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.

Read More

Filters:

  • Neurosurgery
Showing 1-20 of 224 results
Jul 21, 2017

Apply Now

Enterprise Medical Recruiting - GA

BC/BE Neurosurgeon needed in northwestern Georgia  This would be to join a hospital based Spine and Neurosurgery group.     The practice currently includes two neurosurgeons, one physiatrist, one anesthesia trained pain management physician and additional support staffShared call rotationAthena electronic medical recordsStrong compensation packaged and additional financial incentives including productivity...
Apply Now
Jul 24, 2017

Apply Now

Staff Care - Terre Haute, IN

Locum Tenens Neurosurgeon needed in Indiana for ongoing locums coverage. There will be 1:2 call. To find out more details, call a Staff Care recruiter today. A neurosurgeon (locum tenens) specializes in treating nervous system-related diseases through surgical procedures. They may perform operations to treat conditions such as neck and head...
Apply Now
Jul 23, 2017

Apply Now

Weatherby Healthcare - , NC

An exciting locum tenens neurosurgery physician assistant opportunity is now available in North Carolina. The shift times are from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m., and they are looking for four months of coverage with a possible extension. The PA will do admissions and discharges. The patient census will average 10 to 15...
Apply Now
Jul 23, 2017

Apply Now

Weatherby Healthcare - Greenville, NC

An exciting locum tenens neurosurgery nurse practitioner opportunity is now available in North Carolina. The shift times are from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m., and they are looking for four months of coverage with a possible extension. The NP will do admissions and discharges. The patient census will average 10 to 15...
Apply Now
Jul 21, 2017

Apply Now

Delta Locum Tenens - Alabama, AL

Physician - Neurological Surgeon Locums opportunity Physician - Neurological Surgeon Vacation CoveragePhysician - Neurological Surgeon Schedule: Noon Fri - 6A MondaysCall, Consults & Surgery, No clinicLevel 2 trauma center facility for Physician - Neurological SurgeonJune 23-25Physician - Neurological Surgeon Accommodations A++Rated Medical Malpractice Insurance providedFull Travel Accommodations 24 hr access...
Apply Now
Jul 21, 2017

Apply Now

Delta Locum Tenens - Wisconsin, WI

Coverage: One weekend a month Start: ASAP Trauma Level 3 All travel and lodging paid for!  
Apply Now
Jul 21, 2017

Apply Now

Delta Locum Tenens - Wisconsin, WI

Coverage: One weekend a month Start: ASAP Trauma Level 3 All travel and lodging paid for!  
Apply Now
Jul 21, 2017

Apply Now

Delta Locum Tenens - Alabama, AL

Physician - Neurological Surgeon Locums opportunity Physician - Neurological Surgeon Vacation CoveragePhysician - Neurological Surgeon Schedule: Noon Fri - 6A MondaysCall, Consults & Surgery, No clinicLevel 2 trauma center facility for Physician - Neurological SurgeonJune 23-25Physician - Neurological Surgeon Accommodations A++Rated Medical Malpractice Insurance providedFull Travel Accommodations 24 hr access...
Apply Now
Jul 23, 2017
Apply Now

Integrity Locums - MO

Locums Neurosurgery Need in Missouri Coverage dates: 8/1 - ongoing Group of 3 surgeons Office Monday to Friday and and shared 7 day call blocks 7-10 patients a call Call averages 1 admit a night All adult cases Level II trauma center ER Consults Industry leading compensation Weekly direct deposit A++ malpractice with...
Apply Now
Jul 23, 2017
Apply Now

Integrity Locums - MO

Locums Neurosurgery Need in Missouri Coverage dates: 8/1 - ongoing Group of 3 surgeons Office Monday to Friday and and shared 7 day call blocks 7-10 patients a call Call averages 1 admit a night All adult cases Level II trauma center ER Consults Industry leading compensation Weekly direct deposit A++ malpractice with...
Apply Now
Jul 23, 2017
Apply Now

Integrity Locums - NY

Locums Neurosurgery Coverage Needed in New York Coverage dates:4/1 - ongoing Schedule: round daily and 24 hour call, 7a-7a All general cases and level 3 trauma designation Open to schedule options, 10 to 12 days of coverage needed a month Cover 2 facilities in the same city Opening due to permanent needs EMR:...
Apply Now
Jul 23, 2017
Apply Now

Integrity Locums - NY

Locums Neurosurgery Coverage Needed in New York Coverage dates:4/1 - ongoing Schedule: round daily and 24 hour call, 7a-7a All general cases and level 3 trauma designation Open to schedule options, 10 to 12 days of coverage needed a month Cover 2 facilities in the same city Opening due to permanent needs EMR:...
Apply Now
Jul 23, 2017
Apply Now

Integrity Locums - IN

Locums Neurosurgery Position in Indiana Coverage dates: 6/16 @ 7am – 6/23/2017 @7am, 7/7 @ 7 am – 7/12/2017 @7am, 7/31/2017 @7am, 8/1 @ 7am – 10/1/2017 @7am clinic hours will be TBD Call is 1 in 2 on weeknights and weekends Work with 1 other Neurosurgeon Will do inpatient and outpatient 4 exam rooms and 1 procedure room Will handle ER...
Apply Now
Jul 23, 2017
Apply Now

Integrity Locums - IN

Locums Neurosurgery Position in Indiana Coverage dates: 6/16 @ 7am – 6/23/2017 @7am, 7/7 @ 7 am – 7/12/2017 @7am, 7/31/2017 @7am, 8/1 @ 7am – 10/1/2017 @7am clinic hours will be TBD Call is 1 in 2 on weeknights and weekends Work with 1 other Neurosurgeon Will do inpatient and outpatient 4 exam rooms and 1 procedure room Will handle ER...
Apply Now
Jul 23, 2017
Apply Now

All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Florida seeking reoccurring Neurosurgery locums coverage. Level II call coverage. Seeking Board Certified Neuro Surgeons that can cover ER call with In-Patient rounding responsibilities. This is a Level II Trauma Facility covering both spine and cranial cases. Great Daily rate with...
Apply Now
Jul 24, 2017

Apply Now

NEXTLocums - Greenville, NC

Excellent compensation * Travel expenses covered * 'A' rated malpractice insurance * Licensing and credentialing support * Weekly paychecks with Direct Deposit
Apply Now
Jul 24, 2017

Apply Now

NEXTLocums - Greenville, NC

Excellent compensation * Travel expenses covered * 'A' rated malpractice insurance * Licensing and credentialing support * Weekly paychecks with Direct Deposit
Apply Now
Jul 24, 2017

Apply Now

NEXTLocums - Greenville, NC

Excellent compensation * Travel expenses covered * 'A' rated malpractice insurance * Licensing and credentialing support * Weekly paychecks with Direct Deposit
Apply Now
Jul 24, 2017

Apply Now

NEXTLocums - Greenville, NC

Excellent compensation * Travel expenses covered * 'A' rated malpractice insurance * Licensing and credentialing support * Weekly paychecks with Direct Deposit
Apply Now
Jul 23, 2017
Apply Now

All Star Recruiting - , MI

Searching for a BE/BC Neurosurgery physician In Central Michigan to join 2 others in an already established practice. Surgical cases are performed at the local hospital with offices located on the hospital campus, making it convenient for both staff and patients alike. The ideal candidate will have excellent clinical and...
Apply Now
Page 1 of 12 | Next
Get Email Job Alerts
Based on this Search!

Get Alerts
You may unsubscribe at any time.

Advertise with Us