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Janie Grumley, MD, FACS
Janie Grumley, MD, FACS
Would recommend provider
 
4.9 out of 5 stars

47 Patient Ratings
22 Comments

  • Overview
  • Expertise
  • Education
  • Personal
  • Awards & Activities

Departments
Breast Cancer
General Surgery
Cancer Institute (Oncology)

Clinic, Maps and Directions
Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center

Phone

Hospital & Seattle Medical Center  (206) 223-6615

Specialties
Breast Cancer Surgery, General Surgery, Breast Cancer, Cancer

Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery

Joined Virginia Mason - January 2011

Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.

Would recommend provider
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.9 out of 5 stars

Patient Comments
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April 2017
Wonderful, concerned Dr. liked her immediately and I have great confidence in her.

March 2017
Dr. Janie Grumley is fabulous and is the head of my cancer team.

March 2017
Dr. Grumley is a rare gem in today´s world of health care and medicine. I do hope that VM understands just how unique she is - judgment, knowledge skill & kindness.

February 2017
Dr. Grumley was/is fantastic!

January 2017
Can´t ask for a BETTER CARE PROVIDER of Dr. J. Grumley, MD, her staff & assistants!!! All the nurses were - Friendly, caring, & helpful while at my stay in Virginia Mason Hosp!!!

December 2016
She took time to explain and reassure me after the previous bad experience with the radiologist after mammogram and ultrasound (prior).

November 2016
Dr. Weng-Grumley is about the best doctor I have ever dealt with! She was so kind & thoroughly explained everything. She answered all my questions & she didn´t seem rushed and even taped our conversation so I could listen to it later. She is awesome and you are lucky to have her!

November 2016
VERY PLEASED with my IORT procedure with Dr. Grumley.

November 2016
Dr. Grumley is fantastic.

November 2016
Janie was lovely & reassuring.

October 2016
Dr. Grumley is absolutely wonderful. I have total confidence in the care she provided. She always took time to answer questions, explain things very well. We think very highly of her. I trust my life with her.

August 2016
Dr. Grumley showed me the utmost respect, concern and expertise for my situation. She was thorough and when we were finished I felt like I was in excellent hands.

July 2016
I can not state how much I appreciate the notebook taped conversation, and the explanations from the provider.

June 2016
Highly skilled, excellent ability to ´dumb down´ complex info to easily understood language took great time & really cared that we understood! GRUMLEY ROCKS!

May 2016
I have been very pleased with care provided by Dr. Grumley. She is very responsive to my questions and addresses concerns in a timely manner.

May 2016
Dr. Brumley is an amazing physician. You really takes the time to care about her patients.

May 2016
#1. Fabulous. #9. TOTAL!!!

April 2016
Dr. Grumley explained the surgery in detail & possible follow up, clear & concise.

February 2016
At the first meeting/ consult I had complete confidence in Dr. Grumley. I instantly felt, calm, relieved & assured I would get the best care. She is a gem!

December 2015
Very well prepared for my visit.

October 2015
She is fantastic!

July 2015
The breast cancer team approach was outstanding - Lots of information, communication excellent!

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Areas(s) of Expertise

Dr. Grumley has expertise in treating breast cancer, benign breast diseases, oncoplastic breast surgery and intraoperative radiation treatment of breast cancer.

Education
University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, 2005

Residency
General Surgery, LAC+USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, 2010

Fellowships
Surgical Breast Oncology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 2011

Personal Information
Dr. Grumley enjoys ice skating with her husband and two children, biking and golfing when time permits.

On Patients
“The patient-surgeon relationship is a unique partnership built on compassion and trust. My goal is to help my patients navigate through the difficult journey of understanding their diagnosis and all available treatment options, establishing an individualized treatment plan and supporting them through recovery.”

On Specialty
“I have a special interest in breast conservation, oncoplastic approaches to breast cancer and intraoperative radiation. My vast training in oncoplastic surgery and intraoperative radiation offers patients options beyond traditional methods of treating breast cancer.”

On Virginia Mason
“Virginia Mason exemplifies the collaborative multidisciplinary environment necessary to successfully care for patients in the complex world of modern medicine.”

Professional Activities and Awards
Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)
Member, American Society of Breast Surgeons
Member, Society of Surgical Oncology