Brain surgeons are experts in neurosurgery, a specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders or traumas that affect the brain and its related components, including the spinal cord. As with all doctors, they must go through many years of extensive training and practice to develop this expertise -- and are well compensated for their important work in society. After all, this is brain surgery.
Qualifications and Training
2016 Salary Information for Physicians and Surgeons
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