American doctor and inventor of the first Magnetic Resonance Scanning Machine. In 1977, He became the first person to carry out a full body scan of a human in order to diagnose cancer.
He earned a bachelor's degree in mathematics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1956 and an M.D. degree from
He has been the recipient of many awards including a National Medal of Technology in 1988.
He was born to an Armenian family in New York.
Ben Carson is also an award-winning medical professional.