Bill Gibson: Pioneering Bionic Ear Surgeon by Tina K Allen

By Tina K Allen

‘Professor invoice Gibson is an exceptional guy, a superb humanitarian and deserving of this well-researched biography approximately his remarkable contribution to medicine.’ - Professor Dame Marie Bashir advert CVO

During his distinctive profession as an ear, nostril and throat health professional, Emeritus Professor invoice Gibson AO won a name as a world-expert in Menière’s illness and cochlear implant surgical procedure. In 1984, he restored the listening to of 2 younger women who have been a number of the first to obtain the commercialised bionic ear, pioneered via Professor Graeme Clark and his crew in Melbourne in 1978.

Three years later Gibson operated on four-year-old Holly McDonell, the youngest baby on this planet to obtain the bionic ear. Over the subsequent a long time, he played greater than 2000 cochlear implant operations, making him probably the most prolific surgeons in his field.

This attention-grabbing biography tells the tale of ways invoice Gibson reworked the lives of millions with the bionic ear.

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