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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.

This list of famous people of pediatrics 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. 
Benjamin Spock is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Pediatricians
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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

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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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T. Berry Brazelton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Pediatricians
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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

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Age: 97

Birthplace: Waco, Texas, USA

Profession: Pediatrician, Author, Presenter

Credits: What Every Baby Knows

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Janusz Korczak is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Pediatricians
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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 ...more

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Age: Died at 64 (1878-1942)

Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland

Profession: Educator, Pediatrician, Writer

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Jim Sears is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Pediatricians
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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

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Age: 48

Birthplace: United States of America

Profession: Talk show host, Pediatrician, Author

Credits: The Doctors

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