Our physicians Dr. Craig Colville and John Zavell. Certifications include the American Board of Plastic Surgery, The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
The Hippocratic Oath is perhaps the most widely known of Greek medical texts, written in the late century BC probable by Hippocrates of Cos 370 BC) or one of his students. This copy of the transcript is currently the best available replica.
Hippocrates of Cos or Hippokrates of Kos ( c. 460 BC – c. 370 BC) was an ancient Greek physician. He is referred to as the father of western medicine. He is first person to believe that diseases were caused naturally, not because of superstition and gods.
The Hippocratic Oath is an oath historically taken by physicians. It is one of the most widely known of Greek medical texts. In its original form, it requires a new physician to swear, by a number of healing gods, to uphold specific ethical standards. The Oath is the earliest expression of medical ethics in the Western world, establishing several principles of medical ethics which remain of paramount significance today.