Dennis Charles Crawford, Ph.D., M.D.

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Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation, Orthopaedic Surgery
Special Interests:
Sports Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery
Accepting Patients:
English, Spanish


Dr. Crawford's research interests include peri-operative pain control, minimally invasive surgery of the knee and shoulder, cartilage reconstruction and regeneration, restoration of function after surgery and  outcomes in outpatient surgery.

His clinical interests include minimally invasive arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery, peri-operative rehabilitation, all knee and shoulder stabilization procedures (e.g., rotator cuff and anterior cruciate ligament repairs) and cartilage repair, regeneration and reconstruction.  

Professional Education

  • Degree:
    Boston University School of Medicine 1995
  • Residency:
    Orthopaedic Surgery, Brown University, 2000
  • Fellowships:
    Orthopaedic Trauma, Brown University, 2001
    Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, Knee and Shoulder Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 2002.
  • Certifications:
    Board Certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine; American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2009
    Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery; American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2004

    Oregon Medical License, 2001

Provider Referral Line

503 494-6400

I see patients at:

Center for Health & Healing

Insurance Information

OHSU accepts most insurance plans

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