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neurosurgeon

 [noor″o-ser´jun]
a physician who specializes in neurosurgery.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

neu·ro·sur·geon

(nū'rō-sŭr'jŭn),
A surgeon specializing in operations on the brain, spinal cord, spinal column, and peripheral nerves.
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neurosurgeon

A surgeon specialised in managing diseases of the brain, spine and peripheral nerves.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

neurosurgeon

A surgeon specialized in managing diseases of the brain, spine and peripheral nerves Meat & potatoes diseases Brain tumors, spinal cord disease Salary $245K + 15% bonus. See Critical care neurosurgeon.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

neu·ro·sur·geon

(nūr'ō-sŭr'jŭn)
A surgeon specializing in operations on the nervous system.
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He added, 'We want next generation of neurosurgeons to come from this facility which can be made a centre for excellence.'
Gehrig said Mercy has tried to hire neurosurgeons "for a long time," but it couldn't find top candidates willing to come to Sebastian County.
Ratel emphasizes the need for more Liberians to be trained as neurosurgeons so as to inspire more people to come and help the country.
He inspired a generation of paediatric neurosurgeons in Africa, including myself, Tony Figaji, Llewellyn Padayachy and Nico Enslin in South Africa, John Mugamba, Peter Ssenyonga and Emmanuel Wegoye from Uganda and Kachinga Sichizya from Zambia.
But the researchers warned other neurosurgeons of new forms of spinal injuries, as dancers follow Jackson's example and attempt "to jump higher, stretch further, and turn faster than ever before."
Modus V enables neurosurgeons to perform delicate brain surgery with much more precision, potentially allowing for less-invasive procedures that lead to quicker recovery times and reduced complications, said Michael Schulder, MD, director of the Brain Tumor Center at Northwell Health's Neuroscience Institute, and the leader of the Synaptive Technology project at NSUH.
On Saturday, Master's degree students known as registrars working at KNH demanded that the consultant who oversaw the operation also be suspended for his role in the botched operation.The registrars claim that their colleague, the neurosurgeon student who conducted the surgery, was unfairly victimised and that his suspension be lifted unconditionally as the hospital sorts out its system failures.
Dr Mohammad Abdul Aziz Sultan Al Olama, consultant neurosurgeon at the Rashid Hospital told Gulf News, that the surgery was conducted on a 61-year-old Indian expatriate Selvaraj in the first week of May and lasted nearly six hours.
Both a neurologist and a neurosurgeon look after patients with conditions affecting the brain, the spinal cord and the nerves that supply muscles and detect sensations.
Dubai: A neurosurgeon, who was fined Dh5,000 for causing a businesswoman incessant pain in her spine following an alleged botched surgery, is seeking to clear his name before the Dubai Appeals Court.