Dr. Nate Marshall

Undergraduate: Albion College

Medical School: Wayne State University School of Medicine

Residency: Henry Ford Hospital

Orthopedic Sports Fellowship: Kerlan-Jobe Orthopedic Clinic

Current Sports Coverage: PGA Tour, PGA Champions Tour, Rochester University, United Shore Professional Baseball League, Macomb Community College, Oakland Community College, Rochester High School, L’Anse Creuse North High School

Awards: Named one of the Best Orthopedic Surgeons by Detroit Hour Magazine Top Docs in 2020, 2021 and 2022.


Dr. Nate Marshall is a fellowship trained, board certified, orthopedic surgeon with a specialty in sports medicine. He is a Michigan native, growing up in Western Michigan and has been in the Detroit area for over 15 years.

He completed his undergraduate training at Albion College in Biochemistry. He served as captain of the varsity tennis team and was recently inducted into the Albion College Athletic Hall of Fame. He then attended Wayne State University School of Medicine receiving several honors during medical school as well as obtaining membership in the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) honors society. He completed his orthopedic residency at Henry Ford Hospital in which he was named Chief Administrative Resident his senior year.  He continues his involvement with the medical school as an active member of the Admissions Committee.

In further pursuit of his passion for sports medicine, he completed his sports and shoulder fellowship at the world renowned Kerlan-Jobe Orthopedic Clinic in Los Angeles, California. As the first sports medicine fellowship ever established, Kerlan-Jobe has been an innovator in the field of sports, having invented Tommy John Surgery, it has become one of the preeminent programs in the country. During his fellowship, Dr. Marshall participated in the treatment of professional athletes around the country and covered professional teams including the Los Angeles Rams, Kings, Dodgers, Sparks, Anaheim Ducks and the NFL Combine.

Throughout his career, Dr. Marshall has published over 25 peer-reviewed studies including multiple studies on Tommy John surgery in MLB athletes and other studies on ACL tears, hamstring tears, bicep tendon ruptures and other musculoskeletal injuries. He has presented at multiple national conferences and is a member of the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA), American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the Michigan Orthopedic Society (MOS).

Dr. Marshall treats a variety of conditions. He uses minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques to treat ACL tears, meniscus tears and cartilage injuries.  He also treats rotator cuff tears, labral tears, shoulder injuries and ligament and tendon injuries to the elbow.  Dr. Marshall also specializes in arthroscopic hip surgery to treat labral tears and hip preservation.

Named one of the Best Orthopedic Sports Surgeons by Detroit Hour Magazine Top Docs in 2020, 2021 and 2022.

Dr. Marshall’s passion is to achieve the highest possible level of function for his patients, regardless of activity level and lifestyle, with a focus on each individual patient’s goals, desires and condition. We feel this is accomplished with a team-based approach with the patient and family at the center all working toward the goal of remaining active and enjoying life.

Practice Locations

University Orthopaedic Specialists


1135 W. University Drive, Suite 450


Shelby Township

13350 24 Mile Road, Suite 700

Our Medical Staff

Our medical staff works closely with one another to maximize your care and be available to help in any way you may need. We all work together to keep our patient’s healthy and remaining active.

Physician Assistants

Aimee Fox

Physician Assistant

Maggie Skiba

Physician Assistant

Surgical/Sports Coordinators

Kim Clausen

Surgical Scheduler

 E-mail: Kimberly.Clausen@ascension.org


1135 W. University Drive

Suite 450


Shelby Township

13350 24 Mile Road

Suite 700