Famous Physicians from Australia

List of notable or famous physicians from Australia, with bios and photos, including the top physicians born in Australia and even some popular physicians who immigrated to Australia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Australian 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 Australia is included when available.

Examples of people on this list include Bob Brown and Fiona Stanley.

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

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    • Birthplace: Busselton, Australia
    Alan Eggleston (born 30 December 1941) is an Australian politician, who was a Liberal member of the Australian Senate from 1996 to 2014 representing Western Australia.
  • Alfred Walter Campbell

    Alfred Walter Campbell

    Dec. at 69 (1868-1937)
    • Birthplace: Harden, Australia
    Alfred Walter Campbell (18 January 1868 – 4 November 1937) was regarded as Australia's first neurologist. Campbell was born at Cunningham Plains, near Harden, New South Wales. At age 18, he enrolled ...more
  • Andrew McDonald

    Andrew McDonald

    Age: 67
    Andrew Dominic McDonald (born 1 March 1955) is an Australian doctor and former politician.
  • Andrew Rochford

    Andrew Rochford

    Age: 43
    • Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
    Andrew Michael Rochford (born 25 July 1979) is an Australian television and radio presenter and formerly practised as a doctor. Rochford was formerly a co-host of Network Ten's Breakfast program ...more
  • Anna Donald
    Dec. at 43 (1966-2009)
    • Birthplace: New South Wales, Australia
    Anastasia Katherine "Anna" Donald (née Courtice; 7 April 1966 – 1 February 2009) was an Australian pioneer in the field of evidence-based medicine as well as an epidemiologist and company director.
  • Arthur Alfred Lynch
    Dec. at 72 (1861-1934)
    • Birthplace: Smythesdale, Australia
    Arthur Alfred Lynch (16 October 1861 – 25 March 1934) was an Irish Australian civil engineer, physician, journalist, author, soldier, anti-imperialist and polymath. He served as MP in the UK House of ...more