Florence Neurosurgery and Spine Center joins McLeod Physician Associates


Dedicated to caring for our communities locally in the regions we serve, McLeod Health announces the addition of Florence Neurosurgery and Spine Center to McLeod Physician Associates. This partnership enhances the already extensive range of services offered at McLeod Health and supports our commitment to providing the most advanced treatments and techniques.

With this outstanding alignment of the medical practice and hospital system, Florence Neurosurgery and Spine at McLeod Health patients will continue to receive extraordinary care along with convenient access to the McLeod Health system of advanced services and specialists.

“By joining McLeod Health, we have the opportunity to partner with a health care system committed to high quality, one that provides state-of-the-art care for our patients and community,” said Dr. William Naso, Neurosurgeon with Florence Neurosurgery and Spine at McLeod Health. “Through our continued partnership with McLeod Health, we will have the resources and support necessary to further expand our neurosciences services.”

“Florence Neurosurgery and Spine Center is a highly-respected practice that has served our community since 1995,” said Will McLeod, CEO of McLeod Regional Medical Center. “Partnering with these physician leaders enables McLeod to continue meeting and exceeding national standards in quality patient care.”

The physicians and advanced practice providers at Florence Neurosurgery and Spine at McLeod Health include Neurosurgeons Dr. Andrew Rhea, Dr. William Naso, and Dr. Thomas “Tripp” Hines; Interventional Pain Management Specialist Dr. Barbara Sarb; Sports Medicine and Spine Care Specialist Dr. Chadley Runyan; Endocrinologist Dr. Meenakshi Pande; Physician Assistants Catherine Soriano and Lindsay Powell; Nurse Practitioners Wade Rowell, Nerissa Vahle, and Tona Tedder; Physical Therapists Maggie Elizabeth Moore-Price and Tulsi Patel. Recruitment of additional physicians is underway to further grow the physician practice and ensure the continued development of Neurosciences at McLeod Health.

These exceptional medical professionals provide comprehensive neurosurgical, spinal, interventional pain management, endocrinology, and physical therapy services. Florence Neurosurgery and Spine at McLeod Health is located at 1204 East Cheves Street in Florence, SC. Appointments can be made by calling 843-673-0122.