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artist , inventor , medical illustrator , physician , Surgeon

Per Birger Lundquist, physician, medical illustrator, artist, surgeon, inventor.


Lundquist, Per Birger was born on January 20, 1945 in Stockholm. Son of Birger Richard Emanuel and Karin Margareta Beata (Bernstone) Lundquist.


Bachelor of Science AAM, University Toronto, 1971. Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1978. Student, Art Students League, 1968.


General vascular surgery residency Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, 1978-1983, member staff department experimental surgery, since 1996. Handsurgery Sabbatsbergs Hospital, 1982-1983. Fellow in cardiovascular surgery Baylor Medical Center, Dallas, 1983-1984.

Family practice training and research Akademiska Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden, 1988-1990. Author, illustrator, lecturer Medical Communications PBL, Stockholm, since 1991. Fellow in endovascular and vascular surgery Arizona Heart Institute, Phoenix, 1993-1994.

Private family and surgical practice, Östermalm Medical Office, Stockholm, since 1994. With research department surgery, Karolinska Hospital, since 1994. Medical illustrator department art as applied to medicine, Toronto, 1970.

Medical illustrator audio visual services Regional Hospital Linkoping, Sweden, 1971-1973.


Member World Organization National Colleges, Academies and Academy Associations General Practitioners/Family Physicians, American Heart Association (council arteriosclerosis, epidemiology, vascular surgery), European Society Vascular Surgery, Swedish Medical Association, Swedish Society Medicine, Swedish Surgical Society, Stockholm Medical Association, International Society Endovascular Surgery.


  • Other Interests

    Canoeing, bicycle touring, restoring old farmhouse, pen and ink drawing.


Married Margareta Ulvas, June 7, 1967 (divorced 1975). Children: Karolina, Jonas Petter. Married Maria Cecilia Mahlberg, October 21, 1989.

Children: Sara, Richard.

Birger Richard Emanuel Lundquist

Karin Margareta Beata (Bernstone) Lundquist

Margareta Ulvas

Maria Cecilia Mahlberg

Karolina Lundquist

Jonas Petter Lundquist

Sara Lundquist

Richard Lundquist