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Philip Dech, MD

Contact your primary care clinic for consultation prior to receiving specialty services from this practitioner. Most health plans require a referral from your primary care practitioner for health services to be paid at your highest health plan benefit level. Your primary clinic's referral coordinator will help identify if this practitioner is within your health plan and work through referral requirements with you.

Please check with the practitioner's clinic for their health plan availability and specialty network options.

Children's Primary Clinic - St. Paul
347 N. Smith Ave. #302
Saint Paul, MN, 55102
Clinic Website: www.childrensmn.org
651-220-6700

Children's Specialty Clinic - Hospitalist
345 Smith Avenue N.
Saint Paul, MN, 55102
Clinic Website: www.childrensmn.org
651-220-6000

Philip Dech, MD

Specialty: HOSPITALIST, PEDIATRICS, PRIMARY CARE SERVICES

Personal Information (Biography): Philip Dech is a pediatrician and hospitalist at Children┐s of Minnesota on the St. Paul campus. He attended medical school at Loyola University Chicago on a Navy scholarship. Following an internship in general surgery at Bethesda Naval Hospital he was a Medical Officer with the Marines. On completion of active duty he did his residency in pediatrics at the University of Minnesota. He practiced community pediatrics in Red Wing, MN for 11 years prior to joining Children┐s. He enjoys the full spectrum of pediatrics with a special interest in premature infants, and pediatric medical education.