Nathan Menke, M.D., Ph.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Practicing Physician, Addiction Consult Service Director
Department of Psychiatry
U-M Addiction Center


Nathan Menke, M.D., Ph.D. is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan Medical School. He is board certified in Addiction Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Medical Toxicology. Dr. Menke, joined the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Michigan in 2021. He cares for patients suffering from substance use disorders in the inpatient setting as part of a multidisciplinary team. The inpatient Addiction Consult Team (ACT): initiates and titrates medications for opioid use disorder (MOUD); manages withdrawal from opioids, alcohol, and benzodiazepines; treats pain in patients with tolerance to opioids; and helps connect patients to drug and alcohol treatment.


  • The Ohio State University Medical School – M.D.
  • Virginia Commonwealth University - Ph.D. (Biochemistry & Molecular Biology)
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Emergency Medicine (Medical Toxicology Fellowship)
  • VCU Health Medical Center, Department of Emergency Medicine (Residency)
  • The Ohio State University - B.S. (Computer and Information Science & Biochemistry)

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