Lauren Oshman, M.D., M.P.H.

Lauren D. Oshman, M.D., M.P.H., FAAFP

Associate Professor
Program Director, Michigan Collaborative for Type 2 Diabetes

14700 E Old US Highway 12
Chelsea, MI 48118


Dr. Lauren Oshman is a family physician and associate professor in the University of Michigan Department of Family Medicine. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine. She sees patients at the Chelsea Health Center and delivers babies at U-M's Von Voightlander Women's Hospital. She is also the program director of the Michigan Collaborative for Type 2 Diabetes (,. Dr. Oshman enjoys taking care of patients from newborn to elderly and helping all patients achieve their best health. She graduated from Baylor College of Medicine (2003) and completed residency training at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York, NY (2007). She completed the Cook County Faculty Development Fellowship in Chicago, Ill. (2014) and NorthShore University HealthSystem Quality and Patient Safety Fellowship in Chicago, Ill. (2016). Prior to joining the University of Michigan in 2020, she practiced for five years in Concord, New Hampshire, then as residency faculty  and Vice-Chair for Quality at NorthShore University Health System in Chicago, Ill. Dr. Oshman enjoys long distance running, mindfulness meditation, and spending time with her family and dog. Dr. Oshman speaks conversational Spanish.

Areas of Interest

Clinical Interests
  • Women's Health
  • Obstetrics
  • Pediatrics
  • Office Procedures: IUDs and contraceptive implants
  • Diabetes
  • Mental Health
  • Opioid Use Disorder and Addiction
  • Insomnia
  • Patient-Centered Communication
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Lifestyle Medicine
  • Obesity Medicine 
Research Interests
  • Quality Improvement
  • Primary Care Diabetes Management
  • Safe Opioid Prescribing
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Implementation of Evidence-Based Medicine


Medical School

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, 2003. 


Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, 2007. 

Advanced Degree

M.P.H., Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, 2001. 

14700 East Old US Highway 12
Chelsea, MI 48118