Published on July 29, 2019

Essentia Health welcomes Dr. Jaclyn Held

Jaclyn Held, pediatrics

Dr. Jaclyn Held, a pediatrician, has joined the Essentia Health-South University Clinic in Fargo, North Dakota.

“I like the environment at Essentia Health,” says Dr. Held. ““There is an amazing collaborative approach between administration and physicians which I believe enhances quality of patient care.”

Dr. Held earned a medical degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She completed a residency in pediatrics at Authority Health GME in Detroit, Michigan. Dr. Held is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in pediatrics.

“I love working with children and feeling like I can make a difference in their lives,” explains Dr. Held. “A large part of pediatrics is anticipating and preventing pitfalls. Children have so many opportunities ahead of them and I want them to achieve them all.”

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Held, call (701) 364-8900. To see her full profile, visit and click on “Doctors & Providers.”

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