Colin McLeod, MD
About Colin McLeod, MD
My wife and I are from Florida, and as we spent 8 years at the University of Florida, we became overt Gator fans. We enjoyed four years in Chicago for training but happily gravitated back down South. We are very excited to be in Augusta. We have three young children. Enjoying them and staying active occupies the bulk of my time when off Augusta University campus. We've been to Disney too many times. I enjoy playing tennis or pickup basketball and watching college football on Saturdays. My wife and I previously enjoyed travel before having kids!
I completed a two-year Fellowship in Movement Disorders following Neurology board certification, to specialize in the clinical care of patients with movement disorders. These include Parkinson's disease and Parkinsonism, Essential Tremor, Dystonia, and others.
Fellowship training included an advanced Deep Brain Stimulation track, which is a particular clinical interest of mine. Botulinum toxin use for movement disorders, and advanced therapies for motor impairments in Parkinson's disease are additional clinical areas of interest.
Deep Brain Stimulation quality improvement for movement disorders
Botulinum toxin for treatment of movement disorders
Exercise benefits in Parkinson's disease
Philosophy of Care
Many different diseases cause abnormal movements in our patients. Even patients with the same disease can have very different symptoms. Finally, how these symptoms actually affect the daily life and goals of a patient and family also require individualized attention. Quality care for every patient truly is unique. The goal of a movement disorder specialist is to provide high quality care that fits each patient.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Certified
Education and Training
Medical School: University of Florida, 2013
Internship: Rush University Medical Center, Chicago IL, 2014
Residency: Rush University Medical Center, Chicago IL, 2017
Fellowship: Medical University of South Carolina, 2019
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Dr. McLeod’s Reviews
January 25, 2024
January 19, 2024
I have already recommended his staff to the parents of a xxx year old suffering from extremely debilitating xxx.
December 28, 2023
December 21, 2023
He is a good care about people.
November 4, 2023
October 14, 2023
Dr McLeod has excellent experience with xxx patients. I trust him to provide the care I am seeking.
September 16, 2023
Dr McLeod is the most thorough neurologist that I have ever seen for this health problem. He is friendly, professional & a great Iistener.
September 2, 2023
I have good things to say about Dr. Mcleod but it took forever to get an appointment with Dr. McLeod.
August 24, 2023
August 20, 2023
Ease of talking with my Dr.
July 28, 2023
It's a wonderful hospital and people.
June 23, 2023
Dr. Colin McLeod is outstanding! I have full confidence in his ability to help me with my diagnosis of xxx.
June 4, 2023
I really appreciated Dr McLeod taking the time needed to discuss my symptoms and answer my questions. He was very thorough, very knowledgeable.
May 19, 2023
I found Dr. McCleod to be an excellent listener and he explained his plan for treatment of my condition in an easy to understand way. He seems very knowledgeable and has a friendly manner.
May 15, 2023
Dr.McLeod, Dr. xxx, Dr. xxx are wonderful people and Awesome doctors!!! I can't say enough good things about these Doctors
April 27, 2023
April 20, 2023
Dr. McLeod was very caring and thorough.
March 27, 2023
March 19, 2023
Dr McLeod was great
March 10, 2023
Excellent Doctor. Knows his Business!!!
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