Christopher D. Collier, MD - Orthopedic Surgery - Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

Christopher D. Collier, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

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4.7 out of 5 stars

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Dr. Christopher Collier is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in the management of benign (non-cancerous) and malignant (cancerous) bone and soft tissue tumors in children and adults. He has particular expertise in:

  • Benign bone and soft tissue tumors
  • Bone and soft tissue sarcomas
  • Surgical management of metastatic bone disease
  • Complex joint- and limb-sparing surgery

He is committed to providing patients the highest quality of care with empathy and compassion. He works with patients and their families, using the best available evidence and techniques, to develop and enact a personalized treatment plan.

Dr. Collier is a native Midwesterner who earned his medical degree from the University of Chicago. After medical school, he completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. There he was elected as an Emerging Leader for the American Orthopedic Association and was awarded the Carter-Makley Award by his peers for his clinical excellence and leadership. He then completed a Fellowship in Orthopaedic Oncology at the University of Chicago.

Dr. Collier is a dedicated surgeon-scientist who leads innovative basic science and clinical research to improve outcomes for his patients. He is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery within the Indiana University School of Medicine. He has authored numerous publications, textbook chapters, earned multiple research awards and grants, and presented his research nationally and internationally.

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • School of Medicine: University of Chicago
  • Internship: Case Western Reserve University
  • Residency: Case Western Reserve University
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago
Hospitals & Affiliations
  • IU Health Simon Cancer Center
  • IU Health Physicians
  • Riley Physicians
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Anthem Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Anthem Hoosier Care Connect
  • Anthem Hoosier Healthwise
  • Anthem Medicare Advantage
  • Anthem Medicare HMO
  • Anthem Medicare PPO
  • Anthem Pathway Essentials Network
  • Care Source Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Care Source Hoosier Healthwise
  • Community Health Network - Employee Plan
  • CorVel/Corecare - Workers Compensation
  • Encore Workers Compensation
  • Health Alliance Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Indiana Health Network - Workers Compensation
  • Indiana University Health - Workers Compensation
  • IU Health Plans Medicare Advantage
  • Managed Health Services Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Managed Health Services Hoosier Care Connect
  • Managed Health Services Hoosier Healthwise
  • Managed Health Services Medicare Advantage
  • MDWise Excel Healthy Indiana Plan
  • MDWise Excel Hoosier Healthwise
  • Parkview Health Plan Signature Care PPO
  • Point Comfort - Refugee Medical Assistance Program
  • Point Comfort - Unaccompanied Children Program
  • The Healthcare Group Encircle
  • The Healthcare Group Encore
  • TriCare Select
  • United DSNP
  • United HealthCare
  • United HealthCare Hoosier Care Connect
  • United HMO
  • United Medicare Advantage
  • United PPO
  • VA - CCN via United Healthcare

Note: Although this listing was accurate at the time of posting, insurances change regularly, and insurance plans listed may not be accepted at all office locations for this provider. Please confirm with your insurance company that this provider is covered by your plan before your appointment.

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