Physician / Doctor, Stroke Neurologist Salary
A Physician / Doctor, Stroke Neurologist earns an average salary of $232,500 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
Job Description for Physician / Doctor, Stroke Neurologist
Stroke neurologists are responsible for evaluating and treating stroke patients. They must have strong organizational skills and be able to multitask on a variety of projects, as well as pay close attention to detail and follow strict patient safety and confidentiality protocols to avoid incidents. They also share patients' information with medical staff to gain better insight and provide solutions for patients, medicines, and surgeries.Read More...
Stroke neurologists are responsible for conducting blood and brain analyses to identify causes of patients' symptoms, and they participate in medical procedures to provide support to surgeons. They also research neurological procedures, analyze patients' results, and provide advice regarding the best treatment options. They typically work in a health organization setting and should work effectively in a team setting with other specialists, but also on their own with minimal supervision. They must analyze stroke victims to save lives and review medical conditions and backgrounds to identify genetic or lifestyle issues, and they also interact and coordinate with laboratory staff to receive updates. They must follow clinical procedures and speak with patients' families, as well as develop new strategies to treat stroke patients and build awareness in the public eye. They also participate in clinical research opportunities to find new cures for neurological problems and facilitate treatments using innovative technology devices.
A medical degree and neurology specialty are required for this position, and industry certifications are also beneficial.
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