Brandon Nathan

Associate Professor, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology
Faculty, Department of Pediatrics
Pediatric Endocrinologist


Brandon Nathan, MD, is an Associate Professor in the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, and joined the division in 2006. He is a graduate of Colorado College and Dartmouth Medical School. Dr. Nathan completed his Pediatrics residency training at the University of Wisconsin (2002) and fellowship training in Endocrinology and Metabolism at Case Western Reserve University (2006). Dr. Nathan's research is focused on the care of children with type 1 diabetes. He has a particular interest in identifying high risk populations for prevention trials, and has collaborated with other prominent researchers across the country in this area. His clinical practice incorporates all aspects of Pediatric general endocrinology and diabetes mellitus.

Research Summary


Clinical Summary

Disorders of pubertal development; Thyroid disease; Disorders of growth; Hypoglycemia; Type 1 Diabetes; Type 2 Diabetes; Disorders of water metabolism


MD, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Residency in Pediatrics,
University of Wisconsin
Madison, Minnesota, United States
Fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism,
Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital
Cleveland, Ohio, United States

Licensures and Certifications

Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatric Endocrinology, American Board of Pediatrics

Honors and Recognition

Clinical/Translational Paper of the Year (Associate or Full Professor), Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota
Best Doctors in America®
Minneapolis - St. Paul “Top Doctors”, Minneapolis - St. Paul Magazine
Minnesota Monthly “Top Doctors”, Minnesota Monthly Magazine
Department Leadership Award, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota



Pediatric Endocrinology
Academic Office Building
2450 Riverside Ave S AO-201
Minneapolis, MN 55454