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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Sep 20, 2019

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NEXTLocums - Greenville, SC

An esteemed Private Practice in Greenville, SC is looking for a best in class Locums MD for a Neurosurgery Vascular Surgery assignment. Quick Facts: Specialty(s): Neurosurgery Vascular Surgery; Facility Type: Private Practice; Location: Greenville, SC. Job Description: They MUST have an open cerebrovascular fellowship and an endovascular fellowship and...
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Sep 20, 2019

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NEXTLocums - Munster, IN

An esteemed Private Practice in Munster, IN is looking for a best in class Permanent MD for a Neurosurgery assignment. Quick Facts: Specialty(s): Neurosurgery ; Facility Type: Private Practice; Location: Munster, IN. Job Description: ; Requirements: BC/BE: BC/BE
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Sep 19, 2019

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CompHealth - , PA

An exciting locum tenens neurosurgery opportunity is now available in Pennsylvania. The ideal physician has an active PA state license. The assignment schedule is 24-hour coverage. The covering physician must be board certified. At CompHealth, we work with thousands of respected healthcare facilities nationwide, enabling us to find the best...
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Sep 20, 2019

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Delta Locum Tenens - Alabama, AL

COVERAGE REQUIREMENTS Surgery - Neurosurgery (NS) October 11 6am - October 15 6am Sporadic Vacation coverage throughout year POSITION DETAILS Surgery - Neurosurgery (NS) Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center 24-Hour Call Coverage Neuro-endovascular trained Clot Removals Average 2-4 consults per day Southern Alabama location Surgery - Neurosurgery (NS)...
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Sep 17, 2019

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CompHealth - Princeton, NJ

We are currently helping a facility in New Jersey that is in need of a neurosurgeon to assist with locum tenens coverage. Your assignment schedule will be one weekend per month with call, and you will see 1 - 2 cases per weekend. As the covering physician, you will need to be...
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Sep 20, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , MS

All Star Recruiting is contracted with an Mississippi based Hospital seeking a Neurosurgeon for a Locum to Permanent Opportunity  Board Certified Locum to Permanent opportunity  Clinic/OR/Call  November, ongoing  All Star Recruiting Benefits for all of our Locums Jobs: All Star Recruiting will be paying you a competitive daily...
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Sep 20, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , MS

All Star Recruiting is contracted with an Mississippi based Hospital seeking a Neurosurgeon for a Locum to Permanent Opportunity  Board Certified Locum to Permanent opportunity  Clinic/OR/Call  November, ongoing  All Star Recruiting Benefits for all of our Locums Jobs: All Star Recruiting will be paying you a competitive daily...
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Sep 17, 2019

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Medicus Healthcare Solutions - northwestern, WA

Medicus Healthcare Solutions is looking for a Neurosurgeon to provide urgent coverage for a facility in northwestern Washington. If you do not currently have a WA license but are interested, Medicus will cover the cost and facilitate the expedited licensing process. Summary:- Capable of taking Interventional, Neurosurgery & Stroke...
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Sep 20, 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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Sep 20, 2019

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CompHealth - , IL

An established facility in Illinois is currently in search of a neurosurgeon for locum tenens assistance. The covering physician must be comfortable with endovascular neurosurgery. The assignment schedule is 1 - 2 weekends per month. The incoming physician must be board certified or board eligible. Physicians who don't have an IL state...
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Sep 20, 2019

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CompHealth - Northern New Mexico, NM

CompHealth is currently assisting a hospital in New Mexico with their search for a neurosurgeon. The schedule is Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm with a 1:3 call rotation and neurosurgeon will handle 180 - 250 cases per year. You will work with a great group of neurosurgeons and physiatrists. You must...
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Sep 20, 2019

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CompHealth - , MA

An exciting locum tenens neurosurgeon opportunity is now available in Massachusetts. The ideal has an active MA state license. The assignment schedule will be one weekend per month, and you will see 4 - 6 procedures per day. The facility uses Cerner EMR. The covering physician must be board certified and have...
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Sep 20, 2019

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CompHealth - Round Rock, TX

A Texas-based facility is currently seeking a neurosurgeon to assist with locum tenens coverage. The assignment schedule is 24-hour call, and you will see 10 - 15 patients per day. The covering physician must be board certified and have current ATLS certification. The assignment requirements include cranial and spine procedures. You will...
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Sep 20, 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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Sep 20, 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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Sep 20, 2019

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CompHealth - Southern Florida, FL

A hospital located in Florida is seeking an endovascular neurosurgeon to join their team. You will be joining a busy practice with another endovascular neurosurgeon. Applicants are required to be board certified or board eligible and willing to do some general neurosurgery. A FL license will be required, and the...
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Sep 20, 2019

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CompHealth - Jackson, TN

This hospital employed position is conveniently located in West Tennessee where the amenities are in abundance. Join 2 other neurosurgeons and 7 neurologists in this well run practice. This opportunity also offers student loan repayment, relocation, vacation, CME, benefits, and paid malpractice. Tennessee offers no state income tax. Please send your CV...
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Sep 20, 2019

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CompHealth - , MN

We are helping an established facility in Minnesota that is currently in search of a neurosurgeon for locum tenens assistance. As the covering physician, you should be comfortable with trauma cases. Your schedule will consist of call coverage and you will see 15 - 20 patients per day. You should be board...
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Sep 20, 2019

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CompHealth - Fenton, MO

We are currently helping a facility in Missouri that is in need of a neurosurgeon to assist with locum tenens coverage. You can expect to see 80 - 100 consults per week. As the covering physician, you will need to be board certified. The covering physician must have a MO state medical...
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Sep 20, 2019

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CompHealth - Corvallis, OR

An Oregon-based facility is currently seeking a neurosurgeon to assist with locum tenens coverage. The schedule is 24-hour call and you will see 2 - 3 surgeries per day. The covering physician must be board certified or board eligible with ACLS certification. For this position, you need to have an active OR...
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