Mercy Clinics is excited to announce the opening of a new clinic in Grimes, conveniently located just off of Highway 44 at 250 S.W. Brookside Dr. The clinic offers family medicine and pediatric services and is now open to patients.

The 14,400 square foot clinic includes 24 patient exam rooms, a laboratory for on-site testing, a procedure room and X-ray services. The clinic’s medical staff includes a family medicine physician, physician assistant and a pediatrician, with capacity to add more providers in the future.

Downing Construction is the construction partner.

Kurt Klise, M.D., who formerly practiced at Mercy Clinics Family Medicine Perry, will provide family medicine care. Dr. Klise has been a practicing physician for 35 years and has worked in Perry since 1986.

Also providing family medicine care will be Jennifer Messersmith, PA-C. Jennifer most recently practiced at Mercy Clinics Family Medicine South and prior to that worked at Mayo Clinic Health System in Owatonna, Minn.

Nicole Stoecken, D.O., will provide pediatric care. She has practiced at Mercy Clinics Pediatrics West since 2015.

“We are proud and excited to be able to provide quality family medicine and pediatric care to the growing community of Grimes,” said Sharon Phillips, vice president for Mercy’s primary care division. “Our new clinic will offer added convenience to our patients by bringing high-quality medical services to areas where they live.”

The clinic will be open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Appointments can be scheduled by calling (515) 300-3900.

About Mercy Clinics Established in 1983, Mercy Clinics is central Iowa’s largest multispecialty clinic system featuring more than 50 primary care, pediatric, internal medicine and specialty clinic locations in Dallas, Guthrie, Polk, Wapello, Warren and Webster counties. As a leader in preventive health care initiatives, Mercy Clinics earned the 2008 Acclaim Award from the American Medical Group Association, and was recognized as an Exemplar Primary Care Practice by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Group Health Research Institute in 2014. Mercy Clinics is a subsidiary of Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines, which is a member of Mercy Health Network and a part of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), a national nonprofit health organization headquartered in Englewood, Colo.