Witham Health Services of Thorntown serves the northwestern portion of Boone County and surrounding areas. Christopher Shank, M.D. welcomes patients from birth through geriatrics. His practice also addresses women's health and emotional needs.
151 E. Bow St.
Thorntown, IN 46071
We see patients by appointment. To schedule an appointment for you and your family, please contact us at (765) 436-2400. If you are unable to keep an appointment, we ask that you notify our office as soon as possible to reschedule. Our office hours are:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Dr. Shank is able to perform many common procedures in the Thorntown office. These procedures include pelvic and pap tests, biopsy or removal of skin lesions, lung function tests, EKGs, and splinting or casting of injured joints or bones. Additional procedures may be scheduled at Witham Memorial Hospital.
In the case of an after-hours emergency, patients may call the hospital at (765) 485-8000. If it is a life-threatening emergency, call 911.
We require payment by cash, check or credit/debit card at the time of service. We will accept the co-payment, deductible, or co-insurance and will file the remainder with your insurance carrier. Please bring your insurance coverage information with you. We will send you a statement for remaining balances. It is then your responsibility to pay and negotiate any discrepancies with your insurance provider.
Some lab and x-ray services are conveniently available on-site. Patients will be billed separately for any ordered lab tests or x-rays done at the hospital. If your insurance provider designates specific medical sites for testing and lab work, please let Dr. Shank's office know in advance.
You may contact our physician offices during regular office hours when requesting prescription refills. Please have information on hand regarding the current medication and dosage, as well as your pharmacy's name and telephone number.