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Helena M. Crowley, MD, PhD

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:



29 S Greene St., Suite 110

Phone (Primary):




Education and Training

Medical School:

  • Tufts University School of Medicine, 2005


  • Tufts Medical Center, 2010


  • Nationwide Children's Hospital - Pediatric Surgery, 2012


Dr. Crowley specializes in both general surgery and pediatric surgery. She is particularly interested in neonatal surgery, minimally invasive surgery, and management of Hirschsprung’s disease and anorectal malformations.
It is very important to Dr. Crowley that her patients and their families feel comfortable in the care environment and with their treatment plan. She takes the time to thoroughly explain to her patients the plan for treating the surgical problem and why she believes it will be successful.  
Dr. Crowley completed her undergraduate degree in molecular biophysics and biochemistry at Yale University. She then received her medical degree from Tufts University in Massachusetts. She also received her PhD in immunology from Tufts. She completed her general surgery training at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts, and her pediatric surgery fellowship training at Nationwide Children’s Hospital (Columbus, Ohio), which is affiliated with the Ohio State University.
Dr. Crowley has previously been recognized as a "Top Doctor" in the specialty of general pediatric surgery by Baltimore magazine.

Language(s): English

Awards and Affiliations

  • American Board of Surgery - Pediatric Surgery, 2013

  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery, 2011

Hospital Affiliations

  • UM St. Joseph Medical Center

  • University of Maryland Medical Center

  • Member of UM Faculty Physicians, Inc.