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Michael Heaton


Michael Heaton is a partner in Katz, Sapper & Miller’s Healthcare Resources Group. Michael uses his decades of healthcare experience to effectively guide his clients through all stages of the business lifecycle – establishing a practice start-up, maximizing growth opportunities and improving profitability, and navigating a merger, acquisition, partnership, or sale.

Michael’s extensive healthcare consulting experience includes the areas of practice management, physician compensation, practice start-ups, practice valuations, third-party reimbursement, practice mergers and reorganizations, retirement plans, personal financial planning, managed care contracting, and group practice design. He also has expertise in the taxation of medical practices, dental practices, professional corporations, not-for-profit organizations, S corporations, and individuals.

Cadets at the U.S. Air Force are taught that integrity means always doing the right thing, even when no one is watching. I try to live by this standard, in both my personal and professional lives.

Grandsons (from three sons). I will need coaching if a granddaughter comes along.
Hours of flight time logged in single-engine aircraft
Mini-marathons run (plus one full marathon)

Michael received a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Indiana University.

Michael is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, the Healthcare Financial Management Association, the Indiana CPA Society, the Medical Group Management Association, the Institute of Certified Financial Planners, the International Association for Financial Planning, the National Association of Healthcare Consultants, the Society of Professional Business Consultants, and the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts. He has served on the board of directors of the American Pianist Association and currently serves on the board of directors of Metropolitan Indianapolis Public Broadcasting, WFYI, and the Indiana Repertory Theatre.

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