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Kelsey M. Knight, NP, MSN,APRN,CPNP,MLS - Pediatric Neurosurgery

Kelsey M. Knight, NP, MSN,APRN,CPNP,MLS

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Pediatric Neurosurgery

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Kelsey M. Knight is a board-certified pediatric nurse practitioner. She obtained her Bachelors of Health Science from Purdue University in clinical laboratory sciences and become a board-certified medical laboratory scientist. She worked at Roudebush VAMC in Indianapolis and Community South Hospital while completing her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Indiana University-Purdue University of Indianapolis (IUPUI).

She started her nursing career at Franciscan Health in Indianapolis working with the adult population before transitioning to Riley Hospital for Children. She has worked with a wide variety of pediatric patient populations including dialysis, general surgery, and victims of sexual abuse and maltreatment. She completed her Masters of Science in Nursing from IUPUI. She maintains specific interest in pediatric brain tumors and serves as the Neurosurgery/Neuro-Oncology Coordinator at Riley Hospital for Children.

Kelsey is strongly devoted to empowering children and their caregivers in making educated healthcare choices by providing compassionate, evidence-based care, comprehensive health education, and coordination and integration of multidisciplinary services for children with pediatric brain tumors.

In her spare time, Kelsey enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and reading.


Insurance plans accepted by this provider are below.

  • 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 Alliance
  • Community Health Network - Employee Plan
Community Health System
  • CorVel/Corecare - Workers Compensation
Coventry/First Health
Deaconess OneCare
  • 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
Lutheran Preferred
  • 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
Select Health Network
Suburban Health Organization
  • 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
Vision Service Plan (VSP)

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.

Specialties & Details


Pediatric Neurosurgery

Conditions & Treatments:

Pediatric Brain Tumors



Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN


Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN

Masters degree:

Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN

Hospitals & Affiliations

Hospital Privileges:

IU Health Methodist/IU Health University

Physician Group:

Riley Physicians, IU Health Physicians


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