AboutDr. Rodney Frothingham, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Ruleville, MS, with other offices in Greenville, MS and Greenville, MS. He has 48 years of experience. His specialties include Neurological Surgery and Neurology. Dr. Frothingham is affiliated with North Sunflower County Hospital, Delta Regional Medical Center and Delta Med Ctr, Greenville, Ms. He speaks English.
Dr. Rodney Frothingham has the following 2 specialties
- Neurological Surgery
A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.
In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, these doctors also treat disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
Neurological surgeons can perform surgical procedures on the brain, such as stereotactic surgery, microsurgery, endoscopic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, and endovascular image guided methods.
A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.
- Alzheimer's Disease
- Brain Surgery
- Brain Tumor
- Migraine Disorders
- Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Dr. Frothingham is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
North Sunflower County Hospital
840 N Oak Ave
Ruleville, MS 38771
Delta Regional Medical Center
1400 E Union St
Greenville, MS 38703
- Delta Med Ctr, Greenville, Ms
48 Years Experience
University of Mississippi
Graduated in 1965