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ophthalmologist

Maurice Rothberg, American ophthalmologist. Served lieutenant colonel Military Cross, Australia, 1941-1946. Diplomate American Board Ophthalmology.; American College of Surgeons fellow; member American Academy Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, American Medical Association.

Background

Rothberg, Maurice was born on October 18, 1907 in New York City. Son of Samuel and Ada (Shayne) Rothberg.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Indiana, 1931.

Career

Intern Indianapolis City Hospital, 1931-1933, resident, 1934. Resident Herman Knapp Memorial Eye Hospital, New York City, Brooklyn Eye and Ear Hospital. Practice medicine, specializing in ophthalmology, 1940-1972.

President staff St. Joseph Hospital, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1964-1965. Director Ind Bank & Trust Company Board of directors Allen County League for Blind, Fort Wayne Jewish Federation, 1968-1970, Vita B. Bolman Foundation.

Membership

Served lieutenant colonel Military Cross, Australia, 1941-1946. Diplomate American Board Ophthalmology. American College of Surgeons fellow.

Member American Academy Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, American Medical Association.

Connections

Married Josephine Belle Kann, December 18, 1938. Children: Peter Alan, Stephen Porter, Deborah Annual.

father:
Samuel Rothberg

mother:
Ada (Shayne) Rothberg

spouse:
Josephine Belle Kann

child:
Stephen Porter Rothberg

child:
Peter Alan Rothberg

child:
Deborah Ann Rothberg