Ekokobe Fonkem, DO

Baylor Scott & White Health

Neurosurgery, Neurology

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

Baylor 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
    Clinical 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

    Patient Ratings

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    Friendliness/Courtesy of Provider

    4.6 out of 5
    Provider Concern for Questions/Worries

    4.4 out of 5
    Provider Efforts to Include in Decisions

    4.4 out of 5
    Time Provider Spent with Patient

    4.4 out of 5
    Likelihood of Recommending Provider

    4.3 out of 5
    Wait Time at Clinic

    4.4 out of 5

    Patient Comments



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