Dr. Ewers is originally from Portland, Indiana. Her early interest in optometry led to two Associate of Science degrees in Optometric Technology and Opticianry at Indiana University. She continued on and received her Bachelor's degree at Indiana University, Bloomington and earned her Doctorate of Optometry from the prestigious IU School of Optometry in 1995. While enrolled as a graduate student she was an Assistant Instructor for three years and Assistant Supervisor of interns and technicians in the Atwater Clinic Dispensary. Dr. Ewers was awarded Member of the Year by Alpha Phi Omega. Dr. Ewers has over 15 years in practice and 22 years in the optical field. She is a member of the American Optometric Association, Indiana Optometric Association, Central Indiana Optometric Society and Sports Vision Section of the AOA. Her professional interests include medical optometric care, contact lenses and sports vision training. Dr. Ewers is excited to begin the next phase of her career providing medical optometric care and incorporating sports vision training at Ossip Optometry.
Dr. Dirk Titus obtained his undergraduate degree and Doctorate of Optometry from Indiana University. After graduating in 1981, Dr. Titus entered the U.S. Navy where he served as an optometrist. He had the privilege of being the first optometrist to serve aboard a ship - the USNS Mercy, a hospital ship. The Mercy provided humanitarian healthcare to the Philippines, New Guinea and Fiji. Dr. Titus became a Golden Shellback when the ship crossed the equator and international date line simultaneously – an outstanding honor in the seafaring crowd. Leaving active duty, he practiced in Kokomo, IN before landing in Greenwood where he has resided for almost 30 years. Dr. Titus continued in the Naval Reserves achieving the rank of Commander before leaving to spend more time with his family.
Dr. Titus is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Indiana Optometric Association, the Central Indiana Optometric Society as well as the Fellowship of Christian Optometrist and the Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity. A member of the American Legion he continues to support our service members, past and present. Married to Denise, they have two adult daughters and are blessed with two grandsons. Traveling, good food with family and friends, and spoiling their grandsons is their passion. Both also enjoy being members of the Indycar medical team – quenching the need for speed.
Dr. Troiani is originally from Greenwood, Indiana. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in biology from Indiana University and went on to study optometry at the prestigious Indiana University School of Optometry. Dr. Troiani is an active member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honors Society and a member of the American Optometric Association. Dr. Troiani joined the Ossip family in 2018 with interest in primary care optometry, contact lens treatment, pediatrics, and ocular disease. Jenna is married to her high school sweetheart and they enjoy spending time with their pets, Nico, Milo and Cato. When she’s not at work, Dr. Troiani enjoys DIY projects and interior decorating.