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

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

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Arturo Rosenblueth Stearns was a Mexican researcher, physician and physiologist, who is known as one of the pioneers of cybernetics. ...more

Age: Died at 70 (1900-1970)

Birthplace: Chihuahua, Chihuahua Municipality, Mexico

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Belisario Domínguez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Physicians from Mexico
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Belisario Domínguez


Belisario Domínguez Palencia was a Mexican physician and liberal politician. He served as senator and gave a memorable speech in the Congress against the dictator Victoriano Huerta, for which he was murdered. Domínguez was born to Cleofas Domínguez and María del Pilar Palencia. His grandfather, Don Quirino Domínguez y Ulloa, had been vice-governor of Chiapas. He studied high school in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas. In 1879 he went to Paris where he studied medicine; he lived in Paris for 10 years. In 1889 he returned to Mexico and in 1890 he married Delina Zebadúa, with whom he had four children. His wife died young. In 1909, he was elected mayor of Comitán. In 1912, Leopoldo Gout and ...more

Age: Died at 50 (1863-1913)

Birthplace: Comitán, Mexico

Carlos Canseco is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Physicians from Mexico
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Carlos Canseco


Dr. Carlos Canseco González was a Mexican physician and philanthropist. In January 2002 he was honored as one of the "Public Health Heroes of the Americas" by the Pan American Health Organization. Carlos Canseco graduated from the National Autonomous University of Mexico with a doctorate in medicine and specialized in allergology at the Northwestern University and in clinic immunology at the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania, United States. Back in Mexico he taught the first course of allergology at the University of Nuevo León and raised money to build the first Children's Hospital in Monterrey. In 1950 he co-founded the Monterrey Football Club and joined Rotary International, a ...more

Age: Died at 88 (1921-2009)

Birthplace: Mexico

Enrique González Martínez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Physicians from Mexico
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Enrique González Martínez was a Mexican poet, diplomat, surgeon and obstetrician. His poetry is considered to be primarily Modernist in nature, with elements of French symbolism. ...more

Age: Died at 81 (1871-1952)

Birthplace: Guadalajara, Mexico

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