Career Questions tagged Neurosurgeon

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Benjamin V. Jul 29 97 views

I'm interested in becoming a surgeon, but I'm feeling a little intimidated by the intense hours required of surgical fellows. Is it possible to balance work life with a family life in this setting?

I am approaching my senior year of high school. I am planning to #major in #biology and continue on to get my MD. I am considering the possibility of becoming a #surgeon, but I want to have a better understanding of the #work-life balance of #surgical #fellows. #doctor #surgery #pediatrics...


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Benjamin V. Jul 29 50 views

I want to become a doctor. If I complete my undergraduate degree in three years, how should I make time to study for the MCAT?

I am approaching my senior year of high school. I am planning on acquiring an MD in a 7-year period. I am also considering the possibility of becoming a #surgeon. #doctor...


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Aileen H. Aug 20, 2018 228 views
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Hibba M. Aug 18, 2018 195 views

What Colleges are the most beneficial in the area of Neuro-Surgery?

Hi! I'm a 7th grader from Pikeville High School in Pikeville, KY.. I am presently participating in a S.T.E.M. Camp through the Verizon Innovations in Learning. We are discussing Career Choices. I would love to be a neurosurgeon, but I am not too sure about colleges for neurosurgery....

#surgeon #doctor #neurosurgeon #surgery

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Destiny W. Aug 14, 2018 249 views

What’s the best major to pursue in order to become a neurosurgeon

I have little guidance from family members due to their lack of knowledge about college, therefore I’d like to have a better idea of what I’m getting into. I’ve narrowed down the choices to cellular and molecular biology and biomedical sciences. Are either of these two good choices or no? If...

#neuroscience #doctor #field #medicine #majors #neurosurgeon #surgery

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Anna U. Jun 27, 2018 256 views

I want to become a neurosurgoen in the future

What advice can you give me to help me achieve my goals? Do you enjoy doing neurosurgery? What steps did you take to become a neurosurgeon? What are some challenges you faced along the way? How many years did it take you to get to where you are know? What collage did you go to? How did you pay...

#neurosurgery #hospital-and-healthcare #medicine #healthcare #neurosurgeon

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Danika B. Jun 27, 2018 250 views

Is a surgeon a good career to have?

I am really interested in being a surgeon. But you have to go to school for a long time. Is it worth all the time at school. Does it have good pay? #surgeon #surgery #medical-school #neurosurgeon #career...


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Maurice O. May 31, 2018 255 views
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Maurice O. May 31, 2018 241 views

Do the deaths that you cause and could have prevented as a neurosurgeon stay with you neurologically?

I am intending to become a neurosurgeon after i finish med school. But the thought of constantly being haunted by preventable deaths lingers in the back of my mind. #medicine...


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Ally H. Oct 24, 2016 495 views

What is the most important thing to know before becoming a surgeon?

I have wanted to be a doctor ever since I was four, and I am trying now to narrow down my field of interest. My little sister has had many surgeries in her lifetime, so I have had lots of exposure to the world of medicine. Therefore, I am examining the field of surgery and how that could fit...

#doctor #plastic-surgeon #cardiac-surgeon #surgeon #healthcare #neurosurgeon #hospital-and-health-care #general-surgery

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BrittanyOppNet2017 . Jan 19, 2012 13805 views

What are work hours like as a neurosurgeon?

A good answer will speak about general hours and also emergency calls. #neurosurgeon #medicine...


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Tyler D. Jul 11, 2015 2240 views

How do I get into an Ivy League college?

I'm moving in with my dad because my mom and her boyfriend don't have any room for me. The school where my dad lives is terrible. It's in the bottom 20 schools based on academics in my state. I'm not a rich person who was sent to a prep school. My mom is a nurse and my dad is a janitor. I told...

#college #doctor #dartmouth #hospital-and-health-care #medicine #neurosurgeon

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alyssa B. May 16, 2016 467 views

What should I expect going into medical school?

I would like to know what i can expect so that way i can properly learn how to handle it before i go. #pediatrician #neurosurgeon #plastic-surgeon #cardiologist #medicine #hospital-and-health-care...


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Desiree R. Feb 08, 2017 371 views

How much money will you make being a doctor?

My name is Desiree , I am 15 years old. My mom works at the hospital , I look up to her and want to do what she does. I would love to take care of people or be a pediatrician. #pediatrician #neurosurgeon #medical-assistant #dermatologist #epidemiologist #allergist...


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Kayla N. Feb 07, 2017 906 views

How to become a Neurosurgeon?

Okay so I have a question or multiple. I am very uneducated about all of this. I am already taking college classes now. Is there anyway I could just go straight into medical school? What is residency? If it is what I am thinking is there anyway to do reisdency in another state or do you have to...

#neuroscience #neurology #medicine #neurosurgeon #surgery

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Diepreye E. Dec 03, 2016 385 views
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Szatana J. May 16, 2016 494 views

Is it hard finding time for family and your own time when being a doctor?

One of my career choices is to be a doctor, specifically a neurosurgeon or neurologist. #doctor #pre-med #neurology...


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JULIUS K. Oct 18, 2015 777 views




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Almond J. Sep 02, 2015 2004 views

What challenges are present in the daily lives of neurosurgeons?

I am curious because I am interested in this career but I want to be prepared for the challenges that lie ahead, especially the challenges in the everyday lives of neurosurgeons so that I can get an insight into what my life would be like. #surgeon #neuroscience...


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Jamia J. Aug 22, 2015 796 views

For me to become a neurosurgeon, do I have to complete my residency ?

I am a senior in high school , and I want to become a neurosurgeon. I know that I have to do 4 years in college, and 4 years in medical school. What about the residency? What's the least amount of time can I do? #doctor #neurosurgeon...


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Bryan F. May 06, 2015 845 views

How do you become a successful brain surgeon?

I am putting this question because I would like to be a neurosurgeon. #medicine #university #surgery #phd #neurology...


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Paige B. Apr 08, 2014 28154 views

How many years and what classes do i have to take to be a successful neuroscientist ?

I'm a junior in high school and i'm really interested in neuroscience , but i don't know what i'd actually have to study and how long it would take to finish school or how many degrees i need #neuroscience #neurology...


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Breanna H. Mar 12, 2014 3516 views

Is becoming a neurosurgeon a wise decision and does it pay off in the long run?

I am interested in this career and I want to know if I am wasting my time.......


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Aisha C. Sep 09, 2012 2227 views

How hard is it to become an Neurosurgeon ?

I'm a sophomore in high school and i really want to be Neurosurgeon. #doctor...


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Aisha C. Sep 09, 2012 2626 views

Can you work anywhere in the world if your a neurosurgeon ?

Im a sophomore in High school that really wants to be a neurosurgeon. But i want to live in Africa one day. #doctor...


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Aisha C. Sep 09, 2012 1135 views

Is it hard to get a job after college when your a neurosurgeon ?

Im a sophomore in High school and i really want to be a neurosurgeon. #doctor...