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What is the difference between a neurologist and a neurosurgeon?

Both neurologists and neurosurgeons have training in the disorders of the brain. Watch Carrie Stafstrom, director of orthopedics and neuroscience at Los Robles Hospital & Medical Center, describe the difference between these two positions.

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