Primary Clinics:

2024 W. Pasewalk Ave.
Norfolk, NE 68701 Ph: 402-844-8300 Directions

David Cockrum, M.D.

As an Occupational Medicine physician, it is my responsibility to ensure that employees are healthy and physically capable of performing their required duties, and that employers provide a safe environment in which to work.

Dr. Cockrum specializes in providing comprehensive business health services to Northeast Nebraska. He received his medical degree from Texas Tech University School of Medicine in Lubbock, TX. He then completed his family medicine residency at John Peter Smith Hospital in Ft. Worth, TX.  While serving in the U.S. Air Force as a family physician and flight surgeon, he completed a Masters of Public Health at the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD, and also completed residency training in aerospace medicine and occupational medicine at the USAF School of Aerospace Medicine in Brooks City-Base, TX. Dr. Cockrum is board certified in family medicine and occupational medicine, and is the only physician in the area that is board certified in occupational medicine.



Board Certifications:

Occupational Medicine
Family Medicine


Medical School: Texas Tech University School of Medicine, Lubbock, TX
Family Medicine Residency: John Peter Smith Hospital, Ft. Worth, TX
Master of Public Health: Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD
Aerospace Medicine Residency: USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, Brooks City-Base, TX
Occupational Medicine Residency: USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, Brooks City-Base, TX