Books by Katrina Firlik

Katrina S. Firlik, M.D. is a neurosurgeon who practices in Greenwich, Connecticut. She specializes in brain and spine surgery. She completed her residency at the University of Pittsburgh and did a fellowship in epilepsy surgery at Yale University. Dr. Fir

Released: May 9, 2006

"While not rich in the sort of raw humor, pathos, embarrassments or revelatory moments that characterize so many med-school memoirs, this provides an abundance of information helpful to anyone contemplating a career in neurosurgery."
A straightforward, somewhat impersonal account of becoming a neurosurgeon, fleshed out with observations on ethical issues and predictions about possible future advances in the field. Read full book review >