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Biographical entry Greenwood, Henry (1793 - 1871)

MRCS Oct 7th 1814; FRCS Aug 12th 1852; MRCP Lond 1859; MD St Andrews 1842.

Born
1793
Died
22 November 1871
Blackheath, UK
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

Born at Caine, where his father was Vicar, in 1793. He was apprenticed to Mr Corfe, surgeon at Southampton, and then studied at Guy's and St Thomas's Hospitals. He entered into partnership with Dr Brickenden at Horsleydown, and later succeeded to the whole practice. He was one of the original members of the Hunterian Society. After some years of ill health he died at Blackheath on Nov 22nd, 1871.

The Royal College of Surgeons of England