• Born date: 1780-10-12
  • Born in: Aberdeen
  • Death date: 1844-11-14
  • Death in: Edinburgh
John Abercrombie (physician)

John Abercrombie, FRSE, FRCSE, FRCPE (10 October 1780, Aberdeen – 14 November 1844, Edinburgh), was a Scottish physician and philosopher. The Chambers Biographical Dictionary says of him that after Dr James Gregory's death, he was "recognized as the first consulting physician in Scotland".The son of the Reverend George Abercrombie, the minister of East Church, Aberdeen, he was educated at the Grammar School and Marischal College, University of Aberdeen.

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