Published on September 26, 2018

Essentia Health Welcomes Dr. Chizoba Okechukwu

r. Chizoba Okechukwu, Family Medicine

Dr. Chizoba Okechukwu, a family medicine physician, has joined the Essentia Health St. Mary’s-Superior Clinic in Superior, Wisconsin. In addition to caring for patients of all ages, Dr. Okechukwu will provide prenatal care for pregnant women.

“I enjoy family medicine because I love the variety and it’s very fulfilling to get to know my patients and watch them grow over time,” explains Dr. Okechukwu.

Dr. Okechukwu earned a medical degree from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. She completed a residency in family medicine at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

“Patients have a lot of options today in health care, and I try to take my time with them to ensure that we understand each other," says Dr. Okechukwu. “I see our relationship as a partnership, and we work together to achieve their goals.”

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Okechukwu, call (715) 817-7100. To see her full profile, visit EssentiaHealth.org and click on “Find a Medical Professional.”