Susan E. Creary, MD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Dr. Creary is an assistant professor of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and a physician in the Hematology/ Oncology/BMT Clinic at Nationwide Children's Hospital. Her clinical interests are in benign hematology specifically caring for children and adolescents with sickle cell disease. Dr. Creary's research interests are to improve hydroxyurea medication adherence in children with sickle cell disease, as it is the only disease modifying medication available for children with this disease. Dr. Creary received her medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine.She completed her pediatric residency at Riley Children's Hospital in Indianapolis and her pediatric hematology/oncology fellowship at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC while also receiving her Masters of Science in Clinical Research at the University of Pittsburgh in 2013.
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Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 09/27/2013

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  • Pediatric Hematology Oncology
  • Pediatrics
Fellowship Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Date Completed: 06/30/2013
Residency Indiana University Health Riley Hospital for Child Date Completed: 06/30/2010
Medical School Indiana University School of Medicine Date Completed: 05/31/2007
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Meet Dr. Susan Creary: Living With Sickle Cell Disease

“One of the things we are really trying to improve is their quality of life and their outcomes as they become adults. That’s where we have the biggest gains to make in sickle cell disease.” It’s that commitment to inpatient, outpatient, preventative and treatment therapies for children with sickle cell disease that motivates Dr. Susan Creary every single day.