Merrillville OHC-Dr. Hobbins

Dr. Hobbins, the new medical director of the Merrillville OHC, expresses his gratitude and excitement for the new medical home. Dr. Hobbins is a Board-Certified Family Physician, practicing in the State of Indiana. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Pre-Professional Studies from The University of Notre Dame in 2003 and a Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine from Des Moines University in 2008. He completed his Residency in Family Medicine at Memorial Hospital of South Bend in 2011. As an Osteopathic Physician, Dr. Hobbins emphasizes Lifestyle Medicine while taking a holistic approach to patient care. As an ABFM Board Certified Family Physician and dedicated life-long learner, Dr. Hobbins strives to stay on the cutting edge of modern medicine. Originally from Minnesota, Dr. Hobbins has lived in Northwest Indiana with his wife and 2 children for the last 8 years, and enjoys exercise, cooking, fishing and reading in his free time.

As a reminder, the Merrillville OHC is located at 8900 Broadway, Merrillville, Indiana. Office hours for

Merrillville are as follows:

Monday, Thursday, and Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday and Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Lab blood draws will be held on Thursday morning from 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

The health center provides the following services:

  • Routine Primary Care
  • Annual, DOT, School and Sports Physicals
  • On-site Physical Therapy
  • Clinical Lab Services
  • Allergy Management
  • Specialist Referrals
  • Disease/Condition Management
  • Women’s Health Services
  • Educational Programs
  • Immunizations and Vaccinations
  • Experienced, Quality Staff

We strongly encourage members to call (219) 525-1150 and schedule their appointment. For DOT Physicals, you must call to schedule your appointment. If you are unable to keep your scheduled appointment, please call to cancel and reschedule, allowing another member the opportunity to use that available time slot.

The Merrillville OHC staff is excited to partnering with members and families to Build Better Health!

Upcoming Events

Fund Office Hours

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays


Eligibility/Member Services Hours

Mon., Tues., Wed., and Fri.
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Thurs.
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays


Operators' Health Center Hours

Monday – Wednesday
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
(Last Appointment 4:00 PM)

Thursday
10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
(Last Appointment 6:00 PM)

Friday
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
(Last Appointment 4:00 PM)

Saturday
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
(Last Appointment 11:00 AM)

Closed Sundays

6150 Joliet Rd Suite OHC
Countryside, IL 60525
Tel: 708.485.2273 (CARE)