Nicholas C. Ketchum, MD

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Associate Professor
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Froedtert Hospital Specialty Clinics 414-805-6655
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Pleasant Valley Health Center 262-836-7300
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Accepting New Patients
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Froedtert Hospital Specialty Clinics 414-805-6655
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Pleasant Valley Health Center 262-836-7300



Dr. Ketchum is a Medical College of Wisconsin Physiatrist who sees patients with spasticity (muscle tightness) due stroke, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, dystonia, specializing in botulinum toxin injections and baclofen pump management.


Diseases & Conditions

Cervical Dystonia
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Spastic Cerebral Palsy
Spastic Multiple Sclerosis
Spasticity in Spinal Cord Injury
Spasticity in Traumatic Brain Injury
Spinal Cord Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury

Treatment & Services

Baclofen Pump Management
Botulinum Toxin Injections
Botulinum Toxin Management
Electromyography (EMG)
Stroke Rehabilitation
Virtual Visit

Ages Seen


Languages Spoken


Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Hospital
Froedtert Bluemound Rehabilitation Hospital


8850 William Coffee Dr., 5TH Floor
Milwaukee, WI 53226
3200 Pleasant Valley Rd.
West Bend, WI 53095
10000 W. Bluemound Road
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic  - Froedtert Hospital Pleasant Valley Health Center Froedtert Bluemound Rehabilitation Hospital

Education & Training

University of Wisconsin Medical School - Madison - Doctor of Medicine - (2006)

Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - (2007-2010)

Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Fellowship in Spasticity and Neurorehabilitation - (2010-2011)

Board Certifications

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Brain Injury Medicine
Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Patient Reviews

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Absolutely wonderful MD and his team of residents and students were wonderful as well. Very polite and pleasant. Truly caring, gentle on the exam, which my neck greatly appreciated. Dr. Ketchum was sincere, caring, insightful, and truly cared. Very thorough.
Dr. Ketchum is knowledgeable, patient and best of all found a solution to my problem.StFf is kind, caring and friendly.
Dr Ketchum goes out of his way to fit me into appts for last min visits and is airways putting my best interest with my condition first. His staff is so nice and caring. You have no idea how nice it is to have a provider who actually listens to you, understands your frustrations and genuinely cares about his patients instead of seeing them as a paycheck or a patient that had issues that they just don't have the time to deal with. I appreciate Dr. Ketchum and his staff so much!
Dr. Ketchum and the entire staff always treat me with respect and are very cordial to me.
Dr Ketchum is great. He is extremely knowledgeable and explains things in a way I can understand. I recommend him highly!
Dr Ketchum is an excellent provider. Very thorough. Very personable.
Excellent doctor and people skills
Great service.
Excellent provider, helped out when another department was short staffed. I hope Froedtert doesn't bite off the hands the feed them! The good ones are certainly hard to come by
Dr. Ketchum is one of the best doctors I've ever had. I feel fortunate for his excellent care, compassion, and knowledge.
Dr. Ketchum is a knowledgeable, caring, kind person. He always makes me feel at ease and gives me the time that I need. He always Includes my thoughts, as we make treatment decisions. I'm very thankful for his expertise!
My provider provided information with clarity on understanding. I'm very pleased with the treatment I received. Thank you si much Dr.Nicholas Ketchum for such good care you provide for me.
Relative to my experiences with neurologists over the years, Dr. Ketchum is outstanding, especially relative to listening skills.
Dr Ketchem is so goodTliste I g and explaining I formation to me and my Dr.
Dr Ketchum is great. Listens well and explains options thoroughly.
Dr Ketchum is an very caring & concerned person. He wants my results to be amazing
Dr. Nick Ketchum is among the best health care professionals I've ever seen. He is kind, thoughtful, thorough and communicative. On top of all that, he is a wonderful human and very funny. He made me feel very comfortable during my treatment by getting to know me as a person, which put me at ease. I highly, highly recommend him.
I received everything I wanted to know and do in one visit! Dr. Ketchum is friendly, efficient in asking and answering all of my questions and giving me further recommendations. He has a great personality. I would recommend him highly!!!
Dr Ketchum is so caring, easy to talk with, compassionate and we always make a plan together! I appreciate of all his wonderful qualities!
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