Dr. J.H. Cyriax 1904-1985
° London 1904 ,
"Father of Orthopaedic Medicine"
Went to University College School Gonville, Caius College Cambridge and St Thomas's Hospital Medical School London
Qualified in Medicine in 1929
Proceeded to MD(Cantab) in 1938; MRCP in 1954; awarded the Heberden Prize in 1943.
From 1949 to 1969 consultant in Orthopaedic Medicine at St. Thomas Hospital London
Honorary Fellow of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy in 1980
From 1975: Visiting Professor of Orthopaedic Medicine to the University of Rochester, New York
Textbook of Orthopaedic Medicine volume I and II ; 1947/ Eight edition in 1982
Osteopathy and Manipulation 1949
The Slipped Disc 1980
Cervical Spondylosis 1971
Manipulation Past and Present 1975
Illustrated Manual of Orthopaedic Medicine 1983