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Richard Makowiec, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Indianapolis, IN


Orthopaedic Surgery Indianapolis, IN

Elbow Surgery, Hand Surgery

Franciscan Physician Network Orthopaedic Specialists 5255 E Stop 11 Rd Indianapolis, Indiana 46238

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  • Dr. Richard Makowiec is an orthopedic surgeon in Indianapolis, IN and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including St. Francis Hospital in Indiana and Franciscan Hospital in Mooresville, Indiana. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and has been in practice 23 years. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish. He specializes in elbow surgery and hand surgery and is experienced in sports medicine, elbow surgery, hand and wrist surgery, upper extremity functional reconstruction, and hand and wrist traumatology.

Education & Training

  • Indiana University School of Medicine
    Indiana University School of MedicineFellowship, Hand Surgery, 1999 - 2000
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
    McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern UniversityResidency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1994 - 1999
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
    University of Illinois College of Medicine at ChicagoClass of 1994
  • Georgetown University School of Medicine
    Georgetown University School of MedicineClass of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

  • MI State Medical License
    MI State Medical License 2004 - 2023
  • IN State Medical License
    IN State Medical License 1999 - 2023
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 1994 - 2023
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Surgery of the Hand

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification eClinicalWorks EHR, eClinicalWorks LLC, 2012-2013

Publications & Presentations


Other Languages

  • Spanish