Ekokobe Fonkem, DO

Scott & White Healthcare

Neurosurgery, Neurology

Patient Care Emphasis
Glioblastoma, Meningiomas, Oligodendroglioma, Ependymoma, Neurofibromas, CNS Lymphoma, Headaches, Metastatic Brain and Spine Cancer

Scott & White Appointment
July 2, 2012

  • Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, OH, DO, 2007
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, BS, 2002

  • Specialty Training
  • Neuro-Oncology Fellowship, Harvard University Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2011-2012
  • Neurology Residency, Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH, 2008-2011
  • Internship, Ohio State University Medical, Columbus, OH, 2007-2008

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Medicine

    Awards and Honors
  • Outstanding Alumni of the year University of Wisconsin Fox Valley, Menasha WI, 2012
  • NIH-NMA Scholar of the year, 2011
  • Resident Research of the Year Award, Dept of Neurology, Ohio State University, 2010
  • Ronald McNair Scholar, University of Wisconsin- Madison, Madison WI, 2000-2002
  • American Chemical Society Scholar, 1999-2002, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
  • Douglas Salmon Scholar University of Wisconsin, 1999-2002

  • Professional Memberships
  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Medical Association
  • American Osteopathic Association

  • Languages Spoken
    English, French


    Temple Clinic
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508
    Temple Glenda Tanner Vasicek Cancer Treatment Center
    2401 S. 31st Street
    Temple, TX 76508
    Temple McLane Children's Hospital
    1902 S.W. H.K. Dodgen Loop
    Temple, TX 76502