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List of notable or famous physicians from India, with bios and photos, including the top physicians born in India and even some popular physicians who immigrated to India. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Indian physicians then this list is the perfect resource for you. These physicians are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known physician from India is included when available.

List features famous Indian doctors like, Deepak Chopra, Aditi Gowitrikar and more.

This historic physicians from India list can help answer the questions "Who are some Indian physicians of note?" and "Who are the most famous physicians from India?" These prominent physicians of India may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Indian physicians.

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A. G. K. Gokhale


Dr A. G. K. Gokhale is an Indian Cardiac Surgeon at Yashoda Hospitals, Secunderabad. He is known for being the first to perform a successful human-to-human heart transplant and first successful lung transplant in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India. in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India. He worked at ...more

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Age: 56

Birthplace: Vijayawada, India

Profession: Physician, Surgeon


A. K. Patel is former union minister of state in Government of India. He served as minister of state for chemicals and fertilisers in Atal Bihari Vajpayee government from 1998 to 1999. He was a senior leader of Gujarat Bharatiya Janata Party. He has been representing Mehsana in the Lok Sabha since ...more

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Age: 86

Birthplace: India

Profession: Politician, Physician

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A. Lakshmanaswami Mudaliar is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Physicians from India
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A. Lakshmanaswami Mudaliar


Diwan Bahadur Sir Arcot Lakshmanaswami Mudaliar, FRCOG, FACS was an Indian educationist and physician. He was identical twin brother of Sir Arcot Ramasamy Mudaliar. He pursued his education from the prestigious Madras Christian College. He later went on to become the longest serving Vice-Chancellor ...more

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Age: Died at 87 (1887-1974)

Profession: Physician

Abraham Verghese is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Physicians from India
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Abraham Verghese is a physician-author, Professor for the Theory and Practice of Medicine at Stanford University Medical School and Senior Associate Chair of the Department of Internal Medicine. He is also the author of three best-selling books, two memoirs and a novel. In 2011, he was elected to be ...more

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Age: 62

Birthplace: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Profession: Professor, Author, Physician, Writer

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