Dr. Fiddler is originally from the Crawfordsville/Lafayette, IN area. He earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology from 1991-1995 at Indiana University and he continued his education from 1998-2002 earning a Doctorate of Optometry from Indiana University. Dr. Fiddler is a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society for Optometry. He joined Ossip Optometry in 2002 and is one of the longest tenured doctors within the organization.
Dr. Fiddler’s primary focus is primary care and he manages and treat’s the following: cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration, and dry eye disease. He also fits both soft and gas permeable contact lenses including toric lenses and multifocal contacts. Dr. Fiddler is currently accepting new patients.
Dr. Fiddler has been married to his wife, Polly, since 1995 and they have 3 children; Erica, Tyler and Spencer. He and his family are very active in the Fishers community. Dr. Fiddler’s wife is the office manager for the urology department at Riley Hospital. Dr. Fiddler volunteer’s as a youth leader with the Boy Scouts of America. He also spends a lot of his free time with his children and their activity in sports. His children have been involved with soccer, baseball, basketball, football, and volleyball through the S.P.O.R.T.S. rec league in Fishers. Dr. Fiddler has coached baseball for several years and has also assisted in coaching his son’s basketball team. When he can find time, he enjoys playing golf and running.
Dr. Cater graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelors Degree in Vision Science from Ferris State University in Michigan. She attended the Michigan College of Optometry where she received her Doctorate of Optometry and was a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society. While Dr. Cater enjoys practicing primary care and full-scope optometry, she has a passion for pediatrics and contact lenses. In her free time, Dr. Cater enjoys cooking and spending time with family and friends. She joined Ossip in 2015 after moving to Indianapolis from Flushing, Michigan.
Dr. Terry P. Silke received his doctorate of optometry degree from Indiana School of Optometry in 1969. He served two years of active duty in the US Army, including a tour in Vietnam from 1970-1971 at an evacuation hospital. Upon completing his active duty tour, he continued to serve in the army reserve until retiring in 1996 as a LT Colonel. In 1972, Dr. Silke spent one year as a clinical associate instructor at the IU School of Optometry. He then received a 25 year recognition certificate from The American Optometric Association.