Dr. Donaldson came to Community Health Network from the Arnett Clinic in Lafayette, Indiana, where she practiced for more than five years. She earned her doctorate in medicine (M.D.) and completed her neurological surgery residency at Indiana University School of Medicine. Originally from Winter Park, Florida, Dr. Donaldson received a bachelor degree in chemistry from Hollins College in Roanoke, Virginia.
She is a member of many professional organizations including the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Alpha Omega Alpha, Phi Beta Kappa, and the American Medical Association. Her specialty areas of interest include surgical management of complex spinal disorders, neoplasms of the brain and spine, trigeminal neuralgia, hydrocephalus and peripheral nerve entrapment.
In her time off, Dr. Donaldson enjoys spending time with her husband, playing piano and bass, and competing in equestrian show jumping events.
Dr. Donaldson was a featured neurosurgeon in the 2010 Indianapolis Monthly "Top Doctors" listing of the area's leading physicians.