Susan E. Creary, MD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Susan Creary, MD, MSc, is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and pediatric hematologist in the division of Hematology/Oncology/BMT, and a principal investigator in the Abigail Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital. Her clinical and research interests are in benign hematology, specifically in improving the outcomes of children and adolescents with sickle cell disease.

Dr. Creary received her medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in 2007. She completed her pediatric residency at Riley Children's Hospital in Indianapolis in 2010 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.

Academic and Clinical Areas

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 09/27/2013

Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Hematology Oncology
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
Clinical Interests
  • Sickle Cell Disease
Dr. Creary

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.