Top 20 Best Neurosurgeons in the World

The Brain is the supreme controlling unit of your body, responsible for your intellect, coordinated movement, speech , hearing and regulated the activity of your vital organs. Life threatening problems like brain tumors, loss/damage of brain cells, brain cancer, encephalitis and other age related problems like Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s interfere with the normal working schedule of your brain. Thus Choosing a qualified brain surgeon is the most critical step towards the treatment of any neurological disorder that is life threatening.

Below is a list of 20 top Neurosurgeons who are world renowned for specialized procedures and extremely high rates of success in performance.

1) Dr. Brian .T Andrews [voted one of the Best Doctors in America since 2007]

Place: California

Post: Chairman of the Department of Neurosciences at California Pacific Medical Center

Qualification: MD; medical training at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) where he also completed his internship and residency.

Specialist: brain and pituitary tumors

2) Dr. Lewis Z. Leng

Location: California ;California Pacific Medical Center

Qualification: MD; medical training at the University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine. He successfully completed his internship and residency at Weill Cornell Medical Center-New York Presbyterian Hospital and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York.

Specialist: brain tumor, endoscopic skull base and pituitary tumor, and intracranial aneurysm surgery.

3) Dr. Andrew C Kam

Location: Australia; Director of Spinal trauma at Westmead private hospital, Sydney

Qualifications: Completed his medical training in University Sydney. Internship ( 18 months)at Department of neurosurgery Stanford University Medical center, California

Specialist: Motion preservation Spinal surgery & invasive Spinal Surgery

4) Dr. Mohit Bhatt

Location: India; Kolilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Mumbai

Qualifications: MBBS, MD ( general Medicine), DM (Neuro)

Specialist: Movement Disorder & Deep Brain Stimulation

5) Dr. Abhay Kumar

Location: India; Kolilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital, Mumbai

Qualifications: MS (general surgery) DNB (general surgery) FRCS(general surgery) FRCS( neurology)

Specialist: Brain tumor surgery, minimal invasive spine surgery, Trigeminal neuralgia surgery, Stereo tactic radio surgery

6) Dr. Bernard Bendock

Location: Northwest community hospital, chichago

Qualifications: MD (neuro)

Specialist: Brain and nervous system cancer; gialomas, Medulloblastoma, chordoma

7) Dr. Sabatino Bianco

Location: Arlington, Texas

Qualifications: MD ( neuro) completed a neurosurgical residency program in Genoa, Italy. He attended the University of Naples Federico II medical school and graduated Summa Cum Laude.

Specialist: neuro surgery & neuro Endoscopy

8) Dr. Leonard I. Kranzler

Location: Chicago University

Qualifications: MD( Neuro)

Specialist: Brain and nervous system cancer

9) Dr. Shahzad Sham

Location: Lahore General Hospital,Pakistan

Qualifications: Neuro surgeon; MD

Specialist: Brain Meningiomas, tuberculomas, endoscopic neuro surgery, parkinsons

10) Dr. Hirofumi Nakatomi

Location: University of Tokyo; Japan

Qualifications: MD, PhD

Specialist: Acuostic neuroma surgery, skull base meningiona surgery

11) Dr. Abdul Karim Msaddi

Location: Neuro Spinal Hospital, Dubai (HOD of Neurosurgical unit)

Qualifications: MD

Specialist: Peripheral nerve, Spinal injury, Brain tumors

12) Dr. Nobuhito Saito

Location: Place University of Tokyo , Japan

Qualifications: MD, PhD

Specialist: Surgery of Cerebrovascular Disease

13) Dr.Prem Pillay

Location: Director, Spine and Pain Services, Singapore

Qualifications: MBBS(Singapore) FRCS(neurosurgery, Canada) FACS (USA)

Specialist: brain & Nerrosurgery

14) Dr. Peter Vajkoczy

Location: Director Berlin University; germany

Qualifications: MD

Specialist: Neuro surgeon

15) Dr. Richard Anderson

Place: New jersey (rated as America’s top doctor)

Qualification: MD

Specialist: Peripheral nerve surgery

16) Dr. Michael Kaiser

Location: Associate Director and Professor of Clinical neurological surgery, Columbia Medical center

Qualifications: MD

Specialist: spinal surgery

17) Dr. Philip Meyer

Location: Columbia University

Qualifications: MD, PhD

Specialist: Neuro radiology, stroke and cerebral surgery

18) Dr. Abdul Rahim

Location: Bangalore; india

Qualifications: MD

Specialist brain tumor

19) Dr. Neil Fedstein

Location: Columbia, new York


Specialist: Neuro surgeon

20) Dr. Venkato Balakrishnan

Location: Waikato Hospital, new Zealand

Qualifications: MD

Specialist: neurosurgery, brain tumors