is Neurological Surgery?
surgery is a discipline of medicine and that specialty of surgery
nonoperative management (i.e., prevention, diagnosis,
evaluation, treatment, critical care, and rehabilitation) of
of the central, peripheral, and autonomic nervous systems,
their supporting structures and vascular supply.
the evaluation and
treatment of pathological processes which modify
the function or activity of the nervous system, including the pituitary
the operative and
nonoperative management of pain.
As such, neurological surgery
treatment of adult and pediatric patients with:
of the nervous system
of the brain, meninges, and skull, and their blood supply, including
extracranial carotid and vertebral arteries
of the pituitary gland
of the spinal cord, meninges, and vertebral column, including those
may require treatment by spinal fusion or instrumentation
of the cranial and spinal nerves throughout their distribution
James B. Macon, M.D.
Future NeuroSpine, Inc.
332 Washington St. Suite 205
Wellesley, MA 02481