Yvette Guislain Crabtree, MD (Centrus KC Vice-Chair)

Board Certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Fellow of the American College of Physicians. Dr. Crabtree earned a BA in Biology and French at Kansas State University, then attended the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, graduating with her M.D. in 1993. She trained in Internal Medicine at the University of Tennessee in Nashville, where she was also Chief Medical resident, and then moved back to Kansas City to start practicing medicine in her hometown in 1997. She holds the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award in Continuing Medical Education with Commendation for Self-Directed Learning. Dr. Crabtree is on active staff at Shawnee Mission Medical Center. Interests include: yoga, gardening, and art. She works at the urgent care in Mission as well as keeps regular hours during the day for primary care. As a clinical professor for the University of Kansas Medical School, Dr. Crabtree helps train the next generation of doctors and nurse practitioners. She also participates in clinical research. These activities keep Dr. Crabtree at the cutting edge of current medical knowledge in internal medicine.