"Like a Surgeon" is a song performed by R&B singer Ciara from her third studio album, Fantasy Ride. Written by The-Dream and produced by Tricky Stewart, the song serves as the album's third single (fourth overall) in the United States whilst Work is released in international markets.
The single's promotion began with MTV. During a commercial for the album, Ciara sang part of the song in acapella. It was also featured as the track of the day on June 17, 2009 on Radio 1's website. .