Definition of telesurgeon in US English:

telesurgeon

noun

  • See telesurgery

    • ‘Then the cyber-surgery unit, guided by a telesurgeon miles away, whirs into action.’
    • ‘Here, the author outlines some of the current methods used to bring the telesurgeon closer to the patient by the use of various HCI methods.’
    • ‘One of my colleagues, Dr. Tim Johns, who is an avid telesurgeon, couldn't be with us today.’
    • ‘Then, the cyber surgery unit, guided by a telesurgeon from a remote area, starts removing or fixing the wound.’
    • ‘The Canadian telesurgeon has performed more than two dozen telesurgeries from Ontario on patients who are nearly 250 miles away.’

Pronunciation

telesurgeon

/ˈteləˌsərjən/