Lives of the fellows

Sigismund Sutro

b.December 1815 d.19 February 1886
MD Munich(1840) FRCP(1873)

Sigismund Sutro, a Bavarian by birth, studied medicine at Munich and Heidelberg. Having taken the M.D. degree of the former University in 1840, and a German State Diploma in 1842, he settled in London and was granted British nationality. He held an early appointment at the Western Dispensary. Connected with the German Hospital as physician and consulting physician for some forty years, he became known personally to almost the entire German community in London, in which he took a deep fatherly interest. Sutro was the author of articles on German spas and German medicine.

G H Brown

[Lancet, 1886; B.M.J., 1886]

(Volume IV, page 219)

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