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Famous Physicians from Mexico

Updated October 13, 2018 7.5k views17 items

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 (October 2, 1900 – September 20, 1970) was a Mexican researcher, physician and physiologist, who is known as one of the pioneers of cybernetics....  more
    • Age: Dec. at 69 (1900-1970)
    • Birthplace: Chihuahua, Chihuahua Municipality, Mexico
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    Belisario Domínguez

    Belisario Domínguez Palencia (April 25, 1863 in Comitán, Chiapas – October 7, 1913 in Mexico City) was a Mexican physician and liberal politician. He served as senator and gave a memorable speech in the Congress during the Mexican Revolution 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 attended a colegio 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...  more
    • Age: Dec. at 50 (1863-1913)
    • Birthplace: Comitán, Mexico
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    Carlos Canseco

    Dr. Carlos Canseco González (b. March 17, 1921 in Tampico, Mexico D. Jan. 14, 2009 Monterrey, Mexico) 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 (UNAM) 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 (UANL) and raised money to build the first Children's Hospital in...  more
    • Age: 100
    • Birthplace: Mexico
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    Enrique González Martínez (April 13, 1871 in Guadalajara, Jalisco – February 19, 1952 in Mexico City) 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: Dec. at 80 (1871-1952)
    • Birthplace: Guadalajara, Mexico