Published on August 30, 2018

Essentia Health Welcomes Dr. Christopher DeCock

Christopher DeCock, pediatric neurologist

Dr. Christopher DeCock, a pediatric neurologist, has joined the Essentia Health-32nd Avenue Clinic in Fargo, North Dakota.

“Fargo is my hometown, so I have strong ties to this community,” says Dr. DeCock. “I enjoy being able to provide a specialized service to patients in this area who would otherwise have to travel a long distance to receive the care they need.”

Dr. DeCock earned a medical degree from St. Louis University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. He completed residencies in pediatrics and child neurology at the University of Missouri Kansas City’s School of Medicine in Kansas City, Missouri. He completed a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. He is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Epilepsy and Child Neurology.

As a pediatric neurologist, Dr. DeCock specializes in the diagnosis and management of conditions that affect the nervous system. “It is a privilege to take care of children, especially when we are dealing with difficult situations,” he says. “That is what keeps me going as a physician.”

To schedule an appointment with Dr. DeCock, talk with your child’s physician about a referral. To see his full profile, visit and click on “Find a Doctor or Provider.”

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