Indianapolis Independent Pediatricians is an independent pediatric practice located in Indianapolis, Indiana.  Dr. Daniel Hayford is Pediatric Board Certified and oversees the care of pediatric children from newborn to age 18 years.  He routinely manages well care, asthma, ADHD, and immunizations, as well as offer same day and next day appointments for illness.  

We serve the central and westside of Indianapolis in Indiana and we care for patients with commercial insurance and Indiana Medicaid.


We are affiliated with IU Health, Methodist, and St. Vincent Women’s Hospital. 

• Same day appointments available for acute injury and ill visits.

• Free parking next to building always available. 

•Award winning medical practice providing quality care and clinical excellence. 

•777 Beachway Drive, Suite 210, Indianapolis, IN  46224

Tel: 317-293-7177    Fax: 317-293-3991    Billing:  317-293-7177 ext 227



Because of the high demand for physical exams and well checks during the summer, our schedule is almost fully booked.  If you are not able to a make your scheduled appointment, please call us 24 hours prior to the appointment time to reschedule.  In doing so, this will allow another child the opportunity to be treated and/or seen. 



June 14-June 18

Monday-Friday, Vacation (Office Remodel)


July 5, Monday - 4th of July 

July 19-July 23

Monday-Friday, Vacation

September 6 - Monday, Labor Day

Please call our office to reach an on-call pediatrician for same day illness or injury.

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Meet Your Doctor

Dr. Daniel R. Hayford was born in Bloomington, Indiana and grew up in Valparaiso, Indiana.  He graduated from Valparaiso High School.  Dr. Hayford completed a Bachelor of Science in Biology at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.  His major coursework consisted of ecology and pre-med courses.

After four years in North Carolina, Dr. Hayford moved to the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia where he earned his medical degree. Dr. Hayford returned to Indiana to complete pediatric residency training at the Indiana University School of Medicine. During his residency, Dr. Hayford served as a primary care pediatrician at the Forest Manor Health Center on east side of Indianapolis. 

In 2008, Dr. Hayford became President of Indianapolis Independent Pediatricians. Serving a socioeconomically and ethically diverse patient group is what Dr. Hayford finds most rewarding about being a pediatrician. Dr. Hayford resides in Indianapolis with his wife, Dr. Nadia Krupp, their two children, Lucy and Thomas, and their dog  Annie.

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​At Indianapolis Independent Pediatricians our mission is to provide quality, comprehensive, cost-effective pediatric care to infants, children, adolescents and young adults. We are committed to providing these services in a caring and cheerful environment.  Our associates promise to make our services efficient and effective.  To that end, we will stress prevention and education, as well as treatment.  We are committed to treating our patients with respect and honor their privacy.