neurosurgeon neurosurgeon  /ˈnʊ roʊ ˌsɜr dʒən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who does surgery on the nervous system (especially the brain)

Usage(s):

  1. I met a neurosurgeon who took me under his wing for two years.
  2. You can be a licensed, practicing neurosurgeon without ever passing the boards.
  3. As a neurosurgeon, I spend more than half my time helping patients cope with a surprisingly unremarkable problem: back pain.

News

  1. A.J. Foyt skips Milwaukee with leg pain

    WEST ALLIS, WIS. (AP) - A.J. Foyt is skipping Saturday's race at the Milwaukee Mile because of pain in his leg. The owner of A.J. Foyt Racing is scheduled to meet with a neurosurgeon in Texas because of the pain. The 78-year-old Foyt had missed three previous races this season because of ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Washington Times

  2. LATEST NEWS

    WEST ALLIS, Wis. (AP) — A.J. Foyt is skipping Saturday's race at the Milwaukee Mile because of pain in his leg. The owner of A.J. Foyt Racing is scheduled to meet with a neurosurgeon in Texas because of the pain.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Connecticut Post

  3. Dr. Sanjay Gupta Will Give Lecture in Little Rock

    Award-winning neurosurgeon/reporter will discuss media and medicine at the Clinton Center.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: FOX 16 Little Rock

Quotes

  1. "I knew going into this stretch that it was going to be rigorous, and I had no idea how my body would react so quickly after surgery," Norman said. "In conference with my neurosurgeon and physical therapist, they both believe I simply played...
    on Aug 9, 2005 By: Greg Norman Source: USA Today

  2. "They did not think he was fit to fight," Green told Radio 6PR. "They've gone against the advice from a top neurosurgeon in the country."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Danny Green Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "I will be seeing a neurosurgeon in Bath on Tuesday," said Lipman, who won the last of his 10 England caps against New Zealand in November. "You can't put a time limit on it, but you cannot play when you are not 100 per cent."
    on Feb 23, 2009 By: Michael Lipman Source: Irish Times

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