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List of famous doctors, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top doctors in the world? This includes the most prominent doctors, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable doctors is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic doctors 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 doctors.

List is made up of many different people, including Denis Leary and Temple Grandin.

From reputable, prominent, and well known doctors to the lesser known doctors of today, these are some of the best professionals in the doctor field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous doctors ever?" and "What are the names of famous doctors?" then you're in the right place.
Temple Grandin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Doctors
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Mary Temple Grandin is an American professor of animal science at Colorado State University, a best-selling author, an autistic activist, and a consultant to the livestock industry on animal behavior. She also invented the "hug box", a device to calm those on the autism spectrum. The subject of an ...more

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Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Profession: Professor, Screenwriter, Scientist, Author, Consultant

Credits: In the Woods, ARTS: A Film About Possibilities, Disabilities & the Arts

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El Medico is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Doctors
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Reynier Casamayor Griñán, known as El Médico, is a Cuban musician and doctor who is, as of 2005 enjoying success in Spain as a composer and performer of reggaetón music. El Médico began his musical career interpreting rap with his studies at la Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad de Santiago de ...more

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Birthplace: Cuba, Santiago de Cuba

Profession: Musician, Physician, Composer

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Georg Constantin Brun is a Doctor of Medicine and father of Fritz Brun. ...more

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Birthplace: Gedser, Denmark

Profession: Physician

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Michel-Gabriel Paccard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Doctors
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Michel-Gabriel Paccard


Michel Gabriel Paccard was a Savoyard doctor and alpinist, citizen of the Kingdom of Piedmont-Sardinia. Born in Chamonix, he studied medicine in Turin. Due to his passion for botany and minerals, he met Horace-Bénédict de Saussure, who initiated the race to be the first to ascend Mont Blanc. Gaston ...more

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Birthplace: Chamonix, France

Profession: Physician, Mountaineer