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.