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Otolaryngologist

George W. Heinitsh, American otolaryngologist.

Background

Heinitsh, George W. was born on July 6, 1903 in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States. Son of George W. and Mary Adelaide (Fogartie) Heinitsh.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University North Carolina, 1928. Doctor of Medicine Duke, 1932.

Career

Intern, North Carolina Tuberculosis Sanitarium, 1932. Intern Duke Hospital, 1932-1933, fellow, 1933-1934, resident, 1934-1937. Practice medicine specializing in otolaryngology and ophtalmology, Southern Pines, North Carolina, 1946-1974.

Member of staff Moore Memorial Hospital, 1946-1974. Member consultant staffs local hospitals Board of directors Weymouth Woods Nature Preserve.

Membership

Served with Military Cross, Australia, 1940-1946. Fellow American Academy Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology. Member of the American Medical Association, Aerospace Medical Association, North Carolina, Moore County medical societies, North Carolina Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Society, National, North Carolina (president 1961, director 1958-1973) wildlife fedns., Alpha Omega Alpha, Delta Tau Delta, Phi Chi.

Connections

Married Nellie Hamilton Graves, July 29, 1932.

father:
George W. Heinitsh

mother:
Mary Adelaide (Fogartie) Heinitsh

spouse:
Nellie Hamilton Graves