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James Braid (1059)

Profession
Physician
Nationality
Scottish
Born
1795, Rylaw House, Fife
Died
1860, Manchester, England
Short Biography
James Braid (19 June 1795 – 25 March 1860) was a Scottish surgeon and "gentleman scientist". He was a significant innovator in the treatment of club-foot and an important and influential pioneer of hypnotism and hypnotherapy. He is regarded by many as ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • Degree in medicine, University of Edinburgh
Appointments & Honors
  • Private practice of medicine, Manchester Within five weeks after a mesmerist had given a stage demonstration at Man-