A Terre Haute Doctor arrested on charges of domestic battery and is being held in the Vigo County Jail.
Vigo County Sheriff Deputies were sent to the home of Dr Harishchandra Rathod in the 7000 block of Mews Rd.
Police say that they were called by a woman wanting an ambulance when a male grabbed the phone and said everything was fine and then hung up.
Police arrived at the house and then had an ambulance take the woman to the hospital at her request.
The woman told investigators that her husband had pushed her to the ground, and then he struck her head.
The incident allegedly happened in front of their 3 1/2 yr old son.
Another minor child was at the home at the same time but did not witness the incident.
Emergency Room staff advised that the female victim suffered a head injury and minor injury to her neck and she also had lost consciousness during the altercation.