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Community Physician Network adds two orthopedic groups; Specialists come together as one practice to offer comprehensive, streamlined orthopedic care

For release on August 15, 2012

Indianapolis, IN--- Community Physician Network, the integrated physician group at Community Health Network, is pleased to add 14 surgeons to its roster of orthopedic specialists. The board-certified surgeons at Sports Medicine Institute of Indiana and Indiana Orthopedic Center are the newest members of Community Physician Network’s orthopedic team. The expanded group, with a total of 19 specialists, provides a full continuum of orthopedic care at several convenient central Indiana locations.

Surgeons joining the Community Physician Network team include: Louis Angelicchio, M.D., Herbert Biel, M.D., Andrew Combs, M.D., C. Melton Doxey, M.D., Richard Eaton, M.D., Gregory Estes, M.D., Brett Fink, M.D., Ralph Kahn, M.D., Douglas Kuhn, M.D., Eric Leaming, M.D., Philip Sailer, M.D., Jon Sieber, M.D., Edward Todderud, M.D. and Frank Wilson, M.D.

“The surgeons of Sports Medicine Institute of Indiana and Indiana Orthopedic Center have a positive and long-standing relationship with Community Health Network,” said Ram Yeleti, M.D., president of Community Physician Network. “Welcoming these specialists to our integrated team brings all providers together with a single medical record and a common mission to deliver patients-first care. With everyone on the same team and the same page, we’ve streamlined care for patients with orthopedic conditions and sports injuries.”

The orthopedic and sports medicine specialists of Community Physician Network provide nonsurgical and surgical treatment for general orthopedic conditions, as well as sports medicine. The group is subspecialized to treat spine, back, shoulder and knee pain, foot and ankle conditions, hand and upper extremity conditions, work-related injuries and sports injuries. The team also has a pediatric specialist who understands the unique needs of younger patients. Surgical capabilities range from arthroscopy to total joint replacement, including the most innovative techniques and equipment to reduce recovery times.

The expanded orthopedic team has offices in several convenient central Indiana locations, including Indianapolis, Greenfield, Carmel, Noblesville and Muncie. Same-day appointments are available for urgent needs, as well as same-day access to imaging. With all providers working from the same electronic medical record, care can easily be coordinated between specialists to provide the best possible care based on the patient’s orthopedic needs.

Visit eCommunity.com/physician to learn more about Community Physician Network’s orthopedic specialists.

About Community Physician Network
Community Physician Network is one of the area’s largest multi-specialty medical groups, including more than 500 primary care and specialty physicians, as well as nurse practitioners and physician assistants, in more than 100 locations across central Indiana. Community Physician Network is part of Community Health Network, which is ranked among the nation’s most integrated healthcare networks and includes specialty and acute care hospitals, health pavilions, surgery centers, home care, MedChecks, behavioral health and employer health services. Community Physician Network is dedicated to putting patients first, providing a full continuum of care that is easy for patients to use. To learn more, visit eCommunity.com/physician or call 800-777-7775.


Courtney Jones, Media Relations
Courtney Jones
Media Relations