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Dr. Phil Becomes a Grandfather

03/19/2010 at 11:00 AM EDT

Dr. Phil Becomes a Grandfather
Jay, Erica & Dr. Phil McGraw
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Just call him Dr. Grandpa!

Talk show host and author Dr. Phil is a grandfather after son Jay McGraw and his wife Erica welcomed a daughter Thursday night, the family tells PEOPLE exclusively.

Avery Elizabeth McGraw arrived at 11:33 p.m. in Los Angeles, weighing in at 6 lbs., 6 oz., and measuring 21 inches long.

"Both Avery and Erica are resting comfortably and doing well," the McGraws said in a statement. "The entire family is overjoyed!"



Avery is the first child for Jay – executive producer of The Doctors – and Erica, who announced the pregnancy in October.

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