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Peter Gortvai

Peter Gortvai, Hungarian consultant neurosurgeon. Fellow Royal Society Medicine, Royal College Surgery; member Society British Neurological Surgeons.

Background

  • Gortvai, Peter was born on December 1, 1929 in Budapest, Hungary. Son of William and Elizabeth (Foldi) Gortvai.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts with honors, Trinity College, Cambridge University, 1950, Master of Arts, 1957, M.B.B. Chir., 1954. Master of Surgery, Cambridge University, 1962, Doctor of Medicine 1968.

    Career

    • Senior surgical registrar National Hospital, London, 1959-1964. Clinical and research fellow Harvard University and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1964-1965. Consultant nuerosurgeon Oldchurch Hospital, Romford, England, since 1967, St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London, since 1981.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Recognised teacher of surgery University London.

    Membership

    Fellow Royal Society Medicine, Royal College Surgery. Member Society British Neurological Surgeons.

    Personality

    Interests

    Archaeology; gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Rosalinde Hurley, 1964.
    • father: William Gortvai
    • mother: Elizabeth (Foldi) Gortvai
    • spouse: Rosalinde Hurley
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    Born December 1, 1929
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