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Biographical entry Toor, Karamjit Singh (1943 - 2007)

MB BS Panjab 1966; DO 1970; FRCS 1975.

Born
1943
Died
20 November 2007
Bradford
Occupation
Ophthalmologist

Details

Karamjit Singh Toor was an ophthalmologist at Clayton Hospital, Wakefield. Born in 1943, he studied medicine at Panjab University, Chandigarh, India, qualifying in 1966.

In 1968 he went to the UK, where he worked in several different locations, before settling in Wakefield in 1978. He worked as a consultant at Clayton Hospital, and also ran clinics in Pontefract.

He was married to Satinderjit Kaur Toor. They had six children.

Karamjit Singh Toor died in Bradford Royal Infirmary on 20 November 2007 from pancreatitis, at the age of 64, just months before his retirement. He was survived by his wife and children.

Sarah Gillam

Sources used to compile this entry: [Sandal Community Association Toor, Dr Karamjit Singh http://sandal.org.uk/life_stories_detail.php?pageId=%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%200000000005 - accessed 30 April 2014].

The Royal College of Surgeons of England