Jordan Marmet, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Jordan Marmet

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-625-6678

Office Address:
Pediatric Hospital Medicine
6th Floor East Building
2450 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Mailing Address:
Pediatric Hospital Medicine
6th Floor East Building
8952H (Campus Delivery Code)
2450 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Administrative Assistant Name
Tiffany Peterson

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Division Director, Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Pediatric Hospitalist

MD, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel

Residency in Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN


Dr. Marmet grew up in Los Angeles, California. He majored in Spanish and Zoology at University of Wisconsin – Madison. He went on to study medicine in Tel Aviv, Israel, experiencing their system of universal health care. Following an internship and residency in Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota, Dr. Marmet spent an additional year teaching as a Chief Resident. He then joined South Lake Pediatrics where he enjoyed being a primary care Pediatrician for six years, caring for patients from birth through college. During those years, he worked on many quality and process improvement projects, most notably on anaphylaxis and on nutrition and healthy lifestyles. In 2010 Dr. Marmet returned to the University of Minnesota as a Pediatric Hospitalist, to focus on acutely ill children admitted to the hospital. He went on to lead the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine, a division now comprised of 35 health care providers. Dr. Marmet has pursued interests in education and quality improvement/patient safety. He has lead a Minnesota-wide Pediatric Hospital Medicine conference now in it’s fifth year, and helps to plan UMN’s annual Topics and Advances in Pediatrics conference. He co-leads the Pediatric Adjunct Faculty Committee at the University of Minnesota. He’s also the Chair for Pediatrics at Fairview Ridges Hospital, and co-leads the Ridges Peds Quality Improvement Committee. Most recently, Dr. Marmet took on the role of Medical Director of the Newborn Nursery for the UMN Masonic Children’s Hospital. Dr. Marmet is a husband, and proud father of three children, aged nine to fifteen years old. He enjoys travel, reading, movies, skiing and biking.

Awards & Recognition

  • Excellence in Service Award, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota (2019)
  • Minneapolis - St. Paul Magazine "Top Doctors" (2017)
  • Minnesota Monthly "Top Doctors" (2014-2017)
  • Award for Humanism and Excellence in Teaching, Arnold P. Gold Foundation (2002)


  • English
  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish



Fairview Ridges Hospital;University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

Anaphylaxis; Complex medical conditions; General Pediatrics; Hospital-based care; Nutrition and healthy lifestyles

Hospital Privileges

Fairview Ridges Hospital; University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital; University of Minnesota Medical Center



View Dr. Marmet's talk on Kawasaki Disease: A Timely Update