Michael Rothbaum, MD

Dr. Michael Rothbaum is a board certified Ophthalmologist.  Dr. Rothbaum completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Michigan with a major in Economics.  He went on to study medicine at the Indiana University School of Medicine, graduating with his MD in 2001.  He completed an internship at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis followed by an Ophthalmology residency with the Indiana University Department of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Rothbaum has been practicing Comprehensive Ophthalmology since 2005 in the greater Indianapolis area.  Dr. Rothbaum enjoys caring for your medical and surgical eye needs.  Dr. Rothbaum treats both children and adults.  Dr. Rothbaum is honored to be your trusted eye care provider.

Specialty Ophthalmology
Areas of Expertise
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Glasses and Contact Lens


Indiana University Dept. of Ophthalmology

Methodist HospitalTransitional Program

Indiana University School of Medicine

University of MichiganB.S. Economics

  • Cataract Surgery

    Cataracts are a clouding of the naturally clear lens inside your eye. Over time, cataracts reduce your vision and limit your ability to do daily activities. Dr. Rothbaum performs cataract surgery using all the newest intraocular lens technologies.

  • Eyeglasses and Contact Lenses

    Routine exams for glasses and contacts with a full service optical shop to assist you in selecting glasses and contact lenses to meet your everyday visual needs.