- someone who does surgery on the nervous system (especially the brain)
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A doctor who specialises in surgery on the nervous system.
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A doctor who specializes in surgery on the brain, spine and other parts of the nervous system.
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Neurosurgeon: A physician trained in surgery of the nervous system and who specializes in surgery on the brain and other parts of the nervous system. Sometimes called a 'brain surgeon.'
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A medically qualified specialist in surgery who has subspecialised in the surgery of the brain, spinal cord and other nervous tissue. Some neurosurgeons also practise neurology because specialists in that field are rare. ... (16 Dec 1997) ...
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brain surgeon noun
someone who does surgery on the nervous system (especially the brain)
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(noor″o-sur´jәn) a physician who specializes in neurosurgery.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: nū′rō-sŭr′jŭn Definitions: 1. A surgeon specializing in operations on the brain, spinal cord, spinal column, and peripheral nerves.
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A neurosurgeon is a Medical Doctor or Doctor of Osteopathy who has completed a five or six-year residency that focuses on the surgical treatment of patients with neurological conditions. A neurosurgeon is trained in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the brain, spine, spinal cord, nerves, intracranial and intraspinal vasculature. A neurosu
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A doctor who specializes in surgery on the brain, spine, and other parts of the nervous system.
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