Dr. James M Croop MD Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist

Dr. James Croop is a pediatric hematologist-oncologist in Indianapolis, Indiana and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Indiana University Health North Hospital and Indiana University Health University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Croop accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 6 doctors at Indiana University Health North Hospital and one of 6 at Indiana University Health University Hospital who specialize in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist: General Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, Pediatric Hematologic Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

Indiana University Health University Hospital
Ranked #40 in Pediatrics: Cancer

Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health

Indiana University Health North Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Residency, Pediatrics, 1980–1983

Children's Hospital, Boston
Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 1983–1986

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 29 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 24 years in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

IN State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Imatinib mesylate for plexiform neurofibromas in patients with neurofibromatosis type 1: a phase 2 trial.
Robertson, K. A., Nalepa, G., Yang, F. C., Bowers, D. C., Ho, C. Y., Hutchins, G. D., Croop, J. M., Vik, T. A., Denne, S. C., Parada, L. F., Hingtgen, C. M., Walsh, L. E., Yu, M., Pradhan, K. R., Edwards-Brown, M. K., Cohen, M. D., Fletcher, J. W., Travers, J. B., Staser, K. W., Lee, M. W., Sherman, M. R., Davis, C. J., Miller, L. C., Ingram, D. A., Clapp, D. W.

Germline p53 mutation presenting as synchronous tumors.
Cavalier, M.E., Davis, M.M., Croop, J.M.

Treatment, outcome, and cost of care in children with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Kumar, M.,Vik, T. A.,Johnson, C. S.,Southwood, M. E.,Croop, J. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Providence Health System Preferred PPO
  • Regence Oregon - Preferred Provider Network
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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