Kim Barker, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Biography

Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  Clinical interests include Oncology Rehabilitation, Stroke Rehabilitation, and General Rehabilitation.

Education

Medical School Creighton University School of Medicine (2007)
Residency Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center (2011), Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Internship Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center (2011), Transitional Year

Clinical Interests

Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Degenerative Arthritis Conditions (Inflammatory, Osteoarthritis, & Rheumatoid)
  • Osteoarthritis (Localized or Primary)
  • Repetitive Stress Injuries
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
Non-Surgical Treatment Options
  • Medical Management
  • Physical Therapy Evaluations
Rehabilitation for Functional Limitations
  • Cancer Rehabilitation
  • General Debility
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Stroke

Publications

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Featured Publications

Rehabilitation in Head and Neck Cancer

Eickmeyer SM, Barker KD Federal Practitioner 2014 31, suppl 3 30S-33S

The effect of protein and calorie intake on prealbumin, complications, length of stay, and function in the acute rehabilitation inpatient with stroke.

Pellicane AJ, Millis SR, Do KD, Temme KE, Sayyad A, Oswald MC, Roth EJ NeuroRehabilitation 2013 Aug

North American Medical Schools' Experience With and Approaches to the Needs of Students With Physical and Sensory Disabilities.

Eickmeyer SM, Do KD, Kirschner KL, Curry RH Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges 2012 May 87 5 567-573

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Honors/Awards

  • Walter E. Heller Award (Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago)
    Chief Resident (2010)
  • Outstanding Resident/InternTeaching Award (Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine)
    Internal Medicine (2007)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Texas Medical Association (2013)
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (2007)
  • Association of Academic Physiatrists (2007)