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Biographical entry Parker, Spencer Tauria (1897 - 1962)

MRCS 12 February 1920; FRCS 8 June 1922; LRCP 1920; MB ChB Otago 1918.

New Zealand
19 May 1962
Ophthalmic surgeon


After qualifying in New Zealand he worked as house surgeon in the Public Health Hospital, Dunedin and then in the Public Health Hospital, Wellington.

Coming to England to obtain his Fellowship, for a time he was senior house surgeon at the Royal London Ophthalmic Hospital and later became consultant ophthalmic surgeon to the Ipswich and East Suffolk and the Felixstowe General Hospitals.

He died in the East Suffolk Hospital on 19 May 1962 survived by his wife, Rita.

The Royal College of Surgeons of England