brain surgeon


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Synonyms for brain surgeon

someone who does surgery on the nervous system (especially the brain)

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No one says that to the brain surgeon. People assume he may have arrived on the planet with some useful predispositions that were subsequently developed, but those predispositions might equally well be applied in engineering or a biochemistry lab rather than to the manipulation of scalpels.
Those seats included Gabrielle Giffords', the Democratic congresswoman who survived the shooting, thanks in part to the skill of a brain surgeon. Also cited was a Palin slogan: "Common-sense conservatives of America, don't retreat...
You don't have to be a brain surgeon to work that one out.
A prominent German brain surgeon arrived here on Sunday to perform a number of critical operations at Jaber Al-Ahmad Armed Forces Hospital.The visit of the professor, Yohan Shrem, comes within the medical cooperation agreement signed between the Kuwaiti Army and the School of Medicine at the University of Bonn, with the aim to upgrade the level of health services presented for ministry personnel.The visit will also include coordination efforts related to healthcare services and training with the aim to provide the country with competent clinical instructors.
"In blonde world whether you're a brain surgeon, a lap dancer or an oligarch's wife, it's all the same" - Mariella Frostrup, complaining about 'blonde prejudice'.
Brain surgeons can spend hours in surgery, so you must be physically fit and have good mental stamina.
Meanwhile a Japanese TV station showed pictures of what it said was a French brain surgeon recruited by Kim's eldest son to travel to North Korea to treat his father
It does not need a brain surgeon to realise that when there are medical jobs going begging and qualified people ready and willing to fill them, the two should be put together.
Vanessa Cole is the stunning debutante daughter of the famous brain surgeon Carter Cole.
Tory Dobrin, the artistic director of the Troeks, once worked for a theatrical manager and found out that understanding what presenters and audiences want doesn't require a brain surgeon's skill.
Written by Vivekanand Palavali, MD, A Mindful Life: A Brain Surgeon's Personal Experiences and Philosophical Reflections on Living Life Fully is a profound memoir written by a medical expert who deals with the realities of life and death every day.
***1/2 Another Day in the Frontal Lobe A Brain Surgeon Exposes Life on the Inside By Katrina Firlik
If we accept egalitarianism at face value, we can conclude, all other things being equal, individuals with an IQ of 70 have the same chance of being a brain surgeon as individuals with an IQ of 149.
It doesn't take a rocket scientist or a brain surgeon to recognize that the word "forced" in FFT means just that--the prospect did not ask for the issues.