If you thought that Austria has only given the world musical marvels like Haydn, Schubert, Mozart, Liszt, and J. Strauss, know that this European country has been home to some equally extraordinary, phenomenal, and world-class physicians too, whose perseverance, healing touch, innovation and compassion radicalized the world of medicine like nothing else. They are pioneers, teachers, researchers, healers, and inventors whose contributions to health and medicine are not only gargantuan, but hugely inspiring too. Where would the world be today without their path-breaking contribution to health science? Medicine and the world in general, would be forever be indebted to the sheer medical ingeniousness and accomplishments of top-notch Austrian physicians like Sigmund Freud, Wilhelm Beiglböck, Karl Stoerk, Hugo Jury, and Friedrich Kraus, who rewrote the course of medical history. Had it not been for their sheer passion and conviction, medical science would not be what it is today? Let us explore the timelines, life stories and interesting trivia & facts related to the lives of these famous Austrian physicians in the biographies below who worked their way to the top and are fondly remembered as medical wonders of their time.
Sigmund FreudSigmund Freud

06 May 1856

Wilhelm ReichWilhelm Reich

24 March 1897

Alfred AdlerAlfred Adler

07 February 1870

Ignaz SemmelweisIgnaz Semmelweis

01 July 1818

Hans AspergerHans Asperger

18 February 1906

Theodor BillrothTheodor Billroth

26 April 1829

Róbert BárányRóbert Bárány

22 April 1876

Viktor FranklViktor Frankl

26 March 1905

Eduard BlochEduard Bloch

30 January 1872

Aribert HeimAribert Heim

28 June 1914

Julius Wagner-JaureggJulius Wagner-Jauregg

07 March 1857

Bruno BettelheimBruno Bettelheim

28 August 1903

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Arthur SchnitzlerArthur Schnitzler

15 May 1862

Richard von Krafft-EbingRichard von Krafft-Ebing

14 August 1840

Josef BreuerJosef Breuer

15 January 1842

Irmfried EberlIrmfried Eberl

08 September 1910

Otto F. KernbergOtto F. Kernberg

10 September 1928

Otto GrossOtto Gross

17 March 1877

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Jacob L. MorenoJacob L. Moreno

18 May 1889