Neurosurgery Physician Jobs

A neurosurgeon focuses on the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of nervous system disorders. The nervous system consists of the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and the cerebrovascular system. When a problem occurs, surgery is used to correct neurological problems.

Education

To work as a neurosurgeon, one must complete four years of an undergraduate education, typically in biology or related field, four years of medical school, and seven years of residency work.

Salary and Work

The median salary for a Neurosurgeon is $393,070, which varies based on location and experience. Although the salary is generous, neurosurgeons can be called upon day or night and may work upwards of 60 hours per week. Neurosurgeons work in a variety of practice settings ranging from general surgery to specialty practices like pediatrics, spine, tumor, and skull base. 

In addition to expertise in the operating room, a neurosurgeon must console the emotional needs of patients and family members, especially among those suffering from brain disorders. Patience and understanding are critical skills to have while in this position.

Personality

Those who work in neurosurgery must be confident, considering they must make patients and loved ones feel like they are in good hands.

Neurosurgeon Tasks
  • Discuss outcomes and potential courses of action with patients, and assist them in the decision-making process.
  • Perform surgical procedures, both exploratory and for treatment.
  • Document and track all treatments, diagnoses, medications, and other health data.
  • Interview patients, evaluate test results, and diagnose conditions or the absence of conditions.
  • Teach medical students and supervise residents.

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Jul 12, 2019

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Delta Locum Tenens - Nebraska, NE

DATES NEEDED Pediatric Neurosurgery (PEDNS) As soon as Credentialed 5-10 days a month ongoing POSITION DETAILS Pediatric Neurosurgery (PEDNS) Long Term option through 2019 & 2020 24-hr call Leading Children’s Hospital in Nebraska Will License!! Pediatric Neurosurgery (PEDNS) BENEFITS Pediatric Neurosurgery (PEDNS) A++ Malpractice Insurance covered Full travel accommodations provided...
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Jul 12, 2019

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Delta Locum Tenens - California, CA

DATES NEEDED Surgery - Neurosurgery (NS) 1 week/Month starting in November POSITION DETAILS Surgery - Neurosurgery (NS) Northern California Location Mon-Sun 24-hr call coverage Emergency surgeries, consults in the hospital Average of 1 to 2 emergency surgeries per week Inpatient only Adult patients only No clinic follow ups necessary Surgery - Neurosurgery (...
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - , PA

We are currently helping a facility in Pennsylvania that is in need of a neurosurgeon to assist with locum tenens coverage. As the covering physician, you will need to be board certified or board eligible with an active PA state license. The assignment requirements include crania, spine, and general neurosurgery....
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - , IA

A hospital in Iowa seeks a locum tenens neurosurgeon to provide coverage. The assignment schedule consists of call. The facility uses Epic EMR system. The ideal candidate has an active IA state license and is board certified or board eligible. Locum tenens physicians will help solve the demand challenges facing...
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - Green Bay, WI

We are providing locum tenens staffing assistance to a Wisconsin-based hospital that is currently seeking a neurosurgeon to assist with temporary coverage. You must be board certified or board eligible. Ideally, you will be comfortable with Epic EMR. CompHealth can assist physicians who do not have a WI state license...
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - Hillsboro, OR

An Oregon-based facility is currently seeking a temporary neurosurgery physician assistant. Assignment schedule is Monday-Friday, full-time. Covering physician assistant must have ACLS and BLS certifications. Assignment requirements include new patient consults, pre-op consults, post-surgical follow up, and will be assisting in the OR. CompHealth is a national leader in healthcare...
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Jul 15, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , NC

Neurosurgery position within an hour from Raleigh JOB ID# 36851 Position Details:  BC/BE Neurosurgeon General procedures with the opportunity to specialize in pain (with a variety of therapies offered), endovascular, kyphoplasty, and spine Develop and grow the team Clinic hours are Mon - Thurs, 8:00 am -5:00 pm and Friday, 8:00 am...
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Jul 9, 2019

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Medicus Healthcare Solutions - Southwestern, ME

Medicus Healthcare Solutions is looking for a BC/BE Neurosurgeon to provide coverage for a facility in Maine. If you do not currently have a ME license but are interested, please contact us, and we can facilitate this process for you. Opportunity Highlights:• 40-hour work week with 1:3 call requirements&...
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - , NY

A facility located in New York is seeking a neurosurgeon to help with locum tenens coverage. The candidate must be board certified or board eligible. The facility uses Soarian EMR. The schedule is full-time coverage, and the physician will see 15 - 20 patients per day. For this assignment, you need to...
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - Greater New York City, NY

A growing private practice in New York is looking to hire an additional neurosurgeon. The group needs assistance with the high demand from the community. You will work a shared 1:6 call schedule and can expect to see 20-25 patients per day on average. This is a general neurosurgery practice with...
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - Rochester Hills, MI

A Michigan facility is in need of a locum tenens neurosurgeon to assist with their growing program while they recruit a permanent provider. The Schedule is 8 hours per day, no call. The ideal physician has completed a spine fellowship. CompHealth can help physicians who don't have a MI license obtain...
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - Albuquerque, NM

A neurosurgeon is needed at a hospital in New Mexico. The new physician will be expected to fill the clinics very early on due to tremendous referral base. The call will be 1:4 to 1:5 with available locum coverage. There will be no trauma call. There will be dedicated OR block time...
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - Cincinnati, OH

A new neurosurgeon opportunity is now available in Ohio. They are looking for someone to start in 2020. You will see 80 percent spine and 20 percent cranial cases. You will also be joining two other neurosurgeons. There is an exceptional RN on staff that works directly with the neurosurgeons and that will...
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - Memphis, TN

A neuro/endovascular surgeon position is available at a hospital in Tennessee. The facility needs a physician to take over for a retiring physician. OR time and clinic time will be based on the needs and referrals. You will work out of two hospitals that are nearby to each other....
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - Metro, MI

An opportunity exists for a neurosurgeon to join a dynamic surgery group in Michigan. The physician will be employed with a practice working out of one large medical center. The facility needs assistance with a growing a practice. There will be a 1:5 call schedule. They use the da Vinci Robotic...
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Jul 4, 2019

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Fidelis Partners - Boston, MA

Neurological Surgery – Boston MetroJoin a Private PracticeCompetitive Base Salary with Partnership OptionsJoin one of the busiest private neuroscience practices in the Boston Metropolitan area.  The upcoming retirement of a neurosurgeon who has practiced in the community for decades has created an opening to join an established private practice.&...
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - Fayetteville, NC

A new neurosurgery physician opportunity is now available in North Carolina at a group practice. They are seeking an enthusiastic board certified or board eligible physician that has demonstrated skill and interest in spine cases to increase volume and growth to the team. There are currently have three neurosurgeons that...
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - Springfield, MO

There is a new locum tenens neurosurgeon opportunity now available in Missouri. You must be comfortable with endovascular procedures. Your assignment schedule will be 24-hour coverage 1 - 2 weeks per month. The electronic medical record system is Epic. As the covering physician, you must be board certified with ACLS certification. CompHealth...
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - , CA

We are assisting a California-based facility that is currently seeking a locum tenens neurosurgeon. The assignment schedule is call coverage one week per month, and you will see 1 - 2 emergency cases per week. As the covering physician, you must be board certified and have an active CA state license. If...
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Jul 15, 2019

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CompHealth - Springfield, MO

A Missouri-based hospital is currently seeking a locum tenens neurosurgery physician. The assignment schedule is 24-hour call. The incoming physician must be board certified and have ACLS certification. The scope of this position includes endovascular neurosurgery cases. The facility's EMR is Epic. For this assignment, you need to have an...
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