• Dr. Li Chen Hand Problems Talk

    If you or someone close to you suffers from hand or wrist pain, plan to attend our talk on common hand problems. read more
  • Dr. Graybill Knee Replacement Talk

    If you or someone close to you suffers from osteoarthritis in the knee, plan to attend our talk on Total Joint Replacement. read more
  • Dr. Graybill Hip Replacement Talk

    If you or someone close to you suffers from osteoarthritis in the hip, plan to attend our talk on Total Joint Replacement. read more
  • NEW Muncie MRI Hours

    The MUNCIE MRI is expanding hours to accommodate our patients' MRI needs. read more
Approximately 80% to 90% of patients with sciatica get better over time without surgery.

Team physicians for

Francesca D. Tekula, MD

Dr. Tekula is an neurosurgeon specializing in the Spine and Neck.

Dr. Tekula earned her undergraduate degree from Northwestern University. She attended medical school at Loyola University. Her neurosurgery training was at the Indiana University School of Medicine. After graduating in 2003, she began practice with Central Indiana Orthopedics in 2003. Dr. Tekula is Board Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and a member of the American Academy of Neurosurgeons.

Dr. Tekula sees patients in our Anderson and Fishers locations.  If you would like to schedule an appointment at our Anderson office, please call (765) 683-4400.  For our Fishers office please call 317-773-4301.


To view some of Dr. Tekula's Patient Education information click HERE.

Practice Focus

Degenerative
- Disc Herniation
- Spondylosis/Spondylolisthesis
- Stenosis
- Instability
- Cysts

Traumatic
- Fracture

Techniques
- Discectomy
- Decompression
- Use of microscope
- Instrumentation/Fusion
- Minimally invasive