Ann M Grooms

Ann M Grooms, MD

Assistant Professor

Business Phone: (352) 294-7403
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About Ann M Grooms

Ann Grooms, MD, is board certified in pediatrics and a charter member of the American Medical Society of Sports Medicine. After completing her fellowship in pediatric hematology-oncology at the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, Dr. Grooms became an instructor at the University of Oklahoma Medical Center in the Pediatric Hem-Onc division. Following this, she practiced and consulted in pediatrics and hematology-oncology in California and North Carolina, and was a clinical assistant professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dr. Grooms joined the faculty at the University of Florida in 1978 and became a charter member of the American Medical Society of Sports Medicine. She served as a team physician for the University Athletic Association for more than 30 years. She is currently an assistant professor in the department of community health and family medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine. Her primary focus now is eating disorders, anxiety and depression, women’s health issues and transgender care.


Faculty Superior Accomplishment Award
2003 · University of Florida
Centennial Leader Award
1997 · University of Tennessee
Employee of the Month
1995 · University of Florida

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Profile

  • Pediatrics
Areas of Interest
  • Eating disorders – resources
  • Gender dysphoria
  • Preventive health care


The female athlete triad.
The Journal of the Florida Medical Association. 83(7):479-81 [PMID] 8824090.
View on: PubMed


Fellowship – Hematology-Oncology
1971 · Medical University of South Carolina
Residency – Pediatrics
1970 · Medical University of South Carolina
Medical Degree
1966 · University of Tennessee
Bachelors of Science – Human Ecology
1963 · University of Tennessee

Contact Details

(352) 294-7403