Michael L. Hopen, MD

Michael L. Hopen, MD


Glaucoma Specialist, Cataract Surgery, and Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Degrees:MD, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
MBA, Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, Bloomington, IN 
Internships:Indiana University, Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis 
Residency:Indiana University 
Fellowship:El Paso Eye Surgeons, Texas Tech University, El Paso, TX 
Member:American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Glaucoma Society
Indiana Academy of Ophthalmology 
Board:American Board of Ophthalmology

Michael Hopen, MD graduated Indiana University as a member of Phi Beta Kappa in 2004. As the son of two physicians, he was immersed in medicine at a young age and decided to pursue his passion. In 2010, he graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. Dr. Hopen also obtained a Master of Business Administration degree from the Kelley School of Business, concurrently with his MD degree.

After 3 years as a comprehensive ophthalmologist, Dr. Hopen decided to further his training and completed a glaucoma fellowship in El Paso, Texas, focusing on the most innovative, minimally-invasive surgical techniques and up-to-date medical treatments for glaucoma. He has been involved in clinical trials and has multiple publications in glaucoma literature.

In addition to glaucoma, Dr. Hopen has special interests in cataract and refractive surgery, diabetic eye care, comprehensive eye health, and ophthalmology resident education.

He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Glaucoma Society, and Indiana Academy of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Hopen lives in Carmel with his wife and children. He enjoys traveling, running, scuba diving, and spending time on the water.  Check out Dr. Hopen's innovative eye drop tool by clicking here.  If interested in purchasing, please visit our optical shop.

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