McFarland Clinic is pleased to announce Ikigu Thuku, MD, MPH has joined the McFarland Clinic Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Department.
Dr. Thuku is a physical medicine & rehabilitation and pain medicine physician. He completed a physical medicine & rehabilitation residency and a pain management fellowship at the Virginia Commonwealth University Hospital System in Richmond. He completed his medical degree and masters in public health sciences at Pennsylvania State University in Hershey. Dr. Thuku completed his bachelor of science degree at Lincoln University in Oxford, Pennsylvania.
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is the branch of medicine emphasizing the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders – particularly related to the nerves, muscles, bones and brain – that may produce temporary or permanent impairment.
Dr. Thuku will provide the following services: electrodiagnostic medicine, botulinum toxin and phenol injections for spasticity management, amputee/prosthetic care, post-stroke care and functional assessments and trigger point, peripheral joint and bursal injections for musculoskeletal pain and osteoarthritis and pain management for the musculoskeletal and nervous systems.
To learn more, call the McFarland Clinic Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Department at 515-956-4077.