Hand Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery

Thomas James Fischer , MD

Indiana Hand To Shoulder Center
8501 Harcourt Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46260

(317) 875-9105

Overview

Thomas J. Fischer, M.D., is our only native Hoosier (graduated from Butler University), earned his medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine and completed his Orthopaedic training at the University of Washington in Seattle. After his hand fellowship at the Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center, he requested an additional six months of microvascular surgery training at Duke University, and six months of hand education at multiple centers in Switzerland and Germany before joining us in practice. Dr. Fischer is a master educator, with a primary focus on skeletal fixation. Residents from the Indiana University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery rotate with Dr. Fischer for their hand surgery exposure. In addition, he is an active and highly visible part of our fellowship training program. In addition to publications in scientific journals and presentations before physicians, Dr. Fischer has been recognized for his written and spoken contributions to industry, insurance company and safety organizations alike. Currently, Dr. Fischer is the Department Chairman of Hand Surgery at St. Vincent Hospital and Health Services. He is also a Trustee Board member at Butler University. Dr. Fischer serves on numerous committees such as: North American Hand Education Committee starting in February of 2008; American Orthopaedic faculty member starting in April of 1990; and Hand Expert Group starting in January of 2005.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 43 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Specialties

Hand Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • St Vincent Carmel Hospital

Education and Training

Medical School
Indiana University School Of Medicine Graduated in 1979

Main Location

Fax:
Website: www.indianahandtoshoulder.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Other Locations

Indiana Hand To Shoulder Center
1801 N 6th St Ste 300
Terre Haute, IN 47804
(812) 234-8840

Fax:(812) 223-4668
Website:www.indianahandtoshoulder.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Indiana Hand To Shoulder Center
1115 Ronald Reagan Pkwy Ste 224
Avon, IN 46123
(317) 272-1155

Fax:(317) 780-8878
Website:www.indianahandtoshoulder.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Indiana Hand To Shoulder Center
1791 W Lincoln Rd
Kokomo, IN 46902
(765) 453-7600

Fax:(765) 545-3649
Website:www.indianahandtoshoulder.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Indiana Hand To Shoulder Center
8820 S Meridian St Ste 235
Indianapolis, IN 46217
(317) 875-9105

Fax:
Website:www.indianahandtoshoulder.com
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Indiana Hand To Shoulder Center
110 E 13TH ST
RUSHVILLE, IN 46173
(765) 932-7063

Fax:
Website:www.indianahandtoshoulder.com
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Indiana Hand To Shoulder Center
380 S JUNCTION XING
WESTFIELD, IN 46074
(317) 875-9105

Fax:
Website:www.indianahandtoshoulder.com
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Indiana Hand To Shoulder Center
5177 MCCARTY LN
LAFAYETTE, IN 47905
(765) 448-8700

Fax:(765) 583-8438
Website:www.indianahandtoshoulder.com
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Ambetter from MHS HIX
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS IL PPO
  • CareSource Indiana
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Encore Health Network
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IU Health EMPLOYER PLAN
  • MDWise Mrktplace
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • PHP Select with Encircle
  • Sagamore Plus
  • SIHO Network
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO