Ben CarsonBen Carson
18 September 1951, American
Politician, Former Neurosurgeon
Christiaan BarnardChristiaan Barnard
08 November 1922, South African
Cardiac Surgeon

Charles R. DrewCharles R. Drew
03 June 1904, American
Physician & Surgeon

Magdi YacoubMagdi Yacoub
16 November 1935, Egyptian, British
Heart Surgeon

Michael DeBakeyMichael DeBakey
07 September 1908, American
Cardiac Surgeon

Vladimir Petrovich DemikhovVladimir Demikhov
18 July 1916, Russian
Organ Transplant Pioneer
Victor ChangVictor Chang
21 November 1936, Australian
Surgeon

Denton CooleyDenton Cooley
22 August 1920, American
Heart Surgeon

Alfred BlalockAlfred Blalock
05 April 1899, American
Surgeon

Adrian KantrowitzAdrian Kantrowitz
04 October 1918, American
Cardiac Surgeon
Charles BrentonCharles Brenton Huggins
22 September 1901, Canadian, American
Physician & Surgeon

Edward DunlopEdward Dunlop
12 July 1907, Australian
Prisoner of War
Joseph E. MurrayJoseph E. Murray
01 April 1919, American
Plastic Surgeon

René Gerónimo FavaloroRené Gerónimo Favaloro
12 July 1923, Argentinian
Cardiovascular Surgeon

Clarence Walton LilleheiClarence Walton Lillehei
23 October 1918, American
Pioneer of Open-Heart Surgery
Viktor FranklViktor Frankl
26 March 1905, Austrian
Surgeon, Psychotherapist, Psychologist,

Sanjay GuptaSanjay Gupta
23 October 1969, American
Surgeon, Neurosurgeon, Journalist, Screenwriter
James HerriotJames Herriot
03 October 1916, British
Writer, Veterinarian, Autobiographer, Children's

Michelle BacheletMichelle Bachelet
29 September 1951, Chilean
Politician, Surgeon, Epidemiologist

Devi ShettyDevi Shetty
08 May 1953, Indian
Surgeon
Renée RichardsRenée Richards
19 August 1934, American
Tennis player, Surgeon, Officer, Ophthalmologist,

Naresh TrehanNaresh Trehan
12 August 1946, Indian
Surgeon
Vivien ThomasVivien Thomas
29 August 1910, American
Physician

Leonid RogozovLeonid Rogozov
14 March 1934, Russian
Physician, Surgeon, University teacher

Sid WatkinsSid Watkins
06 September 1928, British
Neurologist, Surgeon, Neurosurgeon, Physician

Garth FisherGarth Fisher
01 September 1958, American
Presenter
Zbigniew ReligaZbigniew Religa
16 December 1938, Polish
Surgeon, Physician, University teacher
Ludwig StumpfeggerLudwig Stumpfegger
11 July 1910, German
Military physician, Physician, Surgeon, Torturer

Ernst-Günther SchenckErnst-Günther Schenck
03 October 1904, German
Surgeon, University teacher

Andrew BaldwinAndrew Baldwin
05 February 1977, American
Biologist, Officer, Model

Marci BowersMarci Bowers
18 January 1958, American
Gynaecologist
Jacques RoggeJacques Rogge
02 May 1942, Belgian
Physician, Surgeon, Rugby union player

Thomas StarzlThomas Starzl
11 March 1926, American
Physician

Michael E. DeBakeyMichael E. DeBakey
07 September 1908, American
Cardiac surgeon, University teacher

Werner ForssmannWerner Forssmann
29 August 1904, German
Military physician, Surgeon, Urologist,

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Frederic E. MohsFrederic E. Mohs
01 March 1910, American
Surgeon
Robert ReyRobert Rey
01 October 1961, American
 

Jan AdamsJan Adams
21 April 1954, American
Physician
James AndrewsJames Andrews
1942 AD, American
surgeon

Henry MarshHenry Marsh
1950 AD, British
neurosurgeon, university teacher, non-fiction