Mary Neal, M.D.

 

Mary Neal, M.D.

 

 

 

After taking her medical degree at UCLA School of Medicine, she trained there in general surgery before completing an orthopedic surgery residency at USC.  She went on to complete 3 fellowships in spinal surgery, trauma, and spine rehabilitation at highly respected hospitals in Sweden, Switzerland, and California. She was a director of spine surgery at the University of Southern California.  She, with her husband Bill and small children, eventually relocated to Jackson Hole, where they founded a spine surgery practice. She is committed to the causes of environmental stewardship, individual responsibility for making the world a better place, and increasing the awareness of God’s presence, love, and grace. She is an avid sportswoman, and along with her husband Bill and family, she takes outdoor vacations whenever possible. In 1999, during their kayaking trip to the Los Rios region of Southern Chile, tragedy struck when she drowned in the Rio Fuy.

Her book, To Heaven and Back, was published in 2012 and was a #1 New York Times Bestseller for many weeks.

Her second book, 7 Lessons From Heaven was released in September, 2017. 

 

See Dr. Neal’s web site here.