Henry Crevensten, MD


Henry Crevensten, M.D., is a Primary Care clinician, educator, and Deputy Chief of Primary Care at the San Francisco VA Health Care system. In addition he is Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco. He teaches medical students, Nurse Practitioners, and medical residents in the outpatient and inpatient setting. His clinical interests are telemedicine, pain management, and improving systems of care. His academic interests are teaching rural medicine. His current outpatient clinic is at the VA Clinic in Eureka, CA for which he provides care via telemedicine.
2019 - Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training, University of California
  1. Le H, Khankhanian P, Joshi N, Maa J, Crevensten H. Patients recovering from abdominal surgery who walked with volunteers had improved postoperative recovery profiles during their hospitalization. World journal of surgery 2014. PMID: 24615609

  2. Coil C, Kaji AH, Crevensten H, Aaron KE, Lewis RJ, Coates WC. Screen savers as an adjunct to medical education on patient safety. Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety 2011. PMID: 22132665