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Biographical entry Wheeler, Donald Reid ( - 1973)

MRCS and FRCS 1923; MB BCh BAO Belfast 1918; FRCSI 1922.

Died
3 November 1973
Letterkenny, County Donegal
Occupation
ENT surgeon

Details

Donald Reid Wheeler was educated in Belfast, graduating in medicine in 1918. He undertook post-graduate study in London and Vienna, and obtained the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 1922, and the Membership and Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1923.

He specialized in otolaryngology and was appointed surgeon to the ENT department of the London Hospital and of the King George Hospital, Ilford, and of the Kent County Ophthalmic and Aural Hospital, Maidstone.

After his retirement he made his home at Letterkenny in County Donegal, and died there on 3 November 1973.

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