Nicholas J. Moore, MD

Nicholas J. Moore, MD

Sports Medicine, Family Medicine
Medical Group
Ascension Medical Group
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Languages Spoken
English, Spanish


Nicholas Moore is a board-certified Family Medicine and Sports Medicine physician. Originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, he graduated from the University of Wisconsin with a major in Nutritional Sciences, followed by medical school at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He completed a Family Medicine Residency at Phoenix Baptist Hospital and a Sports Medicine fellowship at the University of Connecticut. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians and has been selected an Hour Detroit Magazine Top Doc for 3 years running.

He sees all athletic-related injuries and has extensive experience with concussion management, diagnostic ultrasound and ultrasound-guided procedures. His clinical interests include chronic tendinopathy, Tenex percutaneous tenotomy, Sonex ultrasound-guided carpal tunnel release, regenerative medicine including platelet-rich plasma and stem cell therapy. He has produced multiple research projects and has been a speaker at a host of national sports medicine conferences, including the American Academy of Family Physicians, American Medical Society of Sports Medicine, and American College of Sports Medicine. He is faculty for the Providence Primary Care Sports Medicine fellowship and Clinical Assistant Professor at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine.

Since beginning practice, Dr. Moore has been active in sports medicine coverage and has honed his diagnostic skills through the evaluation of thousands of athletic injuries spanning high school, as well as Division I collegiate, professional and Olympic athletics. Most recently, Dr. Moore served as a team physician for the Detroit Red Wings. In addition, he recently spent time volunteering at the Colorado Springs Olympic Training Center with the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee and is part of the medical team caring for Team USA’s 2022 Winter Olympians. He is a medical member for USA Weightlifting and USA Wrestling. He currently covers multiple community sports, including the Milford high schools, Lakeland High School, Hartland High School, Walled Lake Northern High School, the Detroit Rugby Club, and the Detroit Roller Derby Girls. He also is active in event coverage, including marathons, obstacle course races, Cirque du Soleil, Crossfit competitions, combat sports, and the Michigan Pro Soccer Combine.

Dr. Moore enjoys getting to know his patients and is passionate about establishing strong doctor-patient relationships. He believes that by focusing on treatment of the individual rather than their diagnosis, we can significantly impact outcomes. He is married with 3 children and enjoys Crossfit, mountain-biking, basketball, and playing the drums.

Areas of Expertise Include:

-SONEX Ultrasound-guided Carpal Tunnel Release
-TENEX Percutaneous tenotomy for chronic tendinopathy
-Medial/lateral epicondylitis
-Patellar tendinitis
-Achilles tendinitis
-Plantar fasciitis
-Hamstring tendinitis
-Biceps tendinitis
-Rotator cuff tendinitis
-Platelet-rich Plasma Injections
-Tendon injuries
-Ligament injuries
-Stem cell injections
-Treatment for degenerative arthritis
-Joint injections; hip, knee, shoulder, elbow, hand/wrist, foot/ankle
-Tendon sheath injections
-Nerve blocks and hydrodissection
-Carpal tunnel
-Cubital tunnel
-Genicular nerve
-Tarsal tunnel
-Diagnostic Ultrasound
-Rotator cuff injuries
-Chronic tendinitis
-Ligament injuries
-Nerve entrapments disorders
-Dynamic ultrasound
-Shoulder impingement
-Elbow ulnar collateral ligament injuries
-Knee MCL injuries
-Biceps tendon injuries
Meet Nicholas J. Moore, MD



  • Medical College Of Wisconsin


  • Uconn Health / Saint Francis Family Medicine Sports Medicine


  • Phoenix Baptist Hospital Abrazo Health


Hospital Affiliations

  • Ascension Providence Hospital


  • The American Board of Family Medicine - Family Medicine
  • The American Board of Family Medicine - Sports Medicine


Nicholas J. Moore, MD offers services at multiple Michigan locations. Contact your preferred location to book an appointment.
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