After graduating from the Faculty of Medicine in 2010, he completed his specialization in the Department of Neurosurgery at Ege University Faculty of Medicine between 2012-2017. He is a member of the Turkish Neurosurgery Association and the Nervous System Surgery Association. Oral and written presentations made at national and international meetings; There are articles published in journals, compilations and translations written in various journals and books. Between 2015 and 2016, he continued his education as a research assistant in the Department of Head Base and Vascular Surgery at the University of Wisconsin, Department of Neurosurgery. In 2017, he received training in the Department of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery and Gamma-Knife at the Cleveland Clinic, USA. Married and father of one child, Opr. Dr. Rauf Nasirov is fluent in English and Russian. Areas of interest: Spine Surgery Removal of Spinal Cord Stenosis with Screw and Screwless Method Microscopic and Endoscopic (Closed Method) Lumbar Hernia Surgery Microscopic and Endoscopic (Closed Method) Neck Hernia Surgery Spine Fracture Waist Slip Surgery Scoliosis (Spine Curvatures) Ankylosing Spondylitis (Humpback) Spinal Tumors Nerve Jams Endoscopic Endonasal (entering the nose) Pituitary Tumors Surgery Brain Tumors (with Awake Craniotomy and General Anesthesia) Awake Brain Tumor Surgeries Spinal Cord Tumors Brain Bleeding Brain Aneurysm (Bubble) Surgery Cerebellum Shift (Chiary Malformations) Surgeries Pain Intervention Procedures (Radiofrequency, Laser) Hydrocephalus (Water collection in the brain) Congenital Anomalies Minimally Invasive Interventions and Head Traumas. Minor Trainings: 1. University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Neurological Surgery, Department of Cerebrovascular and Cranial Base Surgery 2. Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center. Functional and Stereotactic Radiosurgery Course.