Neeja V. Desai, MD

General: Adult Neurology


  • Medical School: Albany Medical College
  • Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Fellowship: Movement Disorders, University of Maryland

Locations: 1540 Sunday Drive, Raleigh NC 27607 | (919)782-3456

Dr. Desai was born in Pittsburgh, PA and raised in Orlando, FL. She received her undergraduate degree with a double major in biology and economics from Union College in Albany, New York in 2010.  She then earned her MBA in healthcare administration in 2011 and her MD in 2014 through a combined degree program with Union Graduate College and Albany Medical College. Dr. Desai completed an internship in internal medicine, followed by a residency in adult neurology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. She subsequently completed a fellowship in Movement Disorders at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, MD. She is board certified in neurology and joined Raleigh Neurology in 2019.