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Ophthalmology – Hendricks Regional Health: 3781


Hendricks Regional Health in Avon, Indiana, is seeking a trained BC/BE Ophthalmologist. Join a team of world class providers dedicated to serving their community. Hendricks leadership views physicians as partners in determining future models to best meet patient demand and expectations.

Why Hendricks? “Come serve a community for whom you can actually make a difference while working for an organization that will help you to do it.”

-Dr. Sumit Chawla, Critical Care/Pulmonologist 

  • Full-time, employed
  • 40-hour week
  • Location: Avon, Indiana
  • Solo practice – currently one MD and one on-site optometrist
  • Full-time optometrist
  • Provide ER coverage – 2 local Emergency Departments in the network
  • Call 1:3 – Hospital ER departments, inpatient consults, and established patients
  • Care of all ages
  • Inpatient coverage – infrequent inpatient consults
  • Growing practice
  • 20+ medical/surgical patients per day, 8-10 cataract surgeries per week plus laser procedures
  • Cornea, glaucoma, retina, refractive surgery fellowship training would be a plus but not required
  • EPIC/Kaleidoscope EMR
  • Competitive benefits package

Hospital Description

Hendricks is an independent, nationally recognized, nonprofit health system serving west central Indiana. We offer two acute care hospitals with 166 total beds, six outpatient medical centers and a multi-specialty physician network. We offer an extensive primary care base and flourishing programs in orthopedics, pediatrics, women’s health, cancer services, cardiovascular care, critical care medicine and many more specialized services not usually associated with organizations our size.

At Hendricks, we are strongly positioned as the high-quality, low-cost health care provider in our market. Our vision is to be the indispensable health care partner to all those we serve. We have strategically invested in our facilities, infrastructure and technology, and offer a unified electronic medical record system (Epic) for more integrated care. And now, because of our membership in the Mayo Clinic Care Network, our physicians have access to Mayo Clinic’s latest research, diagnostic and treatment resources, as well as the ability to consult directly with Mayo Clinic experts on complex cases.

Community Description

Hendricks County is known for its top-ranked schools, amazing healthcare and quality of life. Just minutes from downtown Indianapolis, we are home to many cultural attractions, parks and nature trails. In addition, through our partnerships with over 500 business organizations and 290 local nonprofit groups, Hendricks is a proud sponsor of many of our community’s most beloved events and seasonal traditions.

Our associates appreciate that we have partnered with the Hendricks Regional Health YMCA and Richard A. Carlucci Recreation & Aquatic Center to provide lower cost memberships for our associates and their families – helping everyone stay healthy and active.

Nearby destinations include the Indianapolis Zoo in White River State Park, the world famous Indianapolis Motor Speedway, The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, Newfields, Mass Ave Arts District, Connor Prairie, Brown County State Park, the famous covered bridges of Parke County and much, much more.

Hendricks Regional Health

Avon, IN

Bianca McKinney

Preferred Specialty

Opportunity Type
Full Time

Misc Benefits
Competitive salary and benefits package