How To Become A Neurosurgeon? Dr. Hompriya Issar


Dr. Hompriya Issar

A neurosurgeon is a medical expert who specializes in treating all kinds of nervous system-related disorders like the brain, spinal cord, and neck. The job description of a Neurosurgeon involves the treatment of patients suffering from cancer, benign tumors, pinched nerves, etc, which requires removal with the help of surgery. Robotic devices, special imaging equipment, and highly sophisticated cameras to check the position of the tumors or cancerous cells. Increased use of contaminated water and electronic devices like mobile phones or other gadgets emit dangerous UV rays has also increased patients suffering from tumors or cancer who will, in turn, require the medical assistance of a neurosurgeon thus increasing their demand in near future.

The nervous system includes all the sensitive parts, so the risk factor is high for the treatment, and the chance for making errors is zero. That’s why it is necessary for a neurosurgeon to have the excellent critical thinking, top surgical skills, optimal dexterity to perform complicated surgeries.

They should also possess manual dexterity and fine motor coordination which can be achieved by getting a specialized qualification. Dr. Hompriya Issar is one of the best Neurosurgeon in Greater Noida who is highly qualified and experienced in treating all kinds of Nervous system related disorders.

Eligibility criteria 

Aspiring candidates should possess 5.5 years of MBBS degree along with 2-3 years of M.S. (neurosurgery). It is mandatory to have these degrees. M.Ch (neurosurgery) is important if you want a super specialization in Neurosurgery.

How to Become a Neurosurgeon?

Interested candidates have to follow the below-given set of steps to become a neurosurgeon:

Step 1

Students who have opted for Physics, Chemistry and Biology in +2 as main subjects have to appear in a Medical Entrance Test to get admission in various medical institutions. The separate test is conducted by AIIMS, PGI GMCH, etc. You can appear for these exams in the month of May-June.

Step 2

After completion of a bachelor’s degree in any science course and 4.5 years of MBBS degree and 1 year and 6 months of compulsory training, you have to go M.S. (Neurosurgery). Aspiring MBBS Doctors are required to take the Post Graduate Medical Entrance Tests like All India Post Graduate Medical Entrance Exam and Medical Education and Research Entrance Exam. There are some institutions that provide admission on the basis of marks obtained in your MBBS degree and work experience.

Step 3

After the completion of an M.S. (Neurosurgery), the candidates have to enroll for M.Ch (Neurosurgery) which is a 5 years course for super specialization in Neurosurgery.

Step 4

After you have completed your three years of M.S. (Neurosurgery) course and got the requisite registration or in other words Medical license from the Medical Council of India. The growing Neurosurgeon can apply for jobs in reputed Government and private hospitals like AIIMS etc. You can also open your own Neurosurgery centers.

Career prospects for a Neurosurgeon

Due to the existing shortfall in the number of Neurosurgeons in comparison to the number of prospective patients, these experts are in high demand which is bound to increase in the coming future. So the prospects for aspiring Neurosurgeons are good in the coming future. 

Contact us if you are in need of a neurosurgeon consultant in Greater Noida or Noida.

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