Marc L. Martel, MD

Emergency Medicine

Specialty Centers

Commitment to Patient-Centered Care

"I am passionate about caring for patients who come to the Emergency Department with needs of any kind. I am committed to serving those patients who have limited, or no access to medical care."

Clinical Expertise

Dr. Martel is a night shift Emergency Department physician with expertise in airway management, resuscitation, acute agitation, and emergency psychiatry. He is committed to graduate medical education and teaching.


  • Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
  • Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota


  • Former Program Director of Emergency Medicine and Emergency Medicine/Internal Medicine Residency Programs 2006-2011
  • Ruiz Faculty Teaching Award 2004 and 2014

Professional Affiliations

  • American Board of Emergency Medicine


  • Martel ML, Klein LR, Rivard RL, Cole JB. A Large Retrospective Cohort of Patients Receiving Intravenous Olanzapine in the Emergency Department. Academic Emergency Medicine. 2016 Jan 1;23(1):29-35.
  • Hill CH, Miner JR, Martel ML. Olanzapine versus droperidol for the treatment of primary headache in the emergency department. Academic Emergency Medicine. 2008 Sep 1;15(9):806-11.
  • Martel M, Gosen C, Joing S. Intubation of patients with acute epiglottitis in the emergency department using a gum elastic bougie as an adjunct. Acad Emerg Med. February 2014; 21 (2): E6. doi: 10.1111/acem.12303.
  • Gross E and Martel M. Chapter 33. Multiple Trauma. Rosen's Emergency Medicine: Concepts and Clinical Practice. 9th Ed.
  • Martel M, Sterzinger A, Miner J, Clinton J, Biros M. Management of acute undifferentiated agitation in the emergency department: a randomized double-blind trial of droperidol, ziprasidone, and midazolam. Academic emergency medicine. 2005 Dec 1;12(12):1167-72.


"I enjoy spending time with my family, outdoor sports, camping, hiking, fishing and home projects."


Medical School

Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL, USA


Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA