Abu Al-Qasim Al-Zahrawi (1030-1106 A.D.)

The most brilliant and outstanding surgeon both in the Arab World and Europe.  He was the first to write books of surgery.  Al-Zahrawi’s genious was not only in surgery but also in medicine and its equipment.  He invented several surgical instruments.  His books were translated into many languages such as Latin, Hebrew French and Italian.

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