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

This list is made up of a variety of people, including Dimitris P. Kraniotis and Edouard Rafael Sassoon.

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

Use this list of renowned Greek physicians to discover some new physicians that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (10 items)


Agnodice or Agnodike was the first female Athenian physician, midwife, and gynecologist, whose life was recounted by Gaius Julius Hyginus. Hyginus, who lived in the 1st century BCE, wrote about Agnodice in his Fabulae. ...more

Amalia Fleming is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Physicians from Greece
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Amalia Fleming, Lady Fleming was a Greek physician, activist and politician. Fleming was born in Constantinople in 1912. She moved to Greece and, during the Axis occupation, took part in the National Resistance, for which she was jailed by the Italians. She married Sir Alexander Fleming in 1953, but ...more

Age: Died at 74 (1912-1986)

Birthplace: Istanbul, Turkey

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Dimitris P. Kraniotis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Physicians from Greece
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Age: 50

Birthplace: Stomio, Larissa, Greece

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Edouard Rafael Sassoon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Physicians from Greece
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Edouard Rafael Sassoon

Andre Moses de Rothschild (b. 14 May 1948; d 2 August 1979) was born to Jewish parents in Canada. His mother whose family was originally from Salonika (Thessaloniki in Greece) was born in Sparta, Greece, she is a cousin of Elie Mordechai Faraggi (פרג'י), a Greek national hero killed in 1943 by the ...more

Age: Died at 36 (1949-1985)

Birthplace: Greece