He also has expertise in the the medical and laser treatment of glaucoma. Dr. Mohammed is board-certified in Ophthalmology by the American
Board of Ophthalmology.
After matriculating at Virginia Commonwealth University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology (Summa cum laude), Dr. Mohammed completed his medical training and received his Medical Doctorate from the historic Medical College of Virginia. After a one year internship, he then went on to complete a three year residency in ophthalmology at the same institution. For the final phase of his formal training, Dr.Mohammed was accepted into and completed a year-long fellowship in glaucoma at the University of Pennsylvania’s prestigious Scheie Eye Institute.
Dr. Mohammed was born and raised in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. He has also practiced in Washington state and Nevada. After a brief return to the humidity and snow of his native Maryland, he is very happy to have returned to the sunny southwest and is proud to call New Mexico his home. He enjoys travel, fine dining, the study of ancient and military history, swimming, and exploring the outdoors with his wife.
Neal also has a very small psychotherapy practice in Silver City, having been trained in Gestalt Psychotherapy at the Gestalt Institute of Cleveland and travels to Peru regularly where he assists a Peruvian Ophthalmologist in a medical missionary organization.
Neal is married to Vicky Allen who works as a psychotherapist and Reiki Master in Silver City, and has a daughter, Abbey, who is finish her social work undergraduate degree at NMSU and is a drummer in a heavy metal band.
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