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 Suitland, MD has a population of approximately 86,514 people. There is 1 neurological surgeon near Suitland, which gives it a ratio of 1 neurological surgeon per 86,514 residents or a ratio of 1 neurological surgeon per 34,614 households. There are 34,614 households in Suitland.