Russell Sinn


School of Public Health John R. Endwright Alumni Service Award (2007)
Indiana University Bloomington
School of Health, Physical Education & Recreation
B.A. 1977


Dr. Russell Sinn has enjoyed a distinguished medical career after graduating from the Indiana University School of Medicine in 1984. Previously, he earned his bachelor's degree from the Department of Health and Safety in the School of HPER in 1977. Since 1987, he has maintained a private practice in anesthesiology in Indianapolis. Since 1989, he has been board certified through the American Board of Anesthesiology. His general and regional techniques involve General Surgery, Pediatrics, Obstetrics, Orthopedics, Neurosurgery, Cardio-Thoracic, and Vascular.

Sinn serves as Vice President of Southeast Anesthesiologists, Inc., and is a former Vice President/President of the Department of Anesthesia at St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis. He is also a former Medical Advisor to the Indiana Society of Respiratory Therapists. His professional memberships include the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the International Anesthesia Research Society, and the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists. His hospital affiliations include St. Francis Hospital, Franciscan Surgery Center, Indiana Surgery Center South, South Emerson Surgery Center, Southeast Surgery Center, OrthoIndy Hospital, Columbus Regional Hospital, and the Columbus Surgery Center. In 2003-2004, Sinn was privileged to serve as a member of medical missions to Manna Mission Hospital in Ghana.