Doctor Alexander S. Samokhotskiy and his method of healing
by V. A. Bacherikov, PhD
Dr. Alexander Svyatoslavovych Samokhotskiy (1890 – 1986) was a son of Svyatoslav Olimpievich Samokhotskiy, a physician of Nikolayev City Hospital.
Alexander S. Samokhotskiy graduated from the Medical Faculty of the Odessa University, and during the First World War he was a surgeon at the front, and then became Assistant Professor of the Department of Topographical Anatomy at Odessa Medical Institute (now Odessa National Medical University). His idea about the study and the medical use of tanning agents for the treatment of inflammation, sepsis and gangrene probably originated at the fields of the First World War, where certainly was not lacking in such cases….