Neurosurgery Locum Tenens 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

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<li>Discuss outcomes and potential courses of action with patients, and assist them in the decision-making process.</li>

<li>Perform surgical procedures, both exploratory and for treatment.</li>

<li>Document and track all treatments, diagnoses, medications, and other health data.</li>

<li>Interview patients, evaluate test results, and diagnose conditions or the absence of conditions.</li>

<li>Teach medical students and supervise residents.</li>

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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is working with a Hospital in Connecticut seeking Neurosurgical Locums coverage. This is a need calls for coverage over the next several month’s. The need can consist of Weekend Call, Weekday Clinic hours followed by ER Call rotated with their attending Neurosurgeons on weeknights and weekends...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is working with a facility in Florida in need of a Neurosurgeon or Endovascular surgeon for full-time locums coverage. You must be comfortable with clipping and coiling aneurysms. This need begins in August 2018 and candidates must be Board Certified. Need Coverage to support Comprehensive Stroke Required BC ...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , VA

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Virginia that is looking for a board certified/ eligible neurosurgeon for ongoing locums coverage.  This will be a full time locums position that will last for an extended period and could mature into a perm position if a rapport is built...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Florida actively searching for BE/BC Neurosurgeons for 3 to 10 day assignments. This is an all ER Call need with In-Patient rounding responsibilities. The ER is designated as a Level II Trauma Facility covering both Spine and Cranial cases. During your assignment...
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Barton Associates - KY

A Kentucky-based hospital is in need of a neurological surgeon who can provide locum tenens coverage for five days beginning in early May with a high chance of extension for three months. On a typical day, the locum tenens physician can expect to see adult patients for a variety of...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Florida actively searching for BE/BC Neurosurgeons for one to two weeks a month. This is an all ER Call need with In-Patient rounding responsibilities. The ER is designated as a Level II Trauma Facility covering both Spine and Cranial cases....
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Apr 18, 2019
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Barton Associates - IL

A medical group located in Illinois is seeking a neurological surgeon who can provide locum tenens coverage for approximately six months beginning in early June with a possible extension. On a typical day, the provider can expect to see adult patients for basic stroke center cases. The locum tenens physician...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , MA

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Massachusetts seeking Neurosurgical Spine Locums coverage for a 3 month period, possibly longer. The coverage is for a Massachusetts based Trauma Center covering both Clinic M-F with blocked OR time along with shared ER Call coverage in the evenings and weekends. The...
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All Star Recruiting - , TX

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a Texas based Hospital seeking weekend ER Call coverage. 1 to 2 weekends a month ER Call with light inpatient rounding Level 3+ Trauma Midlevel support Ongoing need All Star Recruiting Benefits for all of our Locums Jobs: All Star Recruiting will be paying you a competitive...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Florida actively searching for BE/BC Neurosurgeons for 3 to 10 day assignments. This is an all ER Call need with In-Patient rounding responsibilities. The ER is designated as a Level II Trauma Facility covering both Spine and Cranial cases. During your assignment...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , AL

All Star Recruiting is working with a Hospital in Alabama that is seeking Neurosurgery locums coverage beginning late November. This is an ongoing call coverage need that will continue through the beginning of 2018. They're ideally interested in two providers that would be interested in rotating 1 week on 1 week off. Coverage...
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All Star Recruiting - , IN

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Indiana seeking Neurosurgical ER Call coverage at a Level II facility that allows for a quick temporary License. This ER Call coverage consists of both Cranial and Spine cases along with some in-patient rounding. We have specific dates the facility is...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , MO

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in a metro area in Missouri searching for a Neurosurgeon needed for locums coverage for sporadic days in June/ July and beyond. Candidates must have coiling experience and comfortable and experienced in Stroke care. The facility would prefer a MO Licensed candidate...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , TN

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a Tennessee based Hospital seeking weekend Neurosurgery locums coverage starting in 2019. 1 to 2 weekends a month Friday 7a- Monday 7a Covering both Cranial and Spine cases Beginning January 2019  Low to Moderate Volume Ongoing need All Star Recruiting Benefits for all of our Locums Jobs: All...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Florida actively searching for Neurosurgical Locums coverage over the next several months. This need consists of ER Call coverage with the facility being open to scheduling options you may be able to provide. Ideally the facility will like to see 5 to 10...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , MO

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in a metropolitan area of Missouri seeking a Neurosurgeon comfortable with coiling for a Locums assignments. This need will consist of week blocks M-F with weekend ER Call, hours will be 8-4:30 M-F with evening ER Call and weekend 24 Hour Call. Once...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , MA

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Massachusetts seeking Neurosurgical Spine Locums coverage for a 3 month period, possibly longer. The coverage is for a Massachusetts based Trauma Center covering both Clinic M-F with blocked OR time along with shared ER Call coverage in the evenings and weekends. The...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , NJ

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in New Jersey seeking a BE/BC Neurosurgeon preferably with an Endovascular Fellowship or good comfort and experience with Endovascular cases.  This need consists of weekend ER Call for the Endovascular service line Friday to Monday morning 7am.  This need...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , NJ

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in New Jersey seeking a BE/BC Neurosurgeon preferably with an Endovascular Fellowship or good comfort and experience with Endovascular cases.  This need consists of weekend ER Call for the Endovascular service line Friday to Monday morning 7am.  This need...
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Apr 18, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , MO

All Star Recruiting is working with a facility in Missouri in need of a Neurosurgeon or Endovascular Neurosurgeon for some locums coverage help. This need consists of ER Call Coverage and you must be comfortable with coiling aneurysms. More Details listed below: Board Certified or Board Eligible  Level 1 Trauma Facility ...
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