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John Alexander DOCTOR

MB ChB (Glas) 1907, MD (Glas) 1924, FRCS (Edin) 1925

Born Glasgow 1883                    Died 31 Dec 1980

J A Doctor

Medical education in Scotland, graduating in 1907

Postgraduate years in Glasgow

Came to NZ (via Australia) in 1911, setting up practice in Ross, South Westland

WW1 service with NZEF in France 1917

Post-war, GP in Featherston until 1923

Postgraduate training in Edinburgh 1923/24

Honorary Visiting Surgeon, EENT, Wellington Hospital 1926 - 1930, and 1943 - 1946

 

Obituary: NZMJ  1981 93:161

 

 

 

photograph courtesy J O Mercer collection
Last updated 29 October 2016.