William B. Crafton, MD

William B. Crafton, MD


Surgery, General

Areas of Interest

Laparoscopic gastrointestinal and solid organ surgery, Biliary tract disease, Cancer surgery including melanoma, Ventral and inguinal hernias

Dr. Crafton is a native of Nashville, Tennessee and received his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia. He attended medical school at the Medical College of Virginia and completed his residency in general surgery at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. He has extensive experience in gastrointestinal and cancer surgery and has been at the forefront of laparoscopic surgery from its inception, having taught and lectured in the United States and Europe.

His wife Susan is a nurse at the The Christ Hospital Cancer Center and his son and daughter are also pursuing careers in medicine.

Practice Name

  • The Christ Hospital Physicians - General Surgery


  • Male

Languages Spoken

  • English

Board Certification

  • Am Bd of Surgery (Surgery)


  • Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine(Professional Education)
  • University of Cincinnati/University Hospital(Internship Program)
  • University of Cincinnati/University Hospital(Residency Program)


Primary Location

Mt. Auburn
The Christ Hospital Medical Office Building

2123 Auburn Ave.
Suite 242

Cincinnati, OH 45219

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39.1211546 -84.510667
Phone: 513-723-9000 513-723-9000
Fax: 513-585-3099
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Surgery, General