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orthopaedist , surgeon

Henryk Zwierzchowski, Polish orthopaedist, surgeon. Decorated Cavalier Cross of Order Polonia Restituta, Council State of Poland, 1984. Active Science Council Surgery Institute, Lodz, 1976-1987. Member Polish Society for Fight with Cripleness (Golden Badge award 1984), Polish Orthopaedic and Traumatology Society (honorary, vice president 1982-1986, chairman Lodz branch 1987-1990).

Background

Zwierzchowski, Henryk was born on October 24, 1926 in Lodz, Poland. Son of Franciszek and Marianna (Gwardys) Zwierzchowski.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Medical University Lodz, 1952. Doctor of Philosophy, Medical University Lodz, 1964. Doctor of Science, Medical University Lodz, 1974.

Career

From assistant to senior assistant Orthopaedic Hospital, Lodz, 1952-1963, consultant outpatient clinic, 1952-1958. From lecturer to assistant professor Orthopaedic Clinic, 1964-1978. Head orthopaedic clinic Medical University Lodz, 1979-1983, associate professor, 1984-1991, professor, since 1991, head orthopaedic department, 1984-1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Outline for Orthopaedics, Traumatology and Rehabilitation, 1987 (Ministers award 1988). Co-author: Ultrasonography of Infant Hip Joint, 1994 (Ministers award 1995), Ultrasonography of the Shoulder, 1995. Patentee prosthese of cruciate ligament.

      Member editorial board Chir. Narz. Ruchu, 1984.

Membership

Active Science Council Surgery Institute, Lodz, 1976-1987. Member Polish Society for Fight with Cripleness (Golden Badge award 1984), Polish Orthopaedic and Traumatology Society (honorary, vice president 1982-1986, chairman Lodz branch 1987-1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, travel.

Connections

Married Danuta Anna Zuchowicz, July 23, 1953. Children: Janusz, Andrzej.

father:
Franciszek Zwierzchowski

mother:
Marianna (Gwardys) Zwierzchowski

spouse:
Danuta Anna Zuchowicz

children:
Janusz Zwierzchowski

Andrzej Zwierzchowski