Princess Vera Gedroits Other names Vera Gedroyts, Vera Gedroitz, Vera Gedröitz, Vera Giedroyć, Vyera Ignat'yevna Gyedroycz
Years active 1900–1932
Pen name Sergei Gedroits
Princess Vera Ignatievna Gedroits (Russian: Ве́ра Игна́тьевна Гедро́йц, [ˈvʲɛrə ɪɡˈnatʲjɪvnə ɡʲɪˈdrojts] was a Russian doctor of medicine and author. She was the first female military surgeon in Russia, the first female professor of surgery, and the first woman to serve as a physician in the Imperial Palace of Russia.
Russian surgeon, professor, poet, and author