Meet Dr. Bettie Crane
Dr. Crane grew up in both Taiwan and Southern California. She graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science degree from The University of California, Berkeley in Nutritional Science in 1987. She was accepted to the dental program and received her Bachelor of Dental Science and Doctor of Dental Surgery from The University of California, San Francisco in 1992. Since that time, Dr. Crane has practiced general dentistry in adult and pediatric offices. She moved to Flagstaff in 2000 and joined Dr. Montfort’s team of providers in 2005.
Dr. Crane attends many hours of continuing education courses and thoroughly enjoys a one-on-one relationship with her patients – she particularly enjoys treating pre-teens and teenagers. She has a long list of academic accolades, among them are: UC Berkeley Alumni Scholar, UCSF Clinical Commendation, Dawson Academy Completion of Core Curriculum and UCLA A-Z implant Curriculum. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Arizona Dental Association, Northern Arizona Dental Association and UCSF Alumni Association.
Being fluent in Mandarin Chinese, Dr. Crane is a large asset to our Asian community providing dental care where patients feel comfortable speaking their primary language. She is married to Dr. Mark Crane who owns Woodlands Oral Surgery and they are a busy family with 4 children. In any spare time she can find, Dr. Crane enjoys reading, keeping up with nutrition, fitness and overall health.