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List of Famous Pediatricians

List of famous pediatricians, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top pediatricians in the world? This includes the most prominent pediatricians, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable pediatricians is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic pediatricians were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned pediatricians.

List includes Jim Sears, Karl Oskar Medin, more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known pediatricians to the lesser known pediatricians of today, these are some of the best professionals in the pediatrician field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous pediatricians ever?" and "What are the names of famous pediatricians?" then you're in the right place. (16 items)

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    Benjamin McLane Spock was an American pediatrician whose book Baby and Child Care, published in 1946, is one of the best-sellers of all time. Its message to mothers is that "you know more than you think you do." Spock was the first pediatrician to study psychoanalysis to try to understand children's ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 95 (1903-1998)
    • Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    • Profession: Pediatrician, Physician
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    Thomas Berry Brazelton is a noted pediatrician and author in the United States. Major hospitals throughout the world use the Brazelton Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale. Many parents know him as the host of a cable television program What Every Baby Knows, and as author of a syndicated newspaper ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: age 97
    • Birthplace: Waco, Texas, United States of America
    • Profession: Pediatrician, Author, Presenter
    • Credits: What Every Baby Knows
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    Janusz Korczak, the pen name of Henryk Goldszmit, was a Polish-Jewish educator, children's author, and pediatrician known as Pan Doktor or Stary Doktor. After spending many years working as director of an orphanage in Warsaw, he refused freedom and stayed with his orphans when the institution was sent ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 64 (1878-1942)
    • Birthplace: Warsaw, Second Polish Republic
    • Profession: Educator, Pediatrician, Writer
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    Dr. James Sears is a board-certified pediatrician and Emmy® -nominated co-host of the award-winning talk show The Doctors. more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: age 48
    • Birthplace: United States of America
    • Profession: Talk show host, Pediatrician, Author
    • Credits: The Doctors
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    Karl Oskar Medin was a Swedish pediatrician. He was born at Axberg, Örebro and died in Stockholm. He is most famous for his study of poliomyelitis, a condition sometimes known as the Heine-Medin disease, named after Medin and another physician, Jakob Heine. Medin was the first to describe the epidemic ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 80 (1847-1927)
    • Birthplace: Axberg, Örebro, Sweden
    • Profession: Pediatrician, Scientist, Physician
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    Mohammad Gharib was an Iranian physician, clinician, distinguished university professor and a pioneer of pediatrics in Iran. Gharib is known as the Father of Pediatrics in Iran. He was a graduate of Paris University Medical School. more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 66 (1909-1975)
    • Birthplace: Tehran, Iran
    • Profession: Pediatrician, Physician
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    Pedro Juan Rosselló González, is a Puerto Rican physician and politician who served as the seventh Governor of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico from 1993 to 2001. He was President of the New Progressive Party from 1991 to 1999 and 2003 to 2008, and served as Senator for the District of Arecibo from 2005 ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: age 71
    • Birthplace: San Juan, Puerto Rico
    • Profession: Pediatrician
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    Béla Schick was a Hungarian-born American pediatrician. He is the founder of the Schick test. Bela Schick was born in Balatonboglár, Hungary, and brought up in Graz, Austria, where he attended medical school. In 1902 he joined the Medicine Faculty of the University of Vienna where he remained until ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 90 (1877-1967)
    • Birthplace: Balatonboglár, Hungary
    • Profession: Pediatrician
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    Bogdan Jovovich is a pediatrician. more on Wikipedia
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    • Birthplace: Belgrade, Serbia
    • Profession: Pediatrician
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    Andrew Watkins

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    • Profession: Pediatrician
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    Michael O. Rich

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    • Profession: Pediatrician
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    Lucius Lindley

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    • Profession: Pediatrician
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    Bandi Kecskemeti

    Marica Kecskemeti's father and Eva Heyman Uncle. more on Wikipedia
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    • Profession: Pediatrician
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    Karlina Anne Breikss

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    • Age: age 46
    • Profession: Pediatrician
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    Najat M'Jid

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    • Profession: Pediatrician
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    Sona Garayeva

    Sona Garayev is the mother of Kara Karayev. more on Wikipedia
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