A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.
In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, these doctors also treat disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
Neurological surgeons perform surgical procedures on the brain, such as stereotactic surgery, microsurgery, endoscopic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, and endovascular image guided methods.
The area of Nokomis, FL has a population of approximately 48,735 people. There is 1 neurological surgeon near Nokomis, which gives it a ratio of 1 neurological surgeon per 48,735 residents or a ratio of 1 neurological surgeon per 24,138 households. There are 24,138 households in Nokomis.