Crystal Ives Tallman, M.D., earned her medical degree at University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine. She then went on to complete her residency in Emergency Medicine at University of California, San Francisco, Fresno. During her Emergency Medicine residency, she served as Chief Resident. Following residency, she completed a fellowship in Critical Care at the University of Michigan.
She is board certified in Emergency Medicine and Anesthesia Critical Care and currently works as an academic physician in the Emergency Department and the Medical ICU at UCSF Fresno. She is also part of the ECLS team.
Her current areas of interest include critical care, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, and thromboelastography.
During residency, Dr Ives Tallman received many awards including Intern of the Year at UCSF Fresno, the Emergency Medicine resident research award, the Borba Housestaff research award, the Bob Knopp Humanism in medicine award, and twice received the “Smarty Pants” award for the highest in-service score in the UCSF Fresno Emergency Medicine Department.
During fellowship, Dr Ives Tallman received the Michigan Medicine making a difference award, the learning environment task force award, and was voted into the Michigan Medicine chapter of Gold Humanism Honor Society.