Linda Barrows, M. D.
Board Certified in Physical Medicine and
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What is Physical
Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R)?
Medicine and Rehabilitation (also known as
PM&R or Physiatry) is a medical specialty
that involves the process of restoring function for
a person who has been disabled as a result of a
disease, disorder or injury. A Physiatrist often
treat patients with musculoskeletal, cardiovascular,
and neurological and other conditions. Care is aimed
at maximizing recovery in the physical,
psychological, medical, vocational and social areas.
Frequently asked questions about the
specialty of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Goals are to
provide customized and timely out-patient Physical
Medicine and Rehabilitation Services to adult
patients with musculoskeletal and neuromuscular
conditions. Dr. Linda Barrows works in partnership
with her patients. She will communicate as needed
with your primary care physician, medical
specialists and any other team members to facilitate
your diagnosis, treatment and other rehabilitation
needs. Patient education also plays a very important
role in her total patient care.
Contact Information for
Office phone / voice mail:
P.O. Box 1584
Brookfield, WI 53008-1584
Department (Located on the Ground Floor)
West Allis Memorial Hospital
8901 West Lincoln Avenue
West Allis, Wisconsin 53227
and to obtain
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