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Marta Ann Crispens

Marta Ann Crispens, M.D.

Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Gynecological Oncologist

  • Appointments
    615-936-8422
    Physicians: 1-877-936-8422
  • Clinical Trials Information
  • Other Telephone Numbers
    Gynecologic Oncology
    (615) 936-8422 or 1 (877) 936-8422

    Henry-Joyce Cancer Clinic
    (615) 936-8422 or 1 (877) 936-8422

    Office
    615-322-8072
  • Faxes
    Gynecologic Oncology Fax
    (615) 343-8403
    Henry-Joyce Cancer Clinic Fax
    (615) 343-8668
    Office Fax
    615-343-8403
  • Addresses
    Gynecologic Oncology
    1900 The Vanderbilt Clinic
    Nashville, TN 37232-5536
    Website

    Henry-Joyce Cancer Clinic
    1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 1710
    Nashville, Tennessee 37232-7415
    Website

    Office
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    B1100 Medical Center North
    Nashville, TN 37232-2516
Education
  • Fellowship - M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, 1996
  • Residency - University of Alabama Medical Center, 1994
  • Internship - University of Alabama Medical Center, 1992
  • M.D. Degree - University of Alabama School of Medicine, 1991
Research Description

Collaborating with Dr. Kevin Osteen on an in vivo mouse model of adhesion formation. Focus is on adhesions formed in response to surgical injury and endometriosis. Goal is to develop preventive strategies.

Publications
  • Herington JL, Crispens MA, Carvalho-Macedo AC, Camargos AF, Lebovic DI, Bruner-Tran KL, Osteen KG. Development and prevention of postsurgical adhesions in a chimeric mouse model of experimental endometriosis. Fertil. Steril [print-electronic]. 2011 Mar 3/15/2011; 95(4): 1295-301.e1. PMID: 20934690, PMCID: PMC3038191, PII: S0015-0282(10)02547-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2010.09.017, ISSN: 1556-5653.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20934690.
  • Bruner-Tran KL, Carvalho-Macedo AC, Duleba AJ, Crispens MA, Osteen KG. Experimental endometriosis in immunocompromised mice after adoptive transfer of human leukocytes. Fertil. Steril [print-electronic]. 2010 May 5/15/2010; 93(8): 2519-24. PMID: 19608172, PMCID: PMC2873129, PII: S0015-0282(09)01231-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2009.05.076, ISSN: 1556-5653.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19608172.
  • Fleischer AC, Lyshchik A, Jones HW, Crispens MA, Andreotti RF, Williams PK, Fishman DA. Diagnostic parameters to differentiate benign from malignant ovarian masses with contrast-enhanced transvaginal sonography. J Ultrasound Med. 2009 Oct; 28(10): 1273-80. PMID: 19778872, PII: 28/10/1273, ISSN: 1550-9613.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19778872.
  • Fleischer AC, Lyshchik A, Jones HW, Crispens M, Loveless M, Andreotti RF, Williams PK, Fishman DA. Contrast-enhanced transvaginal sonography of benign versus malignant ovarian masses: preliminary findings. J Ultrasound Med. 2008 Jul; 27(7): 1011-8; quiz 1019. PMID: 18577664, PII: 27/7/1011, ISSN: 0278-4297.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18577664.
  • Bruner-Tran KL, Yeaman GR, Crispens MA, Igarashi TM, Osteen KG. Dioxin may promote inflammation-related development of endometriosis. Fertil. Steril [print-electronic]. 2008 May; 89(5 Suppl): 1287-98. PMID: 18394613, PMCID: PMC2430157, PII: S0015-0282(08)00367-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2008.02.102, ISSN: 1556-5653.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18394613.
  • Rao G, Crispens M, Rothenberg ML. Intraperitoneal chemotherapy for ovarian cancer: overview and perspective. J. Clin. Oncol. 2007 Jul 7/10/2007; 25(20): 2867-72. PMID: 17617517, PII: 25/20/2867, DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2007.10.8167, ISSN: 1527-7755.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17617517.
  • Shvartsman HS, Sun CC, Bodurka DC, Mahajan V, Crispens M, Lu KH, Deavers MT, Malpica A, Silva EG, Gershenson DM. Comparison of the clinical behavior of newly diagnosed stages II-IV low-grade serous carcinoma of the ovary with that of serous ovarian tumors of low malignant potential that recur as low-grade serous carcinoma. Gynecol. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2007 Jun; 105(3): 625-9. PMID: 17320156, PII: S0090-8258(07)00055-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2007.01.030, ISSN: 0090-8258.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17320156.
  • Fleischer AC, Milam MR, Crispens MA, Shappell HW. Sonographic depiction of intratumoral vascularity with 2- and 3-dimensional color Doppler techniques. J Ultrasound Med. 2005 Apr; 24(4): 533-7. PMID: 15784771, PII: 24/4/533, ISSN: 0278-4297.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15784771.
  • Milam MR, Schultenover SJ, Crispens M, Parker L. Retroperitoneal fibrosis secondary to actinomycosis with no intrauterine device. Obstet Gynecol. 2004 Nov; 104(5 Pt 2): 1134-6. PMID: 15516426, PII: 104/5/1134, DOI: 10.1097/01.AOG.0000144118.90772.a1, ISSN: 0029-7844.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15516426.
  • Storck K, Crispens M, Brader K. Squamous cell carcinoma of the cervix presenting as lymphangitic carcinomatosis: a case report and review of the literature. Gynecol. Oncol. 2004 Sep; 94(3): 825-8. PMID: 15350381, PII: S0090825804004135, DOI: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2004.06.002, ISSN: 0090-8258.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15350381.
  • Crispens MA. Borderline ovarian tumours: a review of the recent literature. Curr. Opin. Obstet. Gynecol. 2003 Feb; 15(1): 39-43. PMID: 12544500, DOI: 10.1097/01.gco.0000051559.77832.b6, ISSN: 1040-872X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12544500.
  • Crispens MA, Bodurka D, Deavers M, Lu K, Silva EG, Gershenson DM. Response and survival in patients with progressive or recurrent serous ovarian tumors of low malignant potential. Obstet Gynecol. 2002 Jan; 99(1): 3-10. PMID: 11777502, PII: S0029784401016490, ISSN: 0029-7844.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11777502.
  • Yoneda J, Kuniyasu H, Crispens MA, Price JE, Bucana CD, Fidler IJ. Expression of angiogenesis-related genes and progression of human ovarian carcinomas in nude mice. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 1998 Mar 3/18/1998; 90(6): 447-54. PMID: 9521169, ISSN: 0027-8874.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9521169.
  • Brader KR, Wolf JK, Hung MC, Yu D, Crispens MA, van Golen KL, Price JE. Adenovirus E1A expression enhances the sensitivity of an ovarian cancer cell line to multiple cytotoxic agents through an apoptotic mechanism. Clin. Cancer Res. 1997 Nov; 3(11): 2017-24. PMID: 9815592, ISSN: 1078-0432.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9815592.
  • Chapman SJ, Crispens M, Owen J, Savage K. Complications of midtrimester pregnancy termination: the effect of prior cesarean delivery. Am. J. Obstet. Gynecol. 1996 Oct; 175(4 Pt 1): 889-92. PMID: 8885742, PII: S0002937896800196, ISSN: 0002-9378.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8885742.
  • Naumann RW, Crispens MA, Alvarez RD, Partridge EE, Shingleton HM, Kilgore LC. Treatment of cervical dysplasia with large loop excision of the transformation zone: is endocervical curettage necessary?. South. Med. J. 1996 Oct; 89(10): 961-5. PMID: 8865787, ISSN: 0038-4348.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8865787.
  • Watts RG, Crispens MA, Howard TH. A quantitative study of the role of F-actin in producing neutrophil shape. Cell Motil. Cytoskeleton. 1991; 19(3): 159-68. PMID: 1878986, DOI: 10.1002/cm.970190304, ISSN: 0886-1544.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1878986.