Michael A. Greene, MD
Michael A. Greene, MD

Michael A. Greene, MD

Associate Professor
Director, Residency Program Department of Family Medicine
School of Medicine, Omaha Campus

Academic Appointments


  • Family and Community Medicine


  • Associate Professor


Michael A. Greene, M.D, serves as the Director of the Family Medicine Residency Program.  He also serves as an assistant professor of family medicine at Creighton University School of Medicine. Dr. Greene’s particular clinical interests are pediatrics, maternal care, inpatient hospital care and hospice medicine, truly a family physician.
Dr. Greene earned his medical degree from SUNY Upstate Medical College in Syracuse, New York, in 2006.  He completed his family medicine residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2009.  Prior to joining Creighton, Dr. Greene served in the U.S. Air Force as the medical director at Misawa Air Base in Misawa, Japan, and as a hospitalist at Bagram Air Field in Afghanistan.  
Dr. Greene is board certified by the American Academy of Family Physicians and a member of the Nebraska Academy of Family Physicians.  He has authored peer-reviewed journal articles on aseptic meningitis and urolithiasis. 
Dr. Greene is quite active away from the office.  A father of five, he and his family enjoy outdoor activities, especially those close to nature.

Publications and Presentations


  • “Addressing Health Disparities in the LGBTQIA Community” Sade Kosoko-Lasaki, M.D., Mark Duane Goodman, M.D., Michael White, M.D.; Creighton University School of Medicine; Book; Bookbaby Publishing; co-editor published February 2021,, pp 26-30, 2021
  • Greene, M. (2008). Urolithiasis.  In P. Paulman, A. Paulman, & J. Harrison    
                (Eds.),Taylor’s Manual of Family Medicine (pp. 455). Philadelphia, PA, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 455, 2008


  • “Sustainable and Replicable Clinical and Financial Outcomes in an Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice Nexus”; Thomas P. Guck, Ryan W. Walters, Christie Abdul-Greene, Joy Doll, Michael A. Greene & Amy L. McGaha; Journal of Interprofessional Care; https://doi.org/10.1080/13561820.2021.1932776, Journal of Interprofessional Care, 2021
  • Greene M., Nasir S.L. (2021) Care of the Refugee. Family Medicine, Principles and Practice pp 1-9, Principle of Family Medicine, 1-9, 2021
    Thomas P. Guck, PhD, Meghan Potthoff, PhD, APRN-NP, Ryan Walters, PhD ;  Joy Doll OTD, OTR/L, FNAP; Michael Greene, M.D. Todd DeFreece, JD, MHA, MBA,  "Interprofessional Collaborative Practice Improves Clinical Outcomes and Reduces Patient Charges in a Family Medicine Residency and Faculty Clinic” Annals of Family Medicine 2019 Volume 17, Supplement 1 
     , Annals of Family Medicine, Volume 17, 2019
  • Greene, M., Abraham, M., Horn, A., Yates, T, Egbert, M, & Sharma, A. (2009). Lamotrigine-induced aseptic meningitis: A case report., International Clinical Psychopharmacology, 24(3), 159-61, 2009


    Andrea Pfeifle, Freyda Velazquez Perez, Kelsey Binion, Thomas Guck, PhD, Deanna Willis, Amy
      McGaha, M.D., Michael Greene, M.D. Daniel Desjardins, M.D. " Family Medicine Resident Engagement In Team Care Clinics: Emerging Best Practices and Lessons Learned" Society of Teachers of Family Medicine  Conference, Phoenix, AZ,   December 5-8, 2019
     , 2020

  • “EKG Overview For The Primary Care Physician” Michael Allen Christopher Greene, MD; APPNA Merit Family Practice Specialty Rotations-Cardiology; In collaboration with Association of
    Pakistani-Desent Cardiologists of North America & Yaran e Watan; November 15, 2020
     , 2020
  • "Pelvic Congestion Syndrome"; Michael Greene, MD, Austin Saavedra, MD; Department of Family Medicine Grand Rounds, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE, February 22, 2019, 2019
  • Suturing Techniques; Michael A. Greene, MD, Sanujeev K. Sharma, MD, MBA; 2018 Primary Care Update, April 27-28, 2018, Creighton University School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Omaha Marriott Regency Hotel, Omaha, NE, 2018
  • 70th Annual Meeting & Scientific Assembly of the Nebraska Academy of Family  Physicians ”Improving Immunization Rate in Adult Patient Population”, Rafiq, N, Greene, M; March 23, 2018 
     , 2018
  • Doll, J.D., Costanzo, C., Jensen, J., Maio, A., Potthoff, M., White, M.; Guck, T., Greene, M. (2017, October). Bridging the Divide: Designing and Implementing Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice in an Academic Health System. Collaborating Across Borders. Banff, CA, 2017
  • Nebraska Academy of Family Physicians 69th Annual Meeting, Poster Presentation, La Vista, NE, "A Brief Survey to Determine the Breastfeeding Characteristics of a Migrant Population" - $50 winner Residents –
    Sarah Grauman, Bridget Paul Faculty - Michael Greene, M.D. Special Acknowledgements - Tanya Howard, Gary Elsasser, PharmD, 2017
  • PDW and RPS Residency Education Symposium at the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center. Workshop # and Title: 82 - Improving the Doctor-Patient Relationship Primary Presenter: Michael Greene, MD, Co-Presenter(s): Naureen Rafiq, MD,, 2017
  • 13th Annual Immunize Nebraska Conference, Kathryn L. White Memorial Seminar, Hilton Omaha Hotel, Omaha, NE, “Ask The Experts”  Q&A  Panel:
    Moderator: Laura K. Klug, Pharm.D., Kristen A. Feemster, M.D., MPH, MSHP
    Michael A. Greene, M.D., Caron J. Gray, M.D., FACOG, Rudolf J. Kotula, M.D., FACP, FIDSA, 2016

Research and Scholarship

Grant Funding Received

  • Project Title: Developing a Trauma-Informed Approached for Provision of Medical Care to Refugees Principal Investigators: Dr. Michael A Greene, MD – Assistant Professor, Creighton School of Medicine (Sponsor) Shannon Maloney, PhD – Assistant professor, UNMC College of Public Health Co-investigators: Dr. Elizabeth Pollock, MD – Resident, Creighton School of Medicine Kelly Nielsen, MPH – Div. Director, Community Benefit, CHI Health
  • - “ RESCUE- A randomized double-blind placebo controlled study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Rayaldee extended release capsules to treat symptomatic patients infected with the SARS-Co 2 virus” Sub-investigator, Michael Greene, MD
  • RESCUE – A randomized double-blind placebo controlled study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Rayaldee extended release capsules to treat symptomatic patients infected with the SARS-Co 2 virus.”; Sub-investigator, February 2021, grant funded