|Position:||Hand, Wrist and Elbow Orthopedist|
Thomas J. Fischer M.D. is an orthopedic surgeon at the IndianaHand to Shoulder Center in Indianapolis. A 1972 Butler grad andformer Butler football player, he received his orthopedic trainingat the University of Washington in Seattle.
After completing a hand fellowship at the Indiana Hand toShoulder Center, he requested an additional six months ofmicrovascular surgery training at Duke University, and six monthsof hand education at multiple centers in Europe before joining usin practice. Dr. Fischer is a master educator, with a primary focuson skeletal fixation. Residents from the Indiana UniversityDepartment of Orthopaedic Surgery rotate with Dr. Fischer for theirhand surgery exposure.
In addition, he is an active and highly visible part of the IHSCfellowship training program. He also currently resides on the Boardof Trustees of Butler University.