Dr. Crim is an internationally recognized expert in MSK imaging, and interprets radiographs, ultrasound, MRI and CT images. She also performs diagnostic and therapeutic joint and spine injections.

Education & Training

Medical School

Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons


Transitional Year

  • Harbor/UCLA Medical Center


Diagnostic Radiology

  • Harbor/UCLA Medical Center


Musculoskeletal Radiology

  • Harbor/UCLA Medical Center


American Board of Radiology/Diagnostic Radiology


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Academic Information

Fellowship Program Director, Musculoskeletal Radiology
Professor of Clinical Radiology

Research Profile

Dr. Crim’s primary research interests are sports medicine, arthritis and tumors. She helped conduct part of the Glucosamine/Chondroitin Arthritis Intervention Trial (GAIT) by reviewing all the films for qualification and quality. This study focused specifically on osteoarthritis of the knee, and it sought to evaluate the effect of glucosamine hydrochloride, sodium chondroitin sulfate (alone and in combination), celecoxib and placebo on progressive loss of joint space width. Dr. Crim has more than 80 publications.

Areas of Expertise

  • Musculoskeletal Radiology

Awards & Honors

  • Teacher of the Year, Department of Radiology, 2014 – 2015, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
  • Teacher of the Year, Department of Radiology, 2013 – 2014, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
  • Faculty of the Year, Department of Radiology, 2000 – 2001, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT


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