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Micah Baird, MD

Director, Division of Pediatric Physiatry; Medical Director, Rehabilitation; Pediatric Physiatrist; Co-director, Myelodysplasia Clinic

Dr. Baird has been in practice since 2009. He is the director of the Division of Pediatric Physiatry and medical director of rehabilitation at Akron Children’s Hospital. After receiving his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, he completed a combined residency in pediatrics and physical medicine and rehabilitation and joined Akron Children's Hospital in 2009. Dr. Baird has a special interest in cerebral palsy, brain injury, myelomeningocele/spina bifida, spinal cord injury, spasticity and children with disabilities and complex health care needs. He provides patients with evaluation and treatment of barriers to function, prescription of bracing, wheelchairs, mobility devices, treatment of spasticity and movement disorders, as well as Botulinum toxin injections and nerve blocks. He is board certified in pediatrics and physical medicine and rehabilitation and is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine.

NeuroDevelopmental Science Center
Physiatry, North Canton
Medical School:
Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH
Residency:
Pediatrics/Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
Board Certifications:
American Board of Pediatrics; American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
Academic Appointments:
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Northeast Ohio Medical University
Associations:
  • American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
Clinical Interests:
cerebral palsy, spasticity management in children, acute inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, brain injury, spinal cord injury
Special Interests:
Cerebral palsy, brain injury, myelomeningocele/spina bifida, spinal cord injury, spasticity, children with disabilities and complex healthcare needs

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