Kristin Garton Crichton, DO, MPH

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Dr. Kristin Crichton is a child abuse pediatrician at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She is board-certified in general pediatrics and child abuse pediatrics. Her clinical interests include child sexual abuse, child physical abuse and caring for children in foster care; her research interests include improving early detection of physical abuse. Dr. Crichton has master’s degrees in both public health and experimental psychology. She serves on the Biomedical Ethics Committee at Nationwide Children's. Additionally, Dr. Crichton is a member of the Ray Helfer Society and an active member of the AAP Ohio Chapter Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect.

Academic and Clinical Areas

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 10/06/2012

Board Certifications
  • Child Abuse Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics
Fellowship Nationwide Children's Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/2014
Residency Nationwide Children's Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/2011
Medical School Nova Southeastern University Date Completed: 05/30/2008