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Biographical entry Hands, Benjamin (1797 - 1875)

MRCS Sept 3rd 1819; FRCS Oct 13th 1853; LSA 1819.

Born
1797
Died
6 January 1875
Sydenham
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

Educated at St Bartholomew's Hospital. He practised in Hornsey, where from 1838 he was Surgeon to the Dispensary, and was also District Medical Officer in Hornsey and Medical Assistant to the Royal Humane Society. He died, after his retirement, at his residence, Kirkdale Lodge, Sydenham, on Jan 6th, 1875. His photograph is in the College Collections.

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