Surgeon depicted in Photograph is known as
A. Father of Surgery
B. Fatherof Modern Surgery
C. Fatherof Indian Surgery
D. Father of MRI
Ans is A Father of Surgery
Surgeon depicted in the image is Joseph Lister
- He was a British surgeon and a pioneer of antiseptic surgery.
- Lister successfully introduced carbolic acid (now known as phenol) to sterilise surgical instruments and to clean wounds.
- Lister’s work led to a reduction in post-operative infections and made surgery safer for patients, distinguishing himself as the “father of modern surgery”