Lives of the fellows

Samuel McGuffog

b.? d.15 June 1856
MD Aberd(1804) Ex LRCP(1814)

Samuel McGuffog, M.D., a doctor of medicine of Aberdeen of 10th November, 1804, was admitted an Extra-Licentiate of the College of Physicians 5th December, 1814. "He settled at Constantinople ashysician to the English factory, soon obtained a large practice and raised high the estimation of British medicine. Dr. McGuffog was an accomplished physician: he stood aloof from the intrigues on which most medical practitioners in Constantinople had hitherto relied, and while fulfilling his duties he maintained the rights of his profession and secured proper respect from all classes of the inhabitants." He died at Constantinople 15th June, 1856.

William Munk

(Volume III, page 129)

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