List Of Neurologists

This is a list of neurologists and neurosurgeons, with their year of birth and death and nationality. This list compiles the names of neurologists and neurosurgeons with a corresponding Wikipedia biographical article, and is not necessarily a reflection of their relative importance in the field. Many neurologists and neurosurgeons are considered to be neuroscientists as well and some neurologists are also in the list of psychiatrists.

Letter Name Lifespan Nationality Eponymous
A Joseph Abadie 1873 - 1934 France Abadie's sign of tabes dorsalis
A William John Adie 1886 - 1935 United Kingdom Adie syndrome
A Théophile Alajouanine 1890 - 1980 France
A Alois Alzheimer 1864 - 1915 Germany Alzheimer's disease
B Joseph Babinski 1857 - 1932 France Babinski sign
B Henry Charlton Bastian 1837 - 1915 United Kingdom Bastian-Bruns sign
B Vladimir Bekhterev 1857 - 1927 Russia Bekhterev-Jacobsohn reflex, Bekhterev-Mendel reflex, Bekhterev's disease, Bekhterev's mixture
B Charles Bell 1774 - 1842 United Kingdom Bell's palsy, Bell's phenomenon, Bell-Magendie law
B Morris Bender 1905 - 1983 United States
B Hans Berger 1873 - 1941 Germany
B Lucio Bini 1908 - 1964 Italy
B Otto Ludwig Binswanger 1852 - 1929 Germany Binswanger's disease
B John A. Boockvar United States
B Russell Brain, 1st Baron Brain 1895 - 1966 United Kingdom
B Paul Broca 1824 - 1880 France Broca's aphasia, Broca's area
B Korbinian Brodmann 1868 - 1918 Germany Brodmann area
B David R. Brown 1964 - Australia
B Ludwig Bruns 1858 - 1916 Germany Bruns apraxia, Bastian-Bruns sign, Bruns nystagmus
B Robert A. Burton United States
C Donald Calne 1936 - Canada
C Ugo Cerletti 1877 - 1963 Italy
C Jean-Martin Charcot 1825 - 1893 France Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Charcot-Wilbrand syndrome, Charcot-Bouchard aneurysm, Charcot's triad
C John Cheyne 1777 - 1836 British Cheyne-Stokes respiration
C Jeffrey A. Cohen 1954 - United States
C Domenico Cotugno 1736 - 1822 Italy
C Hans Gerhard Creutzfeldt 1885 - 1964 Canada Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
C James Crichton-Browne 1840 - 1938 United Kingdom
C MacDonald Critchley 1900 - 1997 United Kingdom
C Jeffrey Cummings United States
C Harvey Cushing 1869 - 1939 United States Cushing reflex, Cushing's disease
D Antonio Damasio 1944 - Portugal
D Hanna Damasio 1942 - Portugal
D Joseph Jules Dejerine 1849 - 1917 France Dejerine-Klumpke paralysis, Dejerine-Roussy syndrome, Dejerine-Sottas disease, Landouzy-Dejerine syndrome
D Mahlon DeLong 1938 - United States
D Guillaume Duchenne 1806 - 1875 France Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Duchenne-Aran spinal muscular atrophy, Erb-Duchenne palsy
E Constantin von Economo 1876 - 1931 Austria von Economo neurons
E Wilhelm Heinrich Erb 1840 - 1921 Germany Erb's palsy
F David Ferrier 1843 - 1924 United Kingdom
F Edward Flatau 1868 - 1932 Poland
F Otfrid Foerster 1873 - 1941 Germany
F Charles Foix 1882 - 1927 France Foix-Alajouanine syndrome
F Sigmund Freud 1856 - 1939 Austria Freudian slip
F Jules Froment 1878 - 1946 France Froment's sign
G Henri Gastaut 1915 - 1995 France Lennox-Gastaut syndrome
G Norman Geschwind 1926 - 1984 United States
G Rickman Godlee 1849 - 1925 United Kingdom
G William Richard Gowers 1845 - 1915 United Kingdom Gowers' sign
G Georges Guillain 1876 - 1961 France Guillain-Barré syndrome, Triangle of Guillain-Mollaret
H Salomón Hakim 1922 - 2011 Colombia
H William Alexander Hammond 1828 - 1900 United States
H Henry Head 1861 - 1940 United Kingdom
H Salomon Eberhard Henschen 1847 - 1930 Sweden
H Gordon Morgan Holmes 1876 - 1965 Ireland
H Victor Horsley 1857 - 1916 United Kingdom
H Robert Roland Hughes 1911 - 1991 United Kingdom
H James Ramsay Hunt 1872 - 1937 United States
I Ivan Izquierdo 1937 - Brazil
J John Hughlings Jackson 1834 - 1911 United Kingdom Jacksonian seizure
J Louis Jacobsohn-Lask 1863 - 1941 Germany Bekhterev-Jacobsohn reflex
J Alfons Maria Jakob 1884 - 1931 Germany
J Herbert Jasper 1906 - 1999 Canada
K Sean Kenniff 1969 - United States
K Robert Foster Kennedy 1884 - 1952 Ireland and United States
K Karl Kleist 1879 - 1961 Germany
K Gitte Moos Knudsen 1959 Denmark
K Sergei Sergeievich Korsakoff 1854 - 1900 Russia Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome, Korsakoff's syndrome
K Georg N. Koskinas 1885 - 1975 Greece
K John Krakauer 1967 - United States
L Jean Lhermitte 1877 - 1959 France Lhermitte's sign, Lhermitte-Duclos disease
L Hugo Liepmann 1863 - 1925 Germany
M William Macewen 1848 - 1924 United Kingdom
M Pierre Marie 1853 - 1940 France Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
M Gheorghe Marinescu 1863 - 1938 Romania
M Ladislas J. Meduna 1896 - 1964 Hungary
M Friedrich Meggendorfer 1880 - 1953 Germany
M H. Houston Merritt 1902 - 1979 United States
M Giovanni Mingazzini 1859 - 1929 Italy Mingazzini test
M Pierre Mollaret 1898 - 1987 France Triangle of Guillain-Mollaret, Mollaret's meningitis
M Constantin von Monakow 1853 - 1930 Switzerland
M Egas Moniz 1874 - 1955 Portugal Moniz sign
M Karin Muraszko 1957 - United States
N Max Nonne 1861 - 1959 Germany
N Ralph Northam 1959 - United States
O Hermann Oppenheim 1858 - 1919 Germany
P James Papez 1883 - 1958 United States Papez circuit
P James Parkinson 1755 - 1824 United Kingdom Parkinson's disease
R Marcus Raichle 1937- United States
R Vilayanur S. Ramachandran 1951- India
R Wade Regehr Canada
R Moritz Heinrich Romberg 1795 - 1873 Germany Romberg's test
R Grigory Rossolimo 1860 - 1928 Russia
S Oliver Sacks 1933 - 2015 United Kingdom
S Manfred Sakel 1900 - 1957 Poland
S Robert Sapolsky 1957- United States
S Hermann Schloffer 1868 - 1937 Austria
S Jean-Athanase Sicard 1872 - 1929 France
S Pankaj Sharma United Kingdom
S Derek Shepherd 1966 - 2015 United States
S Adolph Strümpell 1853 - 1925 Baltic German
T Robert Bentley Todd 1809 - 1860 Ireland Todd's paresis
T Howard Henry Tooth 1856 - 1925 United Kingdom Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
V Oskar Vogt 1870 - 1959 Germany
W Adolf Wallenberg 1862 - 1949 Germany Wallenberg syndrome
W Julius Wagner-Jauregg 1857 - 1940 Austria
W Robert Wartenberg 1887 - 1956 United States Wartenberg wheel
W Karl Friedrich Otto Westphal 1833 - 1890 Germany Edinger-Westphal nucleus
W Robert Whytt 1714 - 1766 United Kingdom
W Thomas Willis 1621 - 1675 United Kingdom Circle of Willis
W Samuel Alexander Kinnier Wilson 1878 - 1937 United Kingdom Wilson's disease

See also

Bibliography

  • Webb Haymaker and Francis Schiller: The Founders of Neurology: One Hundred and Forty-Six Biographical Sketches. Springfield, Ill., Charles Thomas, 1970.
  • Kurt Kolle (edit.): Grosse Nervenärzte, 1-3 Vol., Stuttgart, Georg Thieme, 1963-1970.

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