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

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


Dr. Crawford is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in arthroscopic surgery of the knee and shoulder; cartilage and ligamentous injuries (e.g. rotator cuff, ACL tears); instability of the knee and shoulder and cartilage replacement, restoration and transplantation. His specific clinical interests involve surgical treatment of sports injuries in adults and adolescents; including joint dislocation, ligament, cartilage and tendon tears. instability of the shoulder and knee. Dr. Crawford is an active member of the International Cartilage Repair Society, American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy Association of North America and the Oregon Athletic Association Medical Aspects of Sports Committee.


  • 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

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