Dr. Rusia is from Munster, Indiana. He earned his undergraduate, MBA and medical degrees from Indiana University, where he also performed his medical internship. Dr. Rusia completed his ophthalmology residency at the University of Cincinnati. He then pursued his vitreo-retinal surgical fellowship at the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Rusia enjoys travelling, and he has visited Central America for medical mission trips, volunteering his knowledge and experience.
Dr. Rusia resides in the area with his wife Bindu, who is completing her residency at the Cleveland Clinic in radiation oncology.