Partnership provides more diabetes and endocrinology care in Putnam County

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Timothy Shoemaker, MD, a member of Franciscan Physician Network, is now seeing patients every other Thursday at Putnam County Hospital in the newly renovated third-floor Outpatient Specialty Clinic.Dr. Shoemaker, who practices with Diabetes and Endocrinology Specialists in Indianapolis, specializes in Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, gestational diabetes, pre-diabetes and thyroid and endocrine disorders.

A resident of Plainfield, he received his undergraduate degree in biology at the University of Southern Indiana (Evansville).

Dr. Shoemaker earned his medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine (Indianapolis) where he also completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in endocrinology.

He is a member of the American College of Physicians, American Medical Association, American Academy of Family Physicians and American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Shoemaker, persons may call 317-865-5904 or visit for more information.

Franciscan Physician Network is a division of the Mishawaka-based Franciscan Alliance. To learn more about network primary and specialty care services in central Indiana, go to