A new provider has joined the staff of Columbia, South Carolina’s Palmetto Health Neurosurgery Associates.
Rodney O. Leacock, MD, is a neurointensivist holding board certifications in neurology, neurocritical care and vascular neurology. His areas of focus are varied and include acute ischemic stroke, intracranial and subarachnoid hemorrhage, status epilepticus, and airway protection for patients with neurological disorders. He has extensive experience providing care for patients living with complicated neurological conditions.
Leacock has received medical training all over the United States. He is a graduate of Howard University College of Medicine in Washington, D.C., where he earned a medical degree. He did his resident work in neurology at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-based Temple University Hospital; he later completed a neurocritical care fellowship at Detroit, Michigan’s Wayne State University. He also completed a stroke fellowship in St. Louis, Missouri at Saint Louis University.