NeurosurgeryThis page contains recent news articles, when available, and an overview of Neurosurgery but does not offer medical advice. You should contact your physician with regard to any health issues or concerns.
Background information on Neurosurgery [When available]
Neurosurgery is the surgical discipline focused on treating those central and peripheral nervous system diseases amenable to mechanical intervention.
Neurosurgeons undergo a rigorous training program consisting of 6-7 years post-graduate study after medical school. This field of medicine is considered to be one of the most difficult and therefore one of the most prestigious.
Neurosurgical conditions include primarily brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerve disorders.
Conditions treated by neurosurgeons include:
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