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Tomasz Zuk, Polish orthpedist. Recipient Gold Cross of Merit, State Council Warsaw, 1978, Polonia Restituta Order, 1980, Teacher of Merits of Polish Republic, 1982, Medaille of Commissioner of National Education, 1989, Guerilla Cross, Medaille of Victory and Freedom, 1982.


Zuk, Tomasz was born on November 12, 1921 in Sasiadowice, Poland. Son of Kazimierz and Wiktoria (Cymerman) Zuk.


Physician, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland, 1948. Doctor of Medicine, Medical Academy Warsaw, 1957. Docent medical science, Medical Academy Warsaw, 1965.

Professor Orthopaedics, Medical Academy Warsaw, 1976.


Resident Hospital Myslowice, Szczecin, 1948-1949. Lecturer department orthopaedics Medical Academy Warsaw, 1957-1965, docent, 1965-1966. Head department orthopaedics and traumatology and chair Medical Academy Szczecin, from 1966.

Organizer, president Region Section of Crippled Rehabilitation Society, Szczecin, 1966-1982. Consultant orthopaedics, traumatology Experts Supervisory Board of Province, Szczecin, 1965-1982. Organizer, consultant in field.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Fundamentals of Orthopaedics, 1972, 4th edition 1983, Physician Propedeutic of Orthopedics, 1970, second edition 1977, (for surgeons) Traumatology of Bones and Joints, 1983. Contributor over 140 articles to professional journals.


Major Polish Medical Corps, 1949-1957. Member Polish Orthopaedic, Traumatologic Society (organizer, president 1966-1982), Szczecinian Science Society (surveyor), International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Societee Internationale de Recherche Orthopeique et Traumatologie, The European League Against Rheumatism, ESSD.


  • Other Interests

    Decorative plants.


Married Stanislawa Krawiec, June 29, 1946 (divorced 1966). Children: Jadwiga, Witold, Zbigniew. Married Barbara Borowska, December 22, 1973.

1 child, Tomasz Grzegorz.

Kazimierz Zuk

Wiktoria (Cymerman) Zuk

Stanislawa Krawiec

Barbara Borowska

Jadwiga Zuk

Witold Zuk

Zbigniew Zuk

Tomasz Grzegorz Zuk