Injury Evaluation and Care Clinic

SAM_0018_wide.JPGOur primary purpose is to provide the university community with a health care opportunity that specializes in the evaluation and primary treatment of sport and physical activity related injuries. Walk-in appointments are welcome.


The clinic is located in room 226 of the Physical Education Instructional Facility (PEIF), which is found between the Superior Dome and the Berry Events Center at the corner of Fair and Presque Isle Avenues.  Phone:  (906) 227-2174

Winter 2015 Schedule: 

Monday, January 13 through Friday, April 24, 2015*

Hours of Operation:
Monday:       9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday:      9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday:  9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday:     9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday:         9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Appointments strongly encouraged.  To request an appointment email or call 227-2174. Walk-ins also welcome.

*Clinic is closed when classes are not in session due to cancellations or scheduled academic breaks.

The clinic will be closed:
MondayJanuary 19, 2015, Martin Luther King Day observance, no classes
Monday-Friday, March 2-6, 2015  Midsemester Recess


  • Full-time Students: Free with current, valid NMU ID.
  • NMU full-time faculty, staff, and family members: The cost is covered under the university health care plan; a $25 fee per visit charged to insurance. There is no out of pocket expense to the participant. A valid NMU identification card is required by the person receiving care or with the family member accompanying the care recipient.
  • NMU Adjunct Instructors: $25 cash or check per visit.
  • NMU Alumni Association Members: $25 cash or check per visit.
  • Local youth athletic program participants: $25 cash or check per visit.

What We Treat

  • Sprains
  • Strains
  • Contusions
  • Just about anything that is musculoskeletal in nature

What We Don't Treat

  • Surgical complications
  • Wounds
  • Long-term rehabilitation
  • Chronic disease and illness


  • Primary injury treatment
  • Home exercise care plans
  • Athletic taping and bracing
  • Information on physician care and outpatient physical rehabilitation services related to sport injury effective for presenting to primary care physician upon referral.
  • Clinic Manager - Mariah Lash, MS, ATC
  • Clinic Supervisor -  Julie Rochester, Ed.D., ATC, (Athletic Trainer Certified) Associate Professor

Medical Director

  • Dr. David Luoma, M.D.
  • NMU Student Health Center