Charles A. MacNeill, M.D.
Charles A. MacNeill, M.D., a founding partner of The Physicians Spine & Rehabilitation Specialists, practices in our Sandy Springs office. He received a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Eckerd College in 1968. He was named a Joseph Wharton Fellow for graduate study at the Wharton School of Finance, University of Pennsylvania, but these studies were interrupted by a four year enlistment in the U.S. Army, serving in Vietnam and at the National Security Agency (NSA). Dr. MacNeill was awarded two Bronze Stars during his tour as a Vietnamese linguist and cryptographer.
After the military, he undertook pre-med courses at Georgia Tech and then earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Emory University School of Medicine in 1977. He completed his residency in Anesthesiology at Emory and Grady Hospitals in 1980. You can read more about his academic journey here.
Dr. MacNeill is board certified in Anesthesiology and subspecialty board certified in Pain Medicine. He served on the faculty of the Emory School of Medicine as Assistant Clinical Professor of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. He was President of the Greater Atlanta Pain Society from 1999 to 2007 and served on the Board of Directors of the Southern Pain Society from 2004 through 2006.