Frank M Polack

Physician, Visual Artist

1929 – 2007

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Who was Frank M Polack?

Frank M Polack was an American ophthalmologist, specializing in surgery and treatment of diseases of the eye.

He designed the Polack Forceps for corneal transplants with 2 teeth on either side to make it easier to place the first stitch in a donor button for corneal transplants. He taught many residents at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital's Harkness Eye institute before moving on to Florida.

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Born
Apr 28, 1929
Piura
Also known as
  • Dr. Frank M Polack
Profession
Education
  • National University of San Marcos
Died
Jul 15, 2007
Gainesville

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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