The Emirates Society of Neurological Surgeons (ESNS) was founded in 2013 as a subspecialty of the Emirates Medical Association (EMA).

The purpose of the Society is the study and advancement of Neurosurgery. This is achieved through the scientific meetings of the Society, through fostering professional relationships amongst neurosurgeons and through engagement with the public and entities involved in the provision of care to patients requiring Neurosurgery.

ESNS promotes safe and effective Neurosurgical treatment for patients throughout the United Arab Emirates. The society continuously aims to collect, collate and disseminate knowledge and innovations concerning the educational, research and service provision aspects of the neurosurgical practice by encouraging and supporting the development of academic organizations of neurosurgeons and representing the UAE in the regional and international meetings and forums.