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Paul E. Barkhaus, MD

Paul E. Barkhaus, MD

Director, ALS Program

"My commitment is to optimal, state-of-the-art, and cost efficient evaluation and management of neuromuscular disorders, particularly Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Lou Gehrig Disease). "

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  • Neurology

Board Certification

  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Neurology

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital
  • Zablocki VA Medical Center
  • Children's Hospital Of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
  • Community Memorial Hospital

Patient Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages Spoken

  • English

Diseases & Conditions

  • ALS
  • Motor Neuron Diseases
  • Neuromuscular Disease
  • Polio

Treatments & Services

  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Post-Polio Rehabilitation

Clinic Locations

Neurosciences - Froedtert Specialty Clinics

9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee WI,  53226
(414) 805-8710
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Zablocki VA Medical Center

5000 West National Avenue
Milwaukee WI,  53295-1000
(414) 384-2000
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Dr. Barkhaus is from suburban Detroit and has held academic positions in the upper Midwest.  He has extensive training in electromyography and neuromuscular diseases.   Dr. Barkhaus has authored over 40 original publications, three multi-media books, and numerous book chapters and review articles.  He lectures and teaches regularly at international, national, and regional meetings as well as in the academic programs at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Education / Training

  • Doctor of Medicine - Wayne State University School of Medicine - Detroit, MI (1975)
  • Residency in Neurology - Wayne State University School of Medicine - Detroit, MI (1975-1978)
  • Fellowship in Electromyography - University of Minnesota - Minneapolis (1978-1979)
  • Fellowship in Neuromuscular Diseases - University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson (1979-1980)
  • Senior Research Fellowship in Electromyography - Duke University Medical Center - Durham, NC (1987)