Staff Physiatrist, Brigham and Woman's Hospital
Clinical and Research Interests:
Residency: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, John Hopkins University, 2003-2006
Internship: Internal Medicine, University of Maryland Medical System, 2002-2003
MD Degree: Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 2002
Esser SM, Baima J. Ewing sarcoma causing back and leg pain in 2 patients. PM R. 2012 Apr;4(4):317-21.
Mayer RS, Baima J, Bloch R, Braza D, Newcomer K, Sherman A, Sullivan W. Musculoskeletal education for medical students. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2009 Oct;88(10):791-7.
Baima JA. Sports Injuries (Biographies of Disease series, Silver JK, ed). Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood Press; 2009.
Baima J. Neutraceuticals. In: Cole BJ, Gomoll AH, eds. Biologic Joint Reconstruction: Alternatives to Joint Arthroplasty. Thorofare, NJ: Slack; 2009.
Baima J, Krivickas L. Evaluation and treatment of peroneal neuropathy. Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med. 2008 Jun;1(2):147-53.
Muzin S, Isaac Z, Walker J, Abd OE, Baima J. When should a cervical collar be used to treat neck pain? Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med. 2008 Jun;1(2):114-9.
Baima J, Isaac Z. Clean versus sterile technique for common joint injections: a review from the physiatry perspective. Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med. 2008 Jun;1(2):88-91.
Baima J, Trovato M, Hopkins M, Delateur B. Achieving functional ambulation in a patient with Chopart amputation. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2008 Jun;87(6):510-3.
Baima J, Jones WM. Sports Specific Benefits of Exercise. Understanding Fitness. In: Silver JK, Morin C, eds. How Exercise Fuels Health and Fights Disease. Westport, CT: Praeger; 2008.
Spaulding and the people there gave me the courage, strength, and desire to get my life back. Now I can function and play with my girls and enjoy my husband. Thank you for giving me my life back.
—A Patient with Newfound Courage