Education & training
A neurosurgeon is a specialist that conducts the diagnosis, assessment and surgical management of disorders of the nervous system including tumours of the brain, spine and skull, trauma to the head and spinal cord, degenerative spinal conditions and prolapsed discs, cerebral (brain) aneurysms and strokes, epilepsy, infections, movement disorders such as Parkinson’s disease, certain psychiatric disorders, congenital conditions such as spina bifida, conditions that affect cerebro-spinal fluid flow such as hydrocephalus, pituitary tumours and neuroendocrine disorders.
- Practice name Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust - Queen's Medical Centre Campus
- Address Derby Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG7 2UH
- City Nottingham, Nottinghamshire