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

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

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Adam Gruca

Adam Gruca was a famous Polish orthopaedist, inventor, and surgeon. He is considered to be the founder of modern orthopedic in Poland. Gruca also invented various orthopaedic instruments and appliances. ...more

Age: Died at 90 (1893-1983)

Albert Sabin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Physicians from Poland
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Albert Bruce Sabin was a Polish American medical researcher best known for having developed an oral polio vaccine. Sabin was born in Białystok, in Russian Poland to Polish-Jewish parents, Jacob and Tillie Krugman Saperstein. In 1922, he emigrated with his family to America. In 1930, he became a ...more

Age: Died at 87 (1906-1993)

Birthplace: Białystok, Poland

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Albert Wojciech Adamkiewicz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Physicians from Poland
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Albert Wojciech Adamkiewicz

Albert Wojciech Adamkiewicz was a Polish-Jewish pathologist born in Żerków. In 1873 he earned his medical doctorate from the University of Breslau, where he was a student-assistant to physiologist Rudolf Peter Heinrich Heidenhain. From 1879 until 1892 he was chief of general and experimental ...more

Age: Died at 71 (1850-1921)

Birthplace: Żerków, Poland


Antoni Cieszyński

Antoni Cieszyński was a Polish physician, dentist and surgeon. Antoni was a professor and head of the Institute of Stomatology at Lviv University. He became the editor and publisher of Polska Dentystyka in 1930; the journal was renamed Polska Stomatologia and Słowiańska Stomatologia. He was murdered ...more

Age: Died at 59 (1882-1941)

Birthplace: Oleśnica, Poland