with me and spend a lot of time with me and explained everything. Even drew diagrams on a paper.
Oct 4, 2017
Dr. Grua was extremely thoroug. He was so good and he listened. I could tell he knew what he was talking about. It's good to have a doctor with a since of humor. Thoroughly enjoyed him and I have already told other people about him. There are not not many
Sep 19, 2017
Excellent service.
Aug 14, 2017
This provider was very knowledgeable and he explained things easily. He took the time to explain things so that I could understand them.
Aug 13, 2017
Dr. Grua is very thorough. He listened to my concerns about my health. He made me feel like a person, not a patient. He made me feel like family, not a patient, and I would recommend him to anybody over any other endocrinologist I've ever seen.
Jul 26, 2017
This provider was very kind in person. I recommend him highly.
Jul 25, 2017
He spoke very fast and very low and it was hard for me to understand him and I had to ask him several times to repeat
Jul 9, 2017
This is my favorite doctor, he is the best ever. He listens to my concerns, and he is very personable. And I would highly recommend him to anybody.
Jun 28, 2017
Dr. Grua was very accommodating and very knowledgeable,and he had a lot of good questions and answers for me,and he is also easy to schedule with and he understands the importance of getting things taken care of quickly when they need to be. And he told m
Jun 6, 2017
He was very good,listened to me and made me feel welcome and that I had no problems. That we'll work on the stuff together.
Feb 26, 2017
Dr. Grua has always been great to listen to everything that we have to say any questions and concerns,and thoroughly explain em.

Practice Locations (4)

Granger Medical Clinic - Specialty - Fairbourne Station

2965 W 3500 S West Valley City, UT
Mon thru Fri 8AM - 4PM
Provider's Main Location
Accepting new patients