James V. Crawford M.D.

Meet Dr. James V. Crawford

Dr. James Crawford returned home to Boise, after serving 24 years in the U.S. Army. He established the Idaho Ear Clinic in 2018. Dr. Crawford is a graduate of Capital High School. He received his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University. Then went on to get his Doctor of Medicine from the Uniformed Services University. After a residency in Otolaryngology at Madigan Army Medical Center, he completed a fellowship in Otology/Neurotology at the House Ear Clinic in Los Angeles. He is an Associate Professor of Surgery at the Uniformed Services University and was the Otolaryngology Residency Program Director at Madigan Army Medical Center. Dr. Crawford is on the Editorial Board for multiple medical journals.

Dr. Crawford established the pediatric and adult cochlear implant program at Madigan Army Medical Center. He has extensive clinical, surgical and research experience in cochlear implants, hearing conservation, chronic ear disease, superior semi-circular canal dehiscence and mild TBI. He has lectured nationally and internationally.

Dr. Crawford is excited to be back home and bring the skills he has developed to the Treasure Valley. His wife, Marisa, and their 4 children enjoy travel and the outdoors – skiing, waterskiing, fishing, hiking, tennis and golf.


American Board of Otolaryngology

American Board Neurotology


Brigham Young University

Professional School:

Uniformed Services University


Madigan Army Medical Center


House Ear Clinic (Neurotology)

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