Brandon Nathan, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Brandon Nathan

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-624-5409

Fax 612-626-5262

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

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

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Fellowship Program Director and Faculty Member, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology

Pediatric Endocrinologist

MD, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH

Residency in Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, Cleveland, OH


Brandon Nathan, MD is an Associate Professor in the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, and joined the division in 2006. Dr. Nathan attended Dartmouth Medical School and completed his Pediatric Residency at the University of Wisconsin where he also served as Chief Resident. He completed his Endocrinology and Metabolism Fellowship at Case Western Reserve University and Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital.

Awards & Recognition

  • Minnesota Monthly “Top Doctors” (2016-2018)
  • Minneapolis - St. Paul “Top Doctors” (2012-2018)
  • Best Doctors in America® (2009-2017)
  • Clinical/Translational Paper of the Year (Associate or Full Professor), Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota (2017)
  • Charles C. Lobeck Medical Education Award, University of Wisconsin (2003)
  • Outstanding Resident Teacher Award, University of Wisconsin (2003)
  • Children Matter Award Recipient, University of Wisconsin (2000)



  • Nathann BM, Boilware D, Geyer S, Atkinson MA, Colmon P, Goland R, Russell W, Wentworth JM, Wilson DM, Evans-Molina C, Wherrett D, Skyler JS, Moran Am Sosenko JM (2017). Dysglycemia and Index60 as Prediagnostic End Points for Type 1 Diabetes Prevention Trials. Diabetes Care 40, 1494-1499. 



Pediatric Specialty Care-Burnsville;Pediatric Specialty Care-Woodbury

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatric Endocrinology

Clinical Interests

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

Hospital Privileges

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