David F. Crudo, M.D.

  • Find a Pediatric Specialist
  • New Patient Appointments





  • Additional Information

    For returning patient appointments, contact the clinic directly.

David F. Crudo, M.D.

David F. Crudo, M.D.

Associate Professor


Physician Rating

4.8 out of 5

60 Ratings

Contact Information

  • New Patient Appointments:


  • Returning Patient Appointments:


  • Department: 336-716-6226

  • Fax: 336-716-7100

  • E-mail:


  • Pediatric Endocrine Society

  • Assn Of Military Surgeons Of U

  • NPI: 1851382931

Clinical Interests

  • Growth, Thyroid, Pubertal and Adrenal Disorders, Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes

Education & Training

  • B.S.

    1975 - University of California-Irvine

  • M.D.

    1981 - St Louis University School of Medicine

  • Residency

    1984 - Pediatrics: Tripler Army Med Ctr

  • Fellowship

    1988 - Pediatrics: Uniformed Services University

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Endocrinology


Research Contact Information

Research Interests

  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta, Tibial Fractures, Iodine, Hypothyroidism, Abdominal Injuries

Recent Publications

  • Septooptic dysplasia with an associated arachnoid cyst McLaurin-Jiang SV, Wood JK, Crudo DF.. Case Rep Pediatr. 2016;2016():5493769.
  • Delayed diagnosis of a TSH-adenoma due to coexisting autoimmune thyroid disease [abstract] Crudo D, Constantacos C, Walsh E.. Hormone Res Paediatr. 2016;86(Suppl 1):507-508.
  • Visual diagnosis: 6-month-old boy with leg pain Welsh SK, Crudo DF, Pinsker JE.. Pediatr Rev. 2014;35(11):e57-e60.
  • Pancreatic atrophy and diabetes mellitus following blunt abdominal trauma Edwards MJ, Crudo DF, Carlson TL, Pedersen AM, Keller L.. J Pediatr Surg. 2013;48(2):432-435.
  • Transient hypothyroidism in premature infants after short-term topical iodine exposure: an avoidable risk? Pinsker JE, McBayne K, Edwards M, Jensen K, Crudo DF, Bauer AJ.. Pediatr Neonatol. 2013;54(2):128-131.
  • Characterization of the cortisol stress response to sedation and anesthesia in children Hsu AA, von Elten K, Chan D, Flynn T, Walker K, Barnhill J, Naun C, Pedersen AM, Ponaman M, Fredericks GJ, Crudo DF, Pinsker JE.. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012;97(10):E1830-5.
  • Ganglioneuroblastoma in a young child with Turner syndrome Pinsker JE, Crudo DF.. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2012;25(7-8):799-800.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.


Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
CP efforts to include in decisions
CP explanations of prob/condition
CP spoke using clear language
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
Likelihood of recommending CP
Patients' confidence in CP
Time CP spent with patient
Wait time at clinic

Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

  • 2/25/2017

    crudo was great. we had a conversation about my daughter's condition. he listens. he answers questions and when we left I felt like I had a friend in a doctor. thanks so much for helping me take care of my precious daughter.

  • 1/4/2017

    Dr. Crudo is amazing!! As a mother he makes me feel very comfortable putting my child in his hand's and he also makes Brandon feel very comfortable. Brandon doesn't mind going to the Dr. when he knows were going to see Dr. Crudo.

  • 11/16/2016

    *Dr. Crudo is always willing to stay with us and answer any questions we have. He is very good with my son.

  • 9/19/2016

    We love *Dr. Crudd. He takes time with Emma and make sure she understands what the next steps are an he shows a genuine interest in her development. He is the best!!

  • 8/9/2016

    great rapport with our son. . spoke too him and not over or at him. good interaction.

  • 7/5/2016

    Dr. Crudo is awesome!! We are blessed to have him!! Brandon loves him!

  • 7/3/2016

    he made my daughter nervous and he did not seem child friendly.

  • 6/30/2016

    Extremely pleased with total experience.

  • 6/22/2016

    *Dr. Crudo is always friendly, helpful and concerned about any of our worries.


We're sorry, Dr. Crudo is not currently accepting new patients. If you are an existing patient, you may contact the office directly at 336-713-4500.

  • Find a Pediatric Specialist
  • New Patient Appointments





  • Additional Information

    For returning patient appointments, contact the clinic directly.