Dr. Grissom received her medical degree at the University of Tennessee, Memphis College of Medicine, where she also had her residency and surgery training. She interned at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis. She earned her undergraduate degree from Union University where she graduated with summa cum laude honors.

She is board certified with the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Clinical Specialties

  • Cataract surgery
  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Glaucoma
  • Surgery of the eyelid


  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Medical Association
  • Tennessee Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Tennessee Medical Association


Dr. Grissom grew up in Lexington, and joined the Eye Clinic because of its longstanding reputation of quality eye care in West Tennessee.

In her free time, Dr. Grissom enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, working on her home, painting, and gardening. She also enjoys snow skiing and running.