Born in Seattle, WA and grew up in West Hartford, CT. Neysa received a BA in Biology from Wellesley College in Massachusetts. She graduated from Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago, IL, with a combined Doctor of Medicine and Masters of Public Health with a concentration in maternal and child health nutrition. She completed her residency at Albert Einstein-Jacobi Medical Center in Bronx, NY. Neysa is Board Certified in Pediatrics and is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
She was elected one of Connecticut's Top Docs by Connecticut Magazine in 2015, 2016 and 2017!
Dr. McDonald has three children, a Newfoundland named Daisy, a cat and a snake.