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Lindsay Crawford MD

Lindsay Crawford MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist), Orthopedic Surgeon – Pediatrics
Lindsay Crawford MD

Lindsay Crawford MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist), Orthopedic Surgeon – Pediatrics

Personal Statement

Dr. Lindsay Crawford joined the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth as an Assistant Professor in 2013. She is board certified with the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Crawford attended Texas A&M University and graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Microbiology. She then attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX on a merit scholarship.

At Baylor, she began to develop her interest in Pediatric Orthopedics spending time doing research at the Shriners Hospital for Children in Houston. She attended Orthopedic residency at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, TX that included a research rotation at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. She then trained at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children in Orlando, FL for her Pediatric Orthopedic Fellowship. She has presented her research in scoliosis and clubfoot at multiple national orthopedic meetings.

Dr. Crawford has focused her practice on scoliosis/spine conditions, limb deformity and trauma.

Since joining Children’s Memorial Hermann, Dr. Crawford has received multiple honors including Houstonia Top Doctor, H Texas Top Doctor, Texas Monthly Super Doctor Rising Star, as well as the Dean’s teaching awards for her role in training McGovern medical students and residents.

Dr. Crawford holds memberships in the following organizations: American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America, Ruth Jackson Orthopedic Society and a member of the Scoliosis Research Society.

Gender

Female

Languages

  • English

Insurance Plans

  • AARP
  • AARP - Medicare Complete
  • AARP - Medicare Supplement
  • Aetna
  • Aetna - Choice POS
  • Aetna - Choice POS II
  • Aetna - EPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - Medicare - HMO
  • Aetna - Medicare - TRS Care
  • Aetna - Medicare PPO
  • Aetna - Medicare Private Fee for Service Plans (PFFS)
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • All Star
  • All Star Kids
  • Amerigroup - Amerivantage
  • Amerigroup - HMO
  • Amerigroup - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Amerigroup - Medicaid: > STAR+PLUS
  • Amerigroup - Star/Star Plus
  • Amerigroup - Texas - Star
  • Amerigroup - Texas - Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Fidelity - Medicare Supplement - Medigap Plans
  • Bankers Life - Medicare Supplements - Medigap Plans
  • BC/BS - Anthem
  • BC/BS - Basic 5
  • BC/BS - EPO
  • BC/BS - Managed Medicare Advantage HMO
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS - Premier 1
  • BC/BS - Premier 2
  • BC/BS - Solution 3
  • BC/BS - Solution 4
  • BeechStreet - PPO
  • BeechStreet - Workers Compensation
  • Bravo Health - Elder Health Classic I
  • Bravo Health - Elder Health Classic II
  • Care Improvement Plus - Medicare - Advantage
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - LifeSOURCE Transplant
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Community Health Choice - STAR (Medicaid)
  • CommunityCare - Bronze
  • CommunityCare - Gold
  • CommunityCare - Silver
  • Coventry Health Care - Advantra Freedom (Medicare)
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO
  • First Health - HMO
  • First Health - PPO
  • GEHA Health Plans - Standard Option (PPO)
  • Golden Rule
  • Golden Rule - UnitedOne (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Great West Healthcare - HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - POS
  • Great West Healthcare - PPO
  • HealthSmart - EPO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - Connect Basic 6350/6350
  • Humana - Connect Bronze 4850/6350
  • Humana - Connect Bronze 6300/6300
  • Humana - Connect Gold 2500/3500
  • Humana - Connect Platinum 0/1500
  • Humana - Connect Silver 4600/6300
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - PPO
  • Humana - Preferred POS
  • Medicaid - CHIP
  • Medicaid - Texas Traditional
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Employees - MH Employees
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - Insurance Plans
  • MHealth - MHHNP Freedom of Choice PPO
  • MHealth - MHHS Freedom of Choice
  • MHealth Choice
  • Molina Healthcare - STAR (Medicaid)
  • MultiPlan - HMO
  • MultiPlan - PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha - Medicare Supplement
  • PHCS - HMO
  • PHCS - PPO
  • ppoNext - PPO
  • Principal Financial Group - Classic Plus PPO
  • Principal Financial Group - Classic PPO
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Rockport Healthcare Group - Rockport
  • Secure Horizons - Insurance Plans
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • Student/School
  • Superior Health - Medicaid - Superior HealthPlan
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - STAR (Medicaid)
  • Texas True Choice - HMO
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • UMR
  • UMR - Choice Plus
  • UMR - PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - CHIP
  • United Healthcare - Choice
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - Optum Health
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • WellCare - Insurance Plans
  • WellCare - PPO
  • Workers Compensation

Medical School

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX (2007)

Residency

John Peter Smith Hospital, Fort Worth, TX (2012)

Fellowship

Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Children’s Hospital, Orlando, FL (2012)

Professional Memberships

  • 2003 – 2007 American Medical Student Association
  • 2003 – present American Medical Association
  • 2003 – 2012 Texas Medical Association
  • 2007- present American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • 2012-present Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society
  • 2013-Present POSNA

Awards

  • 2011-2012 Adjunct Clinical Instructor, UNT Health Science Center, Fort Worth, TX
  • 2012 Outstanding Resident Research Presentation
  • 2007 Outstanding Student in Orthopedics
  • 2005 – 2007 Clinical Honors: Radiology, Pediatrics, Orthopedics Selective Urology Selective, Surgical Sub-Internship
  • 2003 – 2005 Preclinical Honors: Behavioral Sciences, Cardiology, Principles in Pathology & Pharmacology, Gastroenterology, Hard and Soft Tissues, Hematology, Nervous System, Integrated Problem Solving, and Patient, Physician, and Soci
  • 2003 – 2007 Baylor Merit Scholarship
  • 1999 Texas A&M Department of Biology Scholarship
  • 2000-2001 Dean’s List and Golden Key Honor Society

Research Interests

  • Present Department of Pediatric Orthopedics, Arnold Palmer Children’s Hospital “The Fate of the Neuromuscular Hip After Posterior Spinal Fusion” *Abstract submitted “Cervical Arthrodesis for the Treatment of Instability and Progressive Deformity in Chil
  • Winter 2010 Research Rotation, Department of Orthopedics, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, “Gait Analysis in Children with Clubfeet Treated with Anterior Tibialis Tendon Transfer” *Manuscript submitted Advisor: Lori Karol M.D.
  • Spring 2006 Research Assistant, Department of Orthopedics, Shriners Hospital for Children- Houston, “Natural History of Lumbosacral Congenital Scoliosis” Advisor: Richard Haynes M.D. and Robert Huang M.D.
  • February 2010 Podium Presentation, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, “Gait Analysis in Children with Clubfeet Treated with Anterior Tibialis Tendon Transfer”
  • April 2010 Podium Presentation, The 32nd Annual Brandon Carrell Visiting Professorship Program, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, “Gait Analysis in Children with Clubfeet Treated with Anterior Tibialis Tendon Transfer”
  • February 2007 Podium Presentation, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, “Natural History of Lumbosacral Congenital Scoliosis”

Available Appointments

UT Orthopedics - Pearland

10905 Memorial Hermann Dr Ste 130 Pearland, TX 77584 (713) 486-6000

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          UT Orthopedics - Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza

          Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza 6400 Fannin St Ste 2250 Houston, TX 77030 (713) 486-7500

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