41812-Ong, James

James E. Ong, MD, MA

Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

FS 5100
Indianapolis, IN


James Ong, MD, grew up in Chesterton, Indiana and finished his undergraduate degree at Ball State University. After teaching for several years, he obtained his medical degree from Indiana University and finished his Internal Medicine Residency at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital. Since completing his residency, Dr. Ong has practiced general internal medicine, worked in an urgent care clinic, served as a skilled nursing facility director and worked as a hospitalist. He is particularly interested in geriatric medicine, improving the quality of transitional care, and developing a patient-focused delivery of healthcare.

Titles & Appointments

  • Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Education
    1997 MD Indiana University
    1988 MA Ball State University
    1985 BA Ball State University
  • Clinical Interests
    geriatric medicine, transitional care

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