neurosurgery neurosurgery  /ˌnʊ roʊ ˈsɜr dʒə ri/

Definition(s):

  • (n) any surgery that involves the nervous system (brain or spinal cord or peripheral nerves)

Usage(s):

  1. Is currently a practicing neurosurgeon at two Atlanta hospitals and an assistant professor of neurosurgery at Emory University School of Medicine.
  2. Ashley's brain tumor required chemotherapy before neurosurgery, but she too has recovered well.
  3. In addition to his duties on air, Gupta holds a faculty position in neurosurgery at Emory University, where he continues to perform surgery a few times a week.

News

  1. Phoenix Children's Hospital ranked among best in nation

    Phoenix Children's Hospital was recently ranked as one of the top children's hospitals in the country in five categories: Cardiology and Heart Surgery, Neonatology, Nephrology, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Urology.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KTAR 92.3 Phoenix

  2. U.S.News & World Report: Children’s National Medical Center Again Ranked Among Best Children’s Hospitals

    For the third year in a row, Children’s National Medical Center is ranked among America’s best pediatric institutions by U.S.News & World Report. In neonatology, neurology & neurosurgery, and urology, Children’s National ranked among the top 10 pediatric institutions. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10821435.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Middle Georgia Medical Associates adds three specialists

    Middle Georgia Medical Associates (MMA) in Greensboro recently added specialists in neurology and neurosurgery to its physician services, allowing area residents to receive advanced outpatient neuroscience physician care without driving to Athens, Atlanta or Augusta.Specialists joining the rotating staff include Angela McSwain, a board-certified neurologist practicing with St. Mary's ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Athens Banner-Herald

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Quotes

  1. "As a specialist in cerebrovascular neurosurgery, I am particularly pleased that we will be able to install the first Leksell Gamma Knife in Australia and thus be able to offer a non-invasive alternative for patients with vascular malformations,...
    on May 2, 2008 By: Michael Morgan Source: Business Wire (press release)

  2. Mrs Hart said: "I can give the firm commitment that neurosurgery will remain in Swansea."
    on Jul 6, 2007 By: Edwina Hart Source: South Wales Evening Post

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