Log In

Peter Gortvai

consultant neurosurgeon

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.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Archaeology; gardening.

Connections

Married Rosalinde Hurley, 1964.

father:
William Gortvai

mother:
Elizabeth (Foldi) Gortvai

spouse:
Rosalinde Hurley