Doctors on Stamps
Here you can find the most famous doctors and medical personnels who left great landmarks on the history of medicine through ages and honored on stamps. Detailed infos about every doctor can be found in the extensive associated articles from the most respected scientific medical journals.
The list is very huge and many pages will be added on constant basis so be sure to check regularly for new updates.
Exclusive web pages with full information and reference articles about the stamp and the honored physician.
In Web Pages
Doctors honored on stamps of all countries all over the world. Follow the links for full review of the issued physician stamps.
Large number of articles published by famous medical philatelists and discussing pioneer physicians' careers and achievements.
Dr Lindsay F. Haas, MD List of Publications
Featuring the most famous Doctors in the history of medicine on stamps
Lindsay was a distinguished Wellington Hospital Neurologist (1974 - 2011), and was Head of Neurology from 1988 - 2009. In the late 1980s Lindsay developed an interest in the medical aspects of philately. He presented a paper on the subject to the annual scientific meeting of the RACP in 1989, entitled 'Doctors that have been licked'. There followed a remarkable series of publications in the Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. From 1991 to 2005, no less than 146 articles by Lindsay appeared in that journal, each one giving a mini-biography of a medical personality appearing on a postage stamp.
Jayant V. Pai-Dhungat, MD list of publications
Professor of Internal Medicine
Dr. Jayant Pai Dhungat is a Professor of Medicine, TN Medical College and BYL Nair Hospital, Mumbai and an esteemed member of Central Council of Indian Medicine (CCIM). His large series of articles depicting medical philately subjects and published in the Journal of the Association of Physicians of India (JAPI), is famous and very informative.
These are some specially designed album pages from Dr Amir's private collection, rich in visual and information content and suitable for exhibitions. They form a good addition to your specialized Medical Philately album. There is a huge number of these pages so please let me know if you need specific ones for your interest topic. They are free to use and download with proper attribution ... enjoy.