Dr. James Sliwa DO

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Hammond, IN

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About

Dr. James Sliwa, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Hammond, IN, with another office in Chicago, IL. He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Sliwa is affiliated with Franciscan St Margaret Health North Campus, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago and Rehab Institute Of Chicago, Chicago, Il. He speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. James Sliwa has the following 10 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

A physiatrist is a doctor who specializes in the rehabilitation and physiological treatment of patients with an illness or injury that affects movement.
These specialists have extensive knowledge of the nerves, muscles, bone, and brain. Physiatrists are also experts in pain medication.
Some common conditions that physiatrists treat are rheumatoid arthritis, neurological and spinal disorders and injuries, chronic pain disorders, like fibromyalgia, and musculoskeletal issues, like broken bones and torn muscles.
These physicians also often coordinate a team of other specialists in order to maximize the patient's recovery, such as occupational therapists, speech therapists, neurologists, orthopedists, and counselors.

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Locations & Directions

Franciscan St Margaret Health North Campus

5454 Hohman Ave
Hammond, IN 46320

Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

345 E Superior St
Chicago, IL 60611

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