Nathan Isaac Richards, DO

Nathan Isaac Richards, DO was born and raised in Beavercreek, Ohio. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at Touro University Nevada – School of Osteopathic Medicine in Henderson, Nevada. He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Genesys Regional Medical Center in Grand Blanc, Michigan, affiliated with Michigan State University. He was named Chief Orthopedic Resident during the program. He then participated in a prestigious ACGME-accredited orthopedic sports medicine fellowship at the Detroit Medical Center, in Detroit, Michigan. During his fellowship, he had the opportunity to participate in team coverage for the Detroit Red Wings and the Detroit Tigers.
He is board eligible with the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgeons. Having completed his medical training in Henderson, Nevada.

Undergraduate Education:

2005 Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah – Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology


Post Graduate Education And Training:

2008-2012 Doctor of Osteopathy, Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine, Henderson
2012-2017 Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program, Michigan State University at Genesys Regional Medical Center, Grand Blanc, Michigan



2017-2018 Detroit Medical Center, DMC Orthopedic Sports Medicine Fellowship, Warren, Michigan


  • Michigan Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery Physician License, April 2014
  • Nevada Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery Physician License, July 2018
  • Part 3 Osteopathic Board Examination


Professional Society Memberships:

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • Michigan Orthopedic Society
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine


Hospital Affiliations:

  • Centennial Hills Hospital
  • Desert Springs Hospital
  • Mountain View Hospital
  • Summerlin Hospital
  • Sunrise Hospital
  • Valley Hospital​

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