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Attention IMS Members: Update Your IMS Membership Information

Non-Members: Complete Your Application Using the Web Portal

Your Medical Society wants to maintain accurate communication tools with all IMS Members. We suggest you use this easy web portal to update information used for Physician Referrals, IMS Bulletin, IMS website and other communication tools. We hope this makes updating information easier and more convenient for you. If you want to check your current information, visit the IMS Physician Finder and do a search of your profile. If you have any questions or concerns or would prefer to call us with updates, please call (317) 639-3406 and ask for the Membership Department.

Add your Voice for Healthcare – Join the IMS/ISMA!

When you aren’t a Member of the IMS (Indianapolis Medical Society) and ISMA (Indiana State Medical Association), exactly what are you missing?

Your Voice … IMS & ISMA represent your voice on medical issues that affect physicians, practices and patients.

Your Voice … IMS & ISMA are your advocates at the state legislature… where, without IMS/ISMA input, nearly all medical decisions made by your government are made by non-physicians!

Your Voice … IMS is your voice to patients, colleagues and the public via our exclusive 3-pronged referral system:

  1. IMS answers calls daily from the general public who are “looking for a doctor.”
  2. IMS has provided our physician eRoster (with photos) to your colleagues via DocbookMDtm giving you a HIPAA-compliant platform for messages; i.e., tests and x-ray results!
  3. The IMS website ( provides the general public, staffs, and fellow physicians with the most complete listing available for referrals and information (includes up to four office locations).

Your Voice … IMS provides the only inclusive collegial opportunity for you to share your thoughts and time with Physicians in the Greater Indianapolis area. We include all practices, all specialties, all hospitals, all ages and ethnic backgrounds.

Your Voice … for growth. IMS offers opportunities to lead, to grow and provide direction on issues of medical affairs, ethics and professional conduct.

Your Voice … for best business practices. The IMS offers discounts on EMRs/EHR (iSALUS), collection services (I.C. System), staffing (Favorite Healthcare Staffing), coding (Complete Medical Solutions), car rentals (Hertz) and many others.

Your Voice … to your colleagues’ through the pages of the IMS Bulletin. Let everyone know about your accomplishments.

Don’t Silence Your Voice … Renew Your Membership Now!

Not a Member? Add your Voice for Healthcare – Join the IMS/ISMA!

We want you as Member!

The Indianapolis Medical Society was established in 1848 and has more than 2,000 members in the greater Indianapolis area. We are a professional membership organization for all licensed Doctors of Medicine and Doctors of Osteopathy in the Indianapolis area.

If you are a physician (living or working in the greater Indianapolis area) and want to become a Member of our organization, please complete our online Membership Application. Additional information including ABMS and AMS coding for specialties can be accessed below on our Membership page or by calling (317) 639-3406 or emailing

For more information about membership in the IMS, please contact Tyna McCauley at (317) 639-3406 or

To download our general brochure, click here.

To complete the online application, click here.

To download our membership application, click here.

To download our membership change of status, click here.

To download our resident/fellowship membership application, click here.

To download our AMA Self-Designated Specialty Listing, click here.

To download our ABMS Certification Listings, click here.

Exclusive IMS Membership Benefits

To view our IMS membership benefits, click here.