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Albert MARTIN

MB (Lond), MD (Hons, Lond) 1885, MRCS (Eng) 1883, MRCP (Lond) 1888

Born Wellington 1860            Died Wellington 2 Nov 1917

Educated at private schools and at Wellington College

A Martin

Trained at Guy's Hospital, London, where he was a House Surgeon.

He then travelled to Europe and to the USA for postgraduate studies, before returning to Wellington in the mid 1880s.

First registered as a medical practitioner in NZ 8 Nov 1884

Joined Dr M S Grace in practice.

Honorary Physician, Wellington Hospital 1888 - 1890

Honorary Surgeon, Wellington Hospital 1890 - 1906.

Pioneer of thyroid surgery in New Zealand

External Examiner in anatomy, physiology and medicine, University of Otago

Health Officer, Wellington City Council

 

Obituary: NZMJ 1917 16:226

photo courtesy Wellington Hospital archives
Last updated 29 October 2016.