Riley Children's Health

Kirstan K. Meldrum, MD, FAAP

IU Health

Pediatric Urology

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Dr. Kirstan Meldrum is a professor of urology at Indiana University and has been practicing pediatric urology since 2002. Dr. Meldrum has extensive surgical experience in the management of complex pediatric urologic conditions and is nationally recognized for her NIH funded basic science research. She has received first-place recognition for her work from the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Dr. Meldrum is a graduate of Smith College and earned her medical degree from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. She completed her urology residency at Indiana University in 2000, and her fellowship in pediatric urology at Johns Hopkins University in 2002. Dr. Meldrum was a faculty member at Riley Hospital for Children and the Director of Pediatric Urologic research from 2002-2012. Prior to her return to IU in 2022, Dr. Meldrum served as the chief of pediatric urology at the University of Florida, the Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital in Grand Rapids, MI, and most recently, at Central Michigan University in Saginaw, MI. Dr. Meldrum has published over 75 original manuscripts and several book chapters and has a particular interest in the surgical management of bladder exstrophy/epispadias, neuropathic bladder, and congenital urinary tract abnormalities.


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

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 Urology

Conditions & Treatments:

Bladder Exstrophy


School of Medicine:

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, Denver CO


Indiana University Medical Center; Indianapolis, IN


Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN


Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Hospitals & Affiliations

Hospital Privileges:

IU Health Methodist/IU Health University, IU Health North, IU Health West

Physician Group:

Riley Physicians, IU Health Physicians


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