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Orthopedic Physicians

  • Steven K. Ahlfeld, MD

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  • James Bicos, MD

    Dr. Bicos concentrates his practice on the specialized needs of athletes of all ages. He has received extensive training in shoulder arthroplasty and patella-femoral instability, with a focus on the treatment of complex shoulder pathology (shoulder dislocations, multi-directional instability, rotator cuff tears) and cartilage restoration techniques of the knee. Dr. Bicos is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and he is the consulting physician for our USA Olympic Gymnastics team.


  • Robert T. Clayton, MD

    An Indianapolis native, Dr. Clayton earned his undergraduate degree at Indiana University in Bloomington. He is a graduate of Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Clayton completed his internship at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis in 1974, and his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Indiana University Medical Center in 1977.
  • Robert A Czarkowski, MD

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  • Paul K. Ho, MD

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  • Timothy A. Hupfer

    Dr. Hupfer graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Indiana University in 1980. He graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis in 1984. Dr. Hupfer completed an internship in General Surgery at Metropolitan Northwest Detroit Hospital and completed his Orthopaedic Surgery residency at Indiana University School of Medicine in 1989. He completed fellowships in Adult Reconstruction at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and Orthopaedic Trauma in Bern, Switzerland.

    Dr. Hupfer serves as the team physician for the Indiana Pacers and is a member of the NBA Team Physicians Society. He is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons.


  • Frank Johnson Jr., MD

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  • Corey Kendall, MD

    Dr. Kendall, a Washington, Indiana, native, graduated summa cum laude in 1997 from the University of Southern Indiana in Evansville. At USI, he was awarded a presidential scholarship and the Trustee’s Distinguished Merit award. He earned his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in 2001. Upon graduation, he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society.

    Dr. Kendall completed his internship in 2002 and Orthopaedic Surgery residency in 2006 at the Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center and the Shriner’s Hospital for Children in Greenville, SC. Following residency, he completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine and Cartilage Reconstruction at the internationally recognized Atlanta Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center in 2007. He was also an associate team physician for the Atlanta Falcons and the Atlanta Thrashers in 2006-2007.

    Dr. Kendall has given several presentations at both state and national meetings. He has also published research articles in both the United States and in Italy. He is a candidate member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
  • Stephen Kollias, MD

    Dr. Kollias graduated cum laude from Butler University in Indianapolis in 1985, where he made the first-team NCAA/ GTE Academic All America Football Team as a defensive end, and won the Hilton U. Brown Award for Outstanding Student Athlete. Dr. Kollias graduated from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine in 1989. He completed his internship and residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis in 1994 and a fellowship in Shoulder, Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy at Southern California Orthopaedic Institute in Van Nuys in 1995.

    Dr. Kollias is currently team physician for Butler University, Marian University, Zionsville High School and the Indiana Fever. He has provided sports medicine coverage in Indianapolis for many local and international events.
  • Sanford S. Kunkel, MD

    Dr. Kunkel graduated cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Indiana University in 1978. He graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine in 1982.

    Dr. Kunkel completed a categorical year in orthopaedic surgery at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan in 1983. He completed his residency at Blodgett Memorial Medical Center in Grand Rapids in 1987. He completed fellowships in sports medicine at the University of Toronto in 1987 and shoulder surgery at the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, in 1988.

    Dr. Kunkel is a consultant for Brebeuf Preparatory School and is an independent examiner for the NFL. He has made many presentations to professional groups and published numerous articles in medical journals.

    Dr. Kunkel is clinical lecturer at Indiana University School of Medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, the National Basketball Association Team Physician Society and other medical organizations. He served as the team physician for the Indiana Pacers from 1988 to 2006 and the Indiana Fever from 2004 to 2006. Dr. Kunkel also served as the president of the NBA Team Physicians Society.
  • Scott A. Lintner, MD

    Dr. Lintner graduated from Western Illinois University in Macomb, where he was Phi Beta Kappa, in 1984. He attended Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield, and graduated with high institutional honors in 1989. Dr. Lintner completed his internship and a residency in orthopaedic surgery at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis in 1994 and a fellowship in sports medicine and shoulder surgery at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina in 1995.

    Dr. Lintner’s work has been published in leading professional journals including the American Journal of Sports Medicine, the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery and the American Journal of Orthopaedics. He has given numerous local, national, and international presentations to professional organizations. Dr. Lintner serves as the team physician for the Indiana Pacers and the Indiana Fever and is also the team physician for Zionsville High School.

    DDr. Lintner’s professional associations include the American Medical Association and the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

    Dr. Lintner is also a member of the NBA Team Physician Society and and NFL Physician consultant.
  • Brian Ludwig, MD

    Dr. Ludwig received his bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering with a minor in Biology from Iowa State University of Science and Technology in 2000.He received his medical degree from the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine in 2004, where he was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society.

    After medical school, Dr. Ludwig completed his orthopaedic surgery residency training at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics where he served as the administrative chief resident during his last year of residency. In 2010, he completed the prestigious American Sports Medicine Institute Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship under the direction of Dr. James Andrews, Dr. William Clancy, Dr. E. Lyle Cain and Dr. Jeffrey Dugas. While at ASMI, he served as the assistant team physician for Jacksonville State University, Tarrant High School and the Birmingham Barons AA baseball team. He also assisted in the care of numerous high school, collegiate and professional athletes.

    Dr. Ludwig is a candidate member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, the Mid-America Orthopaedic Association, Arthroscopy Association of North America and the American Orthopaedic Association Emerging Leaders Program.
  • Norman Mindrebo, MD

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  • Joseph C. Randolph, MD

    Dr. Randolph is a past president of OrthoIndy, the largest private, full-service orthopedic practice in the Midwest, and one of the nation’s largest. He graduated from Indiana University in Bloomington in 1967 and Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis in 1970. Dr. Randolph completed an internship at St.Vincent Indianapolis Hospital in 1971 and his orthopedic surgery residency at Indiana University Hospitals in 1974.

    Dr. Randolph is the team physician for the Indiana Ice Hockey Team and has consulted for Championship Auto Racing Teams (CART), the U.S. Auto Club and the U.S. Rowing Association. He is the past president of the Indiana Orthopaedic Society and was on the Board of Councilors for the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons from 2001 to 2007. Dr. Randolph is on the board of directors for the Indiana Orthopaedic Society. He is also a member of the American Medical Association, the Clinical Orthopaedic Society, the International Arthroscopy Society and the Arthroscopy Association of North America.
  • Jonathan B. Shook, MD

    Dr. Jonathan Shook graduated with distinction from Purdue University in 1998. In 2002, he received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine, where he was elected to the prestigious medical honor society, Alpha Omega Alpha.

    In 2007, Dr. Shook completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois. During his residency he received several awards, including: Innovations in Orthopaedics Award; Certificate of Excellence in Research; and the Charles M. Schwartz Traveling Fellow Award. He completed a Sports Medicine fellowship at the University of Chicago Hospitals in 2008.

    Dr. Shook is a member the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Indiana Orthopaedic Society.

    Dr. Shook is currently head team physician for Westfield High School and a part of the medical team for the Indianapolis Indians and the Indiana Fever of the WNBA. He was the official orthopaedic consultant for the 2010 NCAA Final Four Tournament. Dr. Shook has served as a team physician at the University of Chicago, and was also a member of the medical team for the Chicago Blackhawks of the NHL.

    Dr. Shook’s work has been published in professional journals, including: Orthopaedics, Journal of the American Medical Association, and Loyola University Chicago, Orthopaedic Journal.
  • Jeff Soldatis, MD

    Dr. Soldatis did his undergraduate studies at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire graduating in 1983. He received his medical degree at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, graduating with Alpha Omega Alpha honors in 1987.

    Dr. Soldatis completed his internship in General Surgery at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center in 1988, and completed his Orthopaedic Surgery residency at Case Western Reserve University/ University Hospitals of Cleveland in 1992. He completed his Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston in 1995.

    Dr. Soldatis has authored articles published in the American Journal of Knee Surgery, American Journal of Sports Medicine and the American Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons. He is an active member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He serves as a team physician for area high schools and professional teams.
  • Michael Thieken, MD

    Dr. Michael Thieken graduated magna cum laude from DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, in 1997. In 1999, he received his master’s degree from Indiana University, Indianapolisn and his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in 2002.

    He completed his Surgical internship in 2003 and his Orthopaedic Surgery residency in 2007 from Fort Wayne (Indiana) Medical Education Program. In 2008, Dr. Thieken completed an Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine Fellowship at New Mexico Orthopaedics in Albuquerque.

    Dr. Thieken has taken care of a number of athletic teams at the high school, college and professional levels. He is currently the orthopaedic consultant for the DePauw University and Hamilton Heights High School athletic teams.

    Dr. Thieken is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, and the Arthroscopy Association of North America.