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Presidential Doctors - By President


George Washington   John Bard
· During presidency: operating surgeon
Samuel Bard
· During presidency: assistant surgeon
Gustavus Richard Brown
· After presidency: consultant physician
John Charlton
· During presidency: consultant physician
James Craik
· During presidency: physician
· After presidency: physician
Elisha Cullen Dick
· After presidency: consultant physician
John Jones
· During presidency: Family's physician
· During presidency: primary physician
Adam Kuhn
· During presidency: Family's physician
Charles MacKnight
· During presidency: consultant physician
William Shippen
· During presidency: Family's physician
James Tate
· During presidency: physician
 
John Adams   Nathaniel Perkins
· Before presidency: physician
Benjamin Rush
· Not known when: Family's physician
Joseph Warren
· Before presidency: physician
Benjamin Waterhouse
· After presidency: physician
Nahum Willard
· Before presidency: physician
 
Thomas Jefferson   Benjamin Rush
· During presidency: physician
 
James Madison   Arnold Elzey
· During presidency: primary physician
Charles Everett
· During presidency: consultant physician
John Thomas Shaaf
· During presidency: physician
Thomas Tudor Tucker
· During presidency: physician
 
James Monroe   Charles Everett
· During presidency: physician
· During presidency: Family's physician
· After presidency: physician
Henry Huntt
· During presidency: fconsultant physician
Thomas Sim
· During presidency: physician
Bailey Washington
· During presidency: primary Family's physician
 
John Q. Adams   Henry Huntt
· During presidency: primary physician
William Augustus Newell
· After presidency: primary physician
 
Andrew Jackson   James Crowdhill Hall
· During presidency: operating surgeon
Thomas Harris
· During presidency: operating surgeon
Henry Huntt
· During presidency: primary physician
· During presidency: Family's physician
Philip Syng Physick
· During presidency: consultant physician
Thomas Sim
· Before presidency: physician
· During presidency: primary physician
?? Triplett
· During presidency: assistant surgeon
John C. Warren
· During presidency: physician
 
Martin van Buren   Alonzo Clark
· After presidency: consultant physician
 
William Harrison   Ashton Alexander
· During presidency: physician
James Crowdhill Hall
· During presidency: physician
Frederick May
· During presidency: physician
Thomas Miller
· During presidency: primary physician
Nicholas William Worthington
· During presidency: physician
 
John Tyler   John Jenning Moorman
· During presidency: consultant physician
John Moylan Thomas
· During presidency: primary physician
 
James Polk   Jonathan Messersmith Foltz
· During presidency: consultant physician
James Crowdhill Hall
· During presidency: primary physician
John Jenning Moorman
· During presidency: consultant physician
John Moylan Thomas
· During presidency: primary physician
 
Zachary Taylor   Doctor Willard Bliss
· Before presidency: primary physician
Richard Hoffman Coolidge
· During presidency: consultant physician
James Crowdhill Hall
· During presidency: consultant physician
Robert Crooke Wood
· During presidency: consultant physician
William Maxwell Wood
· During presidency: consultant physician
Alexander Somerville Wotherspoon
· During presidency: primary physician
 
Millard Fillmore  
 
Franklin Pierce   Thomas Miller
· During presidency: Family's physician
 
James Buchanan   William James Chamberlain Du Hamel
· During presidency: primary physician
Jonathan Messersmith Foltz
· During presidency: primary physician
 
Abraham Lincoln   Ezra W. Abbott
· Assassination: consultant physician
Joseph K. Barnes
· Assassination: consultant physician
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
Charles H. Crane
· Assassination: consultant physician
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
Edward Curtis
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
Charles Mason Ford
· Assassination: consultant physician
Charles A. Gatch
· Assassination: consultant physician
James Crowdhill Hall
· Assassination: consultant physician
Anson G. Henry
· Before presidency: physician
Albert Freeman Africanus King
· Assassination: bystander physician
Charles Augustus Leale
· Assassination: bystander surgeon
Charles H. L. Lieberman
· Assassination: consultant physician
John Frederick May
· Assassination: consultant physician
?? Neal
· Assassination: consultant physician
William Augustus Newell
· Before presidency: primary physician
William Morrow Notson
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
Charles Gilman Smith
· After presidency: primary Family's physician
Robert King Stone
· During presidency: primary physician
· Assassination: physician
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
Charles Sabin Taft
· Assassination: bystander physician
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
Beecher Todd
· Assassination: consultant physician
Washington Chew Van Bibber
· During presidency: consultant physician
William Wallace
· Before presidency: primary physician
Joseph Janvier Woodward
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
 
Andrew Johnson   Basil Norris
· During presidency: primary physician
 
Ulysses Grant   Fordyce Barker
· After presidency: consultant ?
John H. Douglas
· After presidency: primary physician
Basil Norris
· During presidency: primary physician
Henry B. Sands
· After presidency: consultant ?
G. F. Shrady
· After presidency: consultant surgeon
 
Rutherford Hayes  
 
James Garfield   David Hayes Agnew
· In the months after shooting (in Washington): consultant physician
· In the months after shooting (in New Jersey): consultant physician
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
Joseph K. Barnes
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
· In the months after shooting (in Washington): consultant physician
· In the months after shooting (in New Jersey): consultant physician
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
Jedediah Hyde Baxter
· Before presidency: primary physician
· During presidency: primary physician
Seth R. Beckwith
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
Doctor Willard Bliss
· Within first day after shooting: primary surgeon
· In the months after shooting (in Washington): primary physician
· In the months after shooting (in New Jersey): primary physician
Silas A. Boynton
· In the months after shooting (in Washington): inside nurse
· In the months after shooting (in New Jersey): inside nurse
· Post-mortem: inside nurse
William James Chamberlain Du Hamel
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
Susan Ann Edson
· Within first day after shooting: inside nurse
· In the months after shooting (in Washington): inside nurse
Charles Mason Ford
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
John H. Girdner
· In the months after shooting (in Washington): consultant physician
Francis M. Gunnell
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
Frank Hastings Hamilton
· In the months after shooting (in Washington): consultant physician
· In the months after shooting (in New Jersey): consultant physician
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
John Brown Hamilton
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
David Low Huntington
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
Daniel Smith Lamb
· Post-mortem: primary dissector
Nathan Smith Lincoln
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
Basil Norris
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
DeWitt Clinton Patterson
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
Joel Pomerene
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
Charles Burleigh Purvis
· Assassination: bystander physician
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
Robert Reyburn
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
· In the months after shooting (in Washington): consultant physician
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
Andrew H. Smith
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
Smith Townshend
· Assassination: bystander physician
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
Philip Skinner Wales
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
Joseph Janvier Woodward
· Within first day after shooting: consultant physician
· In the months after shooting (in Washington): consultant physician
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
 
Chester Arthur   Clarence E. Black
· During presidency: consultant physician
Nathan Smith Lincoln
· During presidency: primary physician
Joseph Janvier Woodward
· During presidency: consultant physician
 
Grover Cleveland   Joseph Decatur Bryant
· During presidency: operating surgeon
· After presidency: consultant surgeon
?? Carnochan
· After presidency: consultant physician
John Frederick Erdman
· During presidency: assisting surgeon
Kasson Gibson
· During presidency: consultant physician
Edward Gamaliel Janeway
· During presidency: consultant physician
William Williams Keen
· During presidency: assisting surgeon
· After presidency: consultant surgeon
William C. Lusk
· After presidency: consultant physician
Robert Maitland O'Reilly
· During presidency: primary physician
George Miller Sternberg
· During presidency: primary physician
William H. Welch
· During presidency: consultant pathologist
Leonard Wood
· During presidency: inside physician
 
Benjamin Harrison   Jedediah Hyde Baxter
· During presidency: primary physician
 
William McKinley   Hermanus Ludwig Baer
· Post-mortem: ?
Newton Bates
· During presidency: primary physician
Charles Cary
· Post-mortem: ?
Joseph Fowler
· Assassination: consultant physician
Harvey Russell Gaylord
· Post-mortem: primary dissector
George McKenzie Hall
· Assassination: bystander physician
Devillo W. Harrington
· Assassination: consultant physician
Edward Gamaliel Janeway
· Assassination: consultant physician
William Waring Johnston
· Assassination: consultant physician
William Pratt Kendall
· Post-mortem: ?
Edward Wallace Lee
· Assassination: assistant surgeon
Edward Cox Mann
· Assassination: medical student
Matthew Derbyshire Mann
· Assassination: primary surgeon
Herman G. Matzinger
· Post-mortem: primary dissector
Charles McBurney
· Assassination: consultant physician
Edward Lyman Munson
· Post-mortem: ?
Herman Mynter
· Assassination: assistant surgeon
William Osler
· During presidency: consultant Family's physician
Roswell Park
· Assassination: consultant surgeon
John Parmenter
· Assassination: assistant surgeon
Presley Marion Rixey
· During presidency: primary physician
· Assassination: primary physician
Burton Thorne Simpson
· Assassination: medical student
George Miller Sternberg
· During presidency: primary physician
Charles G. Stockton
· Assassination: consultant physician
Willis D. Storer
· Assassination: consultant physician
Peter W. Van Peyma
· Assassination: consultant physician
Eugene Wasdin
· Assassination: bystander physician
· Assassination: primary anesthesiologist
Nelson Waltrow Wilson
· Assassination: consultant physician
Leonard Wood
· During presidency: primary physician
 
Theodore Roosevelt   William Clarence Braisted
· During presidency: physician
George J. Cook
· During presidency: ?
Cary Travers Grayson
· During presidency: physician
Henry C. Jameson
· During presidency: ?
Alec Lambert
· After presidency: physician
· Before presidency: physician
George A. Lung
· During presidency: physician
Robert Maitland O'Reilly
· During presidency: ?
John H. Oliver
· During presidency: operating surgeon
William Osler
· During presidency: consultant Family's physician
James Chambers Pryor
· During presidency: physician
James Julius Richardson
· During presidency: ?
Presley Marion Rixey
· During presidency: primary physician
· During presidency: operating surgeon
Newton Melman Shaffer
· During presidency: ?
Edward R. Stitt
· During presidency: ?
J. F. Urie
· During presidency: ?
William Holland Wilmer
· During presidency: consultant physician
 
William Taft   ? Davis
· During presidency: physician
Matthew A. DeLaney
· During presidency: primary physician
Cary Travers Grayson
· During presidency: physician
Thomas Leidy Rhoads
· During presidency: physician
? Richardson
· During presidency: physician
Nathaniel Yorke-Davies
· Before presidency: consultant physician
 
Woodrow Wilson   Edward Parker Davis
· During presidency: consultant physician
George Edmund de Schweinitz
· During presidency: consultant physician
Francis Xavier Dercum
· During presidency: consultant physician
Henry Atwood Fowler
· During presidency: consultant physician
Cary Travers Grayson
· During presidency: primary physician
Charles Horace Mayo
· During presidency: consultant physician
Sterling Ruffin
· During presidency: consultant physician
Edward R. Stitt
· During presidency: consultant physician
Hugh Hampton Young
· During presidency: consultant physician
 
Warren Harding   Joel Thompson Boone
· During presidency: physician
Charles Miner Cooper
· During presidency: consultant physician
Charles E. Sawyer
· During presidency: primary physician
Ray Lyman Wilbur
· During presidency: consultant physician
Hubert Work
· During presidency: consultant physician
 
Calvin Coolidge   Joel Thompson Boone
· During presidency: physician
James Francis Coupal
· During presidency: primary physician
Charles E. Sawyer
· During presidency: primary physician
 
Herbert Hoover   Joel Thompson Boone
· During presidency: primary physician
 
Franklin Roosevelt   Charles F. Behrens
· During presidency: physician
Joel Thompson Boone
· During presidency: physician
Howard Gerald Bruenn
· During presidency: primary physician
Paul F. Dickens
· During presidency: consultant physician
Robert Edwin Duncan
· During presidency: physician
John Harper
· During presidency: physician
Frank Howard Lahey
· During presidency: consultant physician
Maxwell Maltz
· During presidency: consultant surgeon
Ross T. McIntire
· During presidency: primary physician
James E. Paullin
· During presidency: consultant physician
 
Harry Truman   Wallace Graham
· During presidency: primary physician
 
Dwight Eisenhower   George Gregory Burkley
· During presidency: physician
Leonard D. Heaton
· During presidency: operating surgeon
Thomas W. Mattingly
· During presidency: consultant physician
Byron Edward Pollock
· During presidency: consultant physician
George M. Powell
· During presidency: consultant physician
Isador Ravdin
· During presidency: consultant physician
John A. Sheedy
· During presidency: consultant physician
Howard McCrum Snyder
· During presidency: primary physician
Paul Dudley White
· During presidency: consultant physician
 
John Kennedy   Walter C. Alvarez
· Before presidency: consultant physician
Elmer C. Bartels
· Before presidency: consultant physician
J. Thornton Boswell
· Post-mortem: consultant dissector
George Gregory Burkley
· During presidency: primary physician
Kemp Clark
· During presidency: consultant surgeon
Eugene Cohen
· Before presidency: consultant physician
Daniel Davis
· Before presidency: consultant physician
John H. Ebersole
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
Pierre Finck
· Post-mortem: consultant physician
Robert Grossman
· During presidency: consultant surgeon
? Hensen
· Before presidency: operating surgeon
James J. Humes
· Post-mortem: consultant dissector
Max "Feel Good" Jacobson
· During presidency: primary physician
Sara Jordan
· Before presidency: consultant physician
Frank Howard Lahey
· Before presidency: consultant physician
William P. Murphy
· Before presidency: physician
Ephraim Shorr
· Before presidency: consultant physician
Janet Graeme Travell
· During presidency: primary physician
Philip D. Wilson
· Before presidency: operating surgeon
James M. Young
· During presidency: physician
 
Lyndon Johnson   Howard Burchell
· Before presidency: consultant physician
James C. Cain
· Before presidency: consultant physician
· During presidency: consultant physician
· After presidency: consultant physician
J. Willis Hurst
· Before presidency: consultant physician
· During presidency: consultant physician
· After presidency: consultant physician
James M. Young
· During presidency: physician
 
Richard Nixon   (unknown) Driscoll
· After presidency: consultant physician
Eldon Hickman
· After presidency: operating surgeon
Charles Hufnagel
· After presidency: consultant physician
John C. Lungren
· After presidency: primary physician
Richard Starr Ross
· After presidency: consultant physician
John Spittell
· After presidency: consultant physician
 
Gerald Ford   Richard Hayden
· After presidency: surgeon
William Lukash
· During presidency: primary physician
Robert Schwartzman
· After presidency: physician
Carole Thomas
· After presidency: physician
 
James Carter  
 
Ronald Reagan   Benjamin L. Aaron
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: operating surgeon
David Adelbery
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: assistant surgeon
J. Randolph Beahrs
· During presidency: operating surgeon
Robert Beart
· During presidency: consultant physician
Ralph Bookman
· Before presidency: consultant physician
Kathleen Cheney
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: assistant surgeon
Loyal Davis
· Before presidency: consultant physician
E. Paul Didier
· During presidency: primary anesthesiologist
Michael Ebersold
· After presidency: operating surgeon
Kevin Ehrhart
· After presidency: operating physician
George M. Farrow
· During presidency: consultant pathologist
David Gens
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: consultant surgeon
Bimal Ghosh
· During presidency: assistant surgeon
Joseph M. Giordano
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: consultant surgeon
John E. Hutton
· During presidency: assistant surgeon
· During presidency: primary physician
William A. Knaus
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: consultant physician
Manfred Lichtman
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: primary anesthesiologist
Lawrence C. Mohr
· During presidency: physician
George Morales
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: primary anesthesiologist
Dennis O'Leary
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: consultant physician
William O'Neill
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: consultant surgeon
Dale Oller
· During presidency: operating surgeon
G. Wesley Price
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: consultant surgeon
Stephen Rettke
· During presidency: primary anesthesiologist
John Reynolds
· Before presidency: primary physician
S. David Rockoff
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: consultant radiologist
Daniel Ruge
· During presidency: primary physician
Lee Smith
· During presidency: assistant surgeon
T. Burton Smith
· Before presidency: operating surgeon
· During presidency: primary physician
Samuel Spagnolo
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: consultant physician
Thoralf M. Sundt Jr.
· After presidency: operating surgeon
Richard Taw
· Before presidency: consultant physician
Charles Taylor
· Before presidency: consultant physician
Carmelita Tuazon
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: consultant physician
David C. Utz
· During presidency: operating surgeon
Jack E. Zimmerman
· During presidency, connected with assassination attempt: consultant physician
 
George Bush   Burton Lee III
· During presidency: primary physician
Lawrence C. Mohr
· During presidency: physician
Benjamin Orman
· During presidency: physician
Allen M. Ross
· During presidency: consultant physician
 
William Clinton   Kelsy J. Caplinger III
· Before presidency: consultant physician
Andrew G. Kumpuris
· Before presidency: consultant physician
Lawrence C. Mohr
· During presidency: physician
E. "Connie" Moriano
· During presidency: primary physician
Anthony L. Pucillo
· After presidency: consultant physician
Susan M. Santa Cruz
· Before presidency: consultant physician
Craig R. Smith
· After presidency: operating surgeon
Joshua Sonett
· After presidency: operating surgeon
James Yee Suen
· Before presidency: consultant physician
Richard Tubb
· During presidency: physician
Ronald Wallach
· After presidency: specialist physician
 
George W. Bush   John Andrew Harris
· Before presidency: consultant dentist
Richard Tubb
· During presidency: primary physician
 
Barack Obama   Jeff Kuhlmann
· During presidency: primary physician
David L. Scheiner
· Before presidency: primary physician
Richard Tubb
· During presidency: primary physician
 

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