student conducting an injury evaluation

Our primary purpose is to provide the community with a health care opportunity that specializes in the evaluation and primary treatment of sport and physical activity related injuries.  In Partnership with NMU Athletic Training Program and U.P. Rehab Services. To schedule appointment, call 227-2174 or email  View us on Facebook.

  1. All appointments must be made either by telephone (906-227-2174) or by email (  No walk-in appointments will be taken until further notice.
  2. We are no longer requiring a Covid-19 symptom self-check and temperature screening upon entering the clinic.
  3. Face masks are no longer required unless sick.
  4. New cost structure and hours (see below).


Winter 2024 Schedule, January 16-April 26*
Mondays:  9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesdays: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesdays: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursdays: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Fridays: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
*The clinic is closed when classes are not in session due to cancellations or scheduled academic breaks.

To request an appointment, email or call 227-2174. 


The clinic is located in suite 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.  

What We Treat

  • Sprains
  • Strains
  • Contusions
  • Just about anything that is musculoskeletal in nature
  • Pre & post orthopedic surgery cases (ACL reconstruction, joint replacement, arthroscopy, etc.)

What We Don't Treat

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


  • Primary injury treatment & evaluation
  • Injury rehabilitation (including orthopedic post-surgical rehab)
  • 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.


  • Full-time Students: $20 for initial visit, $5 for returning visit(s).  Must have current, valid NMU ID.  All costs are charged to the student's account.
  • NMU full-time faculty, staff, and family members with NMU health insurance: Billed at no cost to you - $75 initial, $50 returning visit(s).
  • NMU Retirees: Three free visits per semester, $25 for all subsequent visits that semester.  Cash or check only.
  • NMU Alumni Association Members: One free visit per semester, $25 for all subsequent visits that semester.  Cash or check only.
  • Community: $75 initial visit, $50 for returning visit(s).  Cash or check only.


  • Clinic Supervisor -  Julie Rochester, Ed.D., Northern Michigan University Professor, ATC, (Athletic Trainer Certified) 
  • Clinic Staff - Nicole Coleman, U.P. Rehab Services, MS, ATC; Aly Possanza, U.P. Rehab Services, MS, ATC; Abby Knight, ATC

Medical Director