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Melissa K. Bear, MD, MS

Pediatric Hematology - Oncology

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Specialties & Details

Specialties
  • Pediatric Hematology - Oncology
Education
  • Masters degree: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
  • School of Medicine: Medical College of Pennsylvania
  • Internship: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
  • Residency: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
  • Fellowship: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Hospitals & Affiliations
  • Riley Physicians
  • IU Health Physicians
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