Meet OrthoIndy Physician

Renn J. Crichlow, MD

Renn J. Crichlow, MD
317.917.4384

317.917.4190 (fax)

Dr. Renn Crichlow

Dr. Crichlow received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA after receiving a degree in kinesiology from Simon Frasier University in Vancouver, British Columbia. Following his medical degree, he completed an internship in general surgery at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston.

Dr. Crichlow fulfilled an orthopedic surgery residency at Harvard Combined Orthopaedics Program, which is based in the Massachusetts General and Brigham and Women’s Hospitals in Boston. He pursued his subspecialty training in orthopedic traumatology at the world-renowned Shock-Trauma Center in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dr. Crichlow was a member of the Canadian Olympic Canoe Team and participated in the Seoul 1988, Barcelona 1992 and Atlanta 1996 Olympic Games. In 1991, Dr. Crichlow was the World Champion in Kayak Singles; he holds multiple other World Championships and World Cup medals.

Dr. Crichlow’s research interests include pelvic fractures in multiple injury patients and the psychological effects of traumatic injuries.

Specialties

  • General Orthopedics
  • Hip
  • Hip Replacement
  • Trauma

Practice focus: Trauma, Hip, General Orthopedics

Education

Undergraduate School

Simon Frasier University

Medical School

Harvard Medical School

Residency

Harvard Combined Orthopaedics Program at Massachusetts General and Brigham and Women's Hospitals

Fellowship

Shock-Trauma Center

Awards and Recognition

  • Indianapolis Monthly Top Doctor (2014 - 2017)
  • World Champion in Kayak Singles in 1991

Certifications

  • Board Certified Physician