History

History

 

Allied Physicians of Michiana is a multi-specialty health care provider serving North Central Indiana.  With over 50 Board Certified health care providers, Allied Physicians of Michiana is committed to providing unparalleled health care services to our community and the surrounding region.

Allied Physicians of Michiana was formed in 1997 by eight, independent, physician-owned groups.  The Physicians & staff of Allied Physicians of Michiana recognize health care is better when all stakeholders are working together and, therefore, created, and continue to lead, a unique, supportive and resourceful health care organization.

Today the providers at Allied Physicians of Michiana include the area’s top performing physicians, all Board certified or Board Eligible, in the fields of general & vascular surgery, obstetrics & gynecology, urogynecology, urology, pediatrics, ears, nose & throat, orthopedics, podiatry and physical/occupational therapy.  Practices are located throughout North Central Indiana.  Our providers maintain staff privileges at all local hospitals, work as specialty hospitalists and medical directors, and serve the community via a variety of leadership roles.

The following is an overview of services provided by Allied Physicians of Michiana.

Allied Bone and Joint.  With multiple providers specializing in orthopedics and podiatry, ABJ specializes in joint replacement, arthroscopy and peripheral nerve decompression services as well as general orthopedics and foot care. Assessment and treatment for osteoporosis and on-site x-ray is also available.

Allied ENT Specialty Center.  Allied ENT Specialty Center has offices in South Bend and Plymouth with multiple ear, nose and throat physicians.  Several physicians have additional training in sleep medicine, allergy, & facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, including aesthetic and medical skin care services. Services from Allied Hearing and Balance Center, Michiana Sleep and ENT Solutions and Chadwell Facial Plastic Surgery are all available within this office.

Allied Physical Therapy.    Allied Physical Therapy has highly trained and specialized physical and occupational therapists who provide individualized programs tailored to specific needs.   Therapists are certified in the STAR Program and lymphedema therapy.  The STAR Program is a highly specialized cancer rehabilitation training program crucial to the treatment of cancer survivors and those undergoing active cancer treatment.  Lymphedema therapy is an intense set of therapy treatments targeted at reducing swelling, restoring limb function and preventing further tissue deterioration.  Referrals are also accepted for musculoskeletal injuries, orthopedics, vestibular/balance problems, pelvic floor issues of men and women, strokes and neurologic issues, sports rehabilitation, temporal mandibular dysfunction and hand injuries.

General & Vascular Surgery. With offices in downtown South Bend, University Commons in South Bend and in Elkhart this practice is truly regional.  The practice is composed of highly respected surgeons who perform general, vascular & trauma surgery, along with vein and wound healing services.  In addition, the practice has the areas only surgeon who is board certified in both general and colon & rectal surgery and the areas only surgeon performing nipple-sparing breast surgery.

Michiana Obstetrics & Gynecology.  Providing women’s services in the community for over 50 years, MOG has multiple physicians and nurse practitioners who serve at both Memorial and Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center.  They actively participate in Memorial’s OB laborist program, as well as provide oversight for the underserved at local community health centers.

ObGyn Associates of Northern Indiana.  ObGyn provides gynecologic and obstetric services in addition to on-site bone density testing and infertility care through partnering infertility specialists.  Providers deliver patients at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center and act as the hospital’s Laborists.  In addition, providers perform gynecology procedures at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center in Mishawaka, Memorial Hospital and local surgical centers.  ObGyn providers also provide oversight and high risk care for SJRMC’s residency program.

Pediatric Associates of Michiana.  Pediatric care at PAM is provided by several of the most respected Pediatrics in the area.  Services include well child visits, immunizations, school physicals, sick visits and other specialized services such as the intense care needed for asthma, ADHD, developmental assessment and delays, childhood obesity and inpatient hospital care.

Urology Associates of South Bend.  UASB, located at University Commons Medical Plaza in South Bend and Woodlawn Specialty Care Clinic in Rochester, is the oldest and largest urology practice in the Michiana area.  Providers treat patient of all ages ranging from infants to seniors. The practice includes one of the only female Urologists in Northern Indiana and offers a host of in-office services and procedures.

The providers of Allied Physicians gratefully thank the patients, families and friends we serve.