What Would Be Different
About Your Healthcare If Its
Design Were Up To You?
Trusted Personal Physicians
Who Are Invested In You…
Timely Conversations That
Are Unhurried, Honest, And Open…
A Level of Medical Support
That You Didn’t Know Was Possible…
Comprehensive Preventive Medicine
24/7 Direct Physician Access
Complete Subspecialty Coordination
Executive Care Services
Welcome to Priority Physicians

96% OF OUR MEMBERS RENEWED THEIR MEMBERSHIP WITH PRIORITY PHYSICIANS THIS YEAR.

Our Physicians

Our Physicians

Matthew Priddy, M.D.

Dr. Priddy is board certified in family medicine and is proud to serve as President for the American Academy of Private Physicians (AAPP), where he has held a seat on the Board of Directors since 2012. He completed his training at the IU School of Medicine and his residency at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis, serving as Chief Resident his final year.

A second-generation physician, Dr. Priddy is passionate about the positive outcomes empowered by personalized medicine and the degree of improved patient service that is offered by direct care practice models. He and his wife, Dr. Jen Priddy, live in Carmel and enjoy good food, travel, supporting the local arts, and entertaining friends.

Watch the videos below to hear Dr. Priddy’s thoughts on private medicine.

S. Craig Veatch, M.D.

Dr. Veatch is board certified in internal medicine and received his doctor of medicine degree from IU. After graduating from the Internal Medicine Residency Program at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis, he completed a fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine at Central Indiana Sports Medicine and Orthopedics in Muncie, IN. He is trained in adult medicine and the non-operative care of musculoskeletal and athletic injuries (including concussion testing), as well as sports nutrition and exercise fitness/prescription.

Dr. Veatch shares the conviction of his partners in supporting the direct practice model. He enjoys spending his free time with his wife and two sons, and devotes himself to hobbies that include community involvement and volunteerism, running, and travel.

Watch the videos below to get to know Dr. Veatch better.

Shelagh Fraser, M.D.

Dr. Fraser is board certified in internal medicine. She attended Yale University where she received both her undergraduate degree in philosophy and her doctor of medicine degree. Dr. Fraser completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Washington, and served as Chief Medical Resident at the VA Puget Sound Health Care System. She also completed a fellowship in Internal Medicine at the Regenstrief Institute of the IU School of Medicine.

Dr. Fraser has proudly practiced direct care medicine in Indiana for more than a decade, and lives in Indianapolis with her husband, Dr. Stephen Fraser, and their three children. Apart from spending time with her family, Dr. Fraser enjoys reading, running, and involvement with local community programs.

Watch the videos below to hear about the benefits of private medicine
from Dr. Fraser.

Emily Szewczyk, M.D.

Dr. Szewczyk is board certified in family medicine. She received her undergraduate degree in Medical Technology from Purdue University with a year of training in the St. Francis School of Medical Technology. She completed her doctor of medicine degree at IU in 2001 and continued her training in family medicine at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Dr. Szewczyk went on to practice with the St. Vincent Physician Network until 2010, when her personal and professional convictions brought her to Priority Physicians and the world of direct care medicine.

“Practicing in this model has allowed me to find the joy in medicine again,” says Dr. Szewczyk. She and her husband live with their three children in Westfield, where she is active with hobbies ranging from photography to travel and personal fitness.

Watch the videos below to learm more about personalized medicine
from Dr. Szewczyk.

Jonathan P. Schmidt, M.D.

Dr. Jonathan P. Schmidt is a board certified physician in family medicine. He received his undergraduate degree in Microbiology from Southern Illinois University and went on to receive his doctor of medicine degree from University of Illinois. Upon graduation, Dr. Schmidt moved to South Bend, IN, where he completed his family medicine residency at the St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, serving as Chief Resident in his final year.

Dr. Schmidt sought out experience in direct practice medicine during his residency and is excited to be practicing in a way that allows him to put the needs of his patients first. In his free time, Dr. Schmidt enjoys spending time with his wife Cristal, son Kiptyn and daughter Kenley. He also enjoys being outdoors and participating in water sport activities.

Watch the videos below to hear more about the difference between private and conventional medicine from Dr. Schmidt.

Who We Are

WHO WE ARE

Preventive medicine. Timely access. Improved outcomes. A trusted physician who knows and cares about you.

These are the core benefits enjoyed by patients who subscribe to our practice – benefits that have already dramatically improved the lives of hundreds of Midwestern families. While our current healthcare system struggles mightily to manage these concepts in a patient-focused way, they are part of the fundamentals…the very DNA of Priority Physicians. Read more about what we do…

OUR STORY

In 2002, Doctors Veatch and Priddy became the first physicians in Indiana to adopt a concierge approach to the practice of medicine. Our practice has expanded to include additional physicians as our reputation has advanced and our number of dedicated members has considerably grown. Throughout this growth, we have remained focused on protecting the qualities and commitments that make our practice so compelling and so unique. Read more about our story…

OUR MISSION

At Priority Physicians it is our mission to help our members create and maintain an ideal state of health and wellness. Our vision of patient-focused healthcare is founded upon our core values of honesty, integrity, dedication to the individual, exceptional service, and professional excellence. With every encounter we strive to exceed our members’ expectations for both the quality and the convenience of their personal healthcare experience.

OUR OFFICES

Our offices are a physical manifestation of the value we place on putting our members at ease, providing them with valuable services and understanding their needs. Read more about our offices…

OUR STAFF

Our staff at Priority Physicians is committed to ensuring that each interaction with our practice is genuine, patient-focused, and managed with professional excellence. With decades of experience from cross-functional fields that range from medical services to premium hospitality, our team at Priority Physicians has been assembled to deliver exceptional service in all aspects of our work. Read more about our staff…

Services

SERVICES

Priority Physicians is pleased to offer a variety of service options for the convenience of our patients. Members of our practice may select our comprehensive executive annual exam as an a la carte item, or they may choose to combine their exam with the benefits of a full practice membership. Our membership programs vary in fee based upon an individual’s age, and include 24-hour direct access to our primary care physicians as well as complete healthcare coordination by our staff.

Aside from the benefits provided through our membership programs, Priority Physicians also offers a growing array of additional services aimed at providing our members with the personalized care and general wellness options that they desire. These services are available for an additional fee upon request, and are not included with our practice membership.

services

Membership Services

Membership Services

Executive Annual Exam

Executive Annual Exam

Physical Therapy & Therapeutic Massage

Physical Therapy & Therapeutic Massage

Nutritional Counseling

Nutritional Counseling

Additional Services

Additional Services

Testimonials

Our Patients

Priority Physicians has completely changed me and my family’s perspective about what to expect from our primary healthcare provider. I love the peace of mind that I’ve found as a result.

Sandy Lange, Priority Physicians Patient

I came to Priority Physicians with a number of complicated medical issues. They not only provided me with the highest level of medical care, but also provided the executive management of my overall care and significantly improved my health.

Cindy Whitaker, Priority Physicians Patient

My wife and I have been with Priority Physicians for many years now, and our experience here has been absolutely incomparable with that of other medical practices. We’ll simply never be able to return to a conventional care model.

Dave Comer, Priority Physicians Patient

The practice is easy to access, delivers instant responses, and shows great follow-up. We also enjoy the personal relationships that we’ve built with our physicians. Because it’s so convenient and professional we have recommended it to many of our friends.

Dr. Merrill and Nanette Ritter, Priority Physicians Patients

I really appreciate the service we receive at Priority Physicians. The doctors and the staff get to know you and your needs and always treat your questions and concerns seriously. I can’t imagine going back to a traditional healthcare office.

Larry Sablosky, Priority Physicians Patient

Priority Physicians is one of the BEST INVESTMENTS we’ve ever made.

Russ & Sally Mobley, Patients of Priority Physicians

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Contact Us

Contact Us

For media inquiries contact Joe Rizzuto:
JRizzuto@priorityphysicianspc.com or at 317.338.6400

Priority Physicians is located on the campus of St. Vincent Hospital at Entrance 6. We are at the corner of Naab Road and Katie Knox Drive with complimentary dedicated parking underground (turn right after entering parking garage). Our office is staffed Monday-Friday from 8am to 5pm, and a physician is on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to meet all of your primary healthcare needs.

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