Meet OrthoIndy Physician

Heather Williams (Bell), MD

Heather  Williams (Bell), MD
317.802.2419

317.802.2868 (fax)

Dr. Heather Williams (Bell)

Dr. Williams received a bachelor’s degree in Asian studies from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia in 1993. She attended Purdue University in Indianapolis and received her master’s in biology in 1995. She then attended Indiana University in Indianapolis and received her master’s in physiology and biophysics in 1996. In 2000, she received her medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine.

Dr. Williams completed a residency in orthopedic surgery at George Washington University Hospital in Washington D.C. in 2005 and an orthopedic hand fellowship at the University of Miami in Miami, Florida in 2006.

Prior to joining OrthoIndy, Dr. Williams practiced as an orthopedic hand surgeon at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida, The Ouellette Group Physicians for the Hand in Coral Gables, Florida and held an independent practice in Miami, Florida.

Dr. Williams is a fellow of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and American Society for Surgery of the Hand.

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Specialties

  • Elbow
  • EMG Nerve Study
  • Hand
  • Wrist

Practice focus: Traumatic and arthritic conditions of the hand and wrist for both adults and children, Endoscopic carpal tunnel surgery, Joint replacement surgery for the hand and fingers, Minimally invasive treatment for Dupuytren’s and trigger digits, Interest in sports injuries about the hand and wrist and osteoporosis management

Education

Undergraduate School

University of Virginia

Graduate School

Purdue University and Indiana University

Medical School

Indiana University School of Medicine

Residency

George Washington University Hospital

Fellowship

University of Miami

Affiliations

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand

Certifications

  • Board Certified Physician