IU Health

Taha Z. Shipchandler, MD

IU Health

Plastic Surgery - Facial | Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery

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Dr. Taha Shipchandler practices at IU Health Physicians Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery and serves the communities of Carmel and Indianapolis. He attended Indiana University, where he received his medical degree. He completed his residency and internship at Cleveland Clinic. He then completed his fellowship at Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Shipchandler is a trusted Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon/Ear, Nose & Throat Doctor.

Dr. Shipchandler is board certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology. Dr. Shipchandler sees patients for a variety of reasons noted below:

Cosmetic Facial Treatments & Procedures:

Rhinoplasty, facelift, browlift, neck lift, eyelid surgery, chemical peels, fillers and BotoxTM.

Non-Cosmetic Procedures:

Nasal airway obstruction, facial deformities/fractures, facial paralysis, sinus congestion, facial trauma, nasal trauma, facial lesions/growths, facial skin cancer, scar revisions.

Dr. Shipchandler sees patients in the downtown Indianapolis and Carmel locations.


Insurance plans accepted by this provider are below.

  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Anthem Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Anthem Hoosier Care Connect
  • Anthem Hoosier Healthwise
  • Anthem Medicare Advantage
  • Anthem Medicare HMO
  • Anthem Medicare PPO
  • Anthem Pathway Essentials Network
  • Care Source Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Care Source Hoosier Healthwise
Community Health Alliance
  • Community Health Network - Employee Plan
Community Health System
  • CorVel/Corecare - Workers Compensation
Coventry/First Health
Deaconess OneCare
  • Encore Workers Compensation
  • Health Alliance Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Indiana Health Network - Workers Compensation
  • Indiana University Health - Workers Compensation
  • IU Health Plans Medicare Advantage
Lutheran Preferred
  • Managed Health Services Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Managed Health Services Hoosier Care Connect
  • Managed Health Services Hoosier Healthwise
  • Managed Health Services Medicare Advantage
  • MDWise Excel Healthy Indiana Plan
  • MDWise Excel Hoosier Healthwise
  • Parkview Health Plan Signature Care PPO
  • Point Comfort - Refugee Medical Assistance Program
  • Point Comfort - Unaccompanied Children Program
Select Health Network
Suburban Health Organization
  • The Healthcare Group Encircle
  • The Healthcare Group Encore
  • TriCare Select
  • United DSNP
  • United HealthCare
  • United HealthCare Hoosier Care Connect
  • United HMO
  • United Medicare Advantage
  • United PPO
  • VA - CCN via United Healthcare

Note: Although this listing was accurate at the time of posting, insurances change regularly, and insurance plans listed may not be accepted at all office locations for this provider. Please confirm with your insurance company that this provider is covered by your plan before your appointment.

Specialties & Details


Plastic Surgery - Facial, Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery

Conditions & Treatments:

Nasal Breathing & Sinus Problems, Rhinoplasty, Facelift, Cosmetic Eyelid & Brow Surgery, Scar Revision, Skin cancer & Reconstruction, Facial Trauma & Paralysis, Botox & Fillers, Ear Nose & Throat Problems


School of Medicine:

Indiana University School of Medicine


Cleveland Clinic


Cleveland Clinic


Johns Hopkins University Hospital

Hospitals & Affiliations

Hospital Privileges:

IU Health Methodist/IU Health University, IU Health North

Physician Group:

IU Health Physicians

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