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Biographical entry Merryweather, Reginald ( - 2002)

MRCS and FRCS 1950; MB BS London 1944.

31 August 2002
Hand surgeon and Orthopaedic surgeon


Reginald Merryweather trained at Guy's Hospital and after junior jobs joined the RAMC. After the war he specialised in orthopaedics, becoming senior registrar at the Princess Elizabeth Orthopaedic Hospital in Exeter. He was appointed consultant orthopaedic surgeon in Gloucester. His interests included hand surgery and knee replacement, on which he published. He died on 31 August 2002.

Sources used to compile this entry: [The Times 3 September 2002, without memoir].

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