Volunteer Assistant Professor
Roderick W. Fontenette is not currently accepting new patients. For assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).
Dr. Fontenette is a board-certified emergency medicine and critical care medicine physician. He has special interest and expertise in the management of traumatic brain injury, resuscitation, and acute neurological emergencies.
Dr. Fontenette's research interests include: Resuscitation, Traumatic Brain Injury and Neurocritical Care.
B.A., University of Maryland University College-Asian Division, Misawa, Japan 2002
M.D., LSU Health Sciences Center-Shreveport, Shreveport LA 2008
Emergency Medicine, Wright Patterson Air Force Base/Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton OH 2008-2009
Emergency Medicine, Wright Patterson Air Force Base/Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton OH 2009-2011
Critical Care, Indiana University Health - Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis IN 2011-2013
Richards JR, Wang CG, Fontenette RW, Stuart RP, McMahon KF, Turnipseed SD. Rhabdomyolysis, Methamphetamine, Amphetamine and MDMA Use: Associated Factors and Risks. J Dual Diagn. 2020 Oct;16(4):429-437. doi:10.1080/15504263.2020.1786617. Epub 2020 Jul 9. PMID:32644906.
Singer JI, Fontanette R. Recognizable and suspected Group A Beta Hemolytic Streptococcal Syndromes in the Pediatric Population. Ped Emerg Med Rep. 2010 Nov.