Édouard Kirmisson

Surgeon, Deceased Person

1848 – 1927

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Who was Édouard Kirmisson?

Édouard Francis Kirmisson was a French surgeon who was a native of Nantes. He specialized in pediatric and orthopedic surgery.

Kirmisson studied medicine at the École de Médecine in Paris, and later worked as an externe under Noël Guéneau de Mussy at the Hôtel-Dieu. In 1879 he earned his medical doctorate, obtaining his agrégation in 1883. He spent the following years as a surgeon of Parisian hospitals, becoming a professor of pediatric surgery and orthopedics at Hôpital des Enfants-Malades in 1901.

In 1890 Kirmisson founded the journal Revue d’orthopédie. In 1903 he became a member of the Académie de Médecine.

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Born
Jul 18, 1848
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Died
Sep 22, 1927

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on July 23, 2013

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