Dr. Crane was born in Allentown and attended schools in the East Penn School District. His undergraduate work was at Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pa and chiropractic doctorate was at Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, Iowa.

He has been in practice since 1970 and has done extensive post graduate study in several sub specialties such as radiology, accupuncture, nutrition, and neuromusculoskeletal rehabilitation. He is registered in Level III of American College of Chiropractic Rehabilitation Science and his clinic was the first in Pennsylvania to be a Nationally Certified Chiropractic Rehabilitation Facility. He is also the only doctor in this area who is Certified in Instrument Adjusting using the Impulse Adjusting Instrument.