This list of famous people of pediatrics includes Jim Sears, Karl Oskar Medin, more.
From reputable, prominent, and well known pediatricians to the lesser known pediatricians of today, these are some of the best professionals in the pediatrician field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous pediatricians ever?" and "What are the names of famous pediatricians?" then you're in the right place.
Benjamin McLane Spock was an American pediatrician whose book Baby and Child Care, published in 1946, is one of the best-sellers of all time. Its message to mothers is that "you know more than you think you do." Spock was the first pediatrician to study psychoanalysis to try to understand children's ...more
Age: Died at 95 (1903-1998)
Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
Profession: Pediatrician, Physiciansee more on Benjamin Spock
Thomas Berry Brazelton is a noted pediatrician and author in the United States. Major hospitals throughout the world use the Brazelton Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale. Many parents know him as the host of a cable television program What Every Baby Knows, and as author of a syndicated newspaper ...more
Birthplace: Waco, Texas, USA
Profession: Pediatrician, Author, Presenter
Credits: What Every Baby Knowssee more on T. Berry Brazelton
Janusz Korczak, the pen name of Henryk Goldszmit, was a Polish-Jewish educator, children's author, and pediatrician known as Pan Doktor or Stary Doktor. After spending many years working as director of an orphanage in Warsaw, he refused freedom and stayed with his orphans when the institution was ...more
Age: Died at 64 (1878-1942)
Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland
Profession: Educator, Pediatrician, Writersee more on Janusz Korczak