Deborah A. Crane M.D.

 Deborah  A. Crane M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Rehabilitation medicine, Spinal cord injury (SCI)


Rehabilitation Medicine




Primary Location

Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic at Harborview

410 9th Ave., 4th Floor
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.520.5000|Map It 


Deborah Crane, M.D., M.P.H., is a board certified physician at the Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic at Harborview and a UW assistant professor of Rehabilitation Medicine.

Dr. Crane is an expert in acute and chronic management of persons with spinal cord injury. She also has a focus in spasticity management. She strives to create active partnerships with her patients to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Dr. Crane earned her M.D. and M.P.H. at Tulane University. Her clinical interests include comprehensive care of the patient with acute and chronic spinal cord injury, trauma rehabilitation and spasticity management. Her research interests include health services, epidemiology and outcomes related to secondary conditions of spinal cord injury.

Personal Interests

Dr. Crane loves spending time with her family. She also enjoys running, skiing, kayaking, biking, hiking, swimming and volunteering with various adaptive athletic programs.


UW - Dept. of Rehabilitation MedicineFellowshipSpinal Cord Injury2010
Tulane School of Public Health & Tropical MedicineMaster Public Health2005
Tulane University-School of MedicineMedical education2005

Board Certifications

American Board of Physical Medicine & RehabPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation2010
American Board of Physical Medicine & RehabSpinal Cord Injury2010
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