Robertson, Douglas Moray Cooper Argyll

Education

Student United College 1852-1853 Math. 1; M. Phil. 1853-1854 N. Phil.; Exp. Phys.; Chem.; Comp. Anat. & Physiol.; Hum. Anat. & Physiol.; N. Hist.

M.D. 24.10.1857 by examination.

Birth/childhood

Born 1837 son of John Argyll Robertson, physician, Edinburgh and either Anne Lockhart or Elizabeth Wightman. [Doctor]

Attended Edinburgh Institution.

Career

Also studied at Edinburgh, Berlin and Prague Universities. [Edinburgh University, Berlin University, Prague University]

F.R.C.S.E. 1862. F.R.S.E. 1872. LL.D. Edinburgh 1896.

Surgeon, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh 1862 - 1897 (retired). [Doctor]

Specialist in eye surgery. Honorary Surgeon Oculist to the King in Scotland.

Publications. A notable golfer.

Retired to Jersey.

Death

Died in India 3.1.1909.

Sources

  • DNB Supp.
  • Lancet 1909 I 208
  • Cal. Med. Jnl. 1907 - 09 p448
  • Edinburgh Medical Journal 2 1909 159 - 162