Degree Information: MD (1750)
Countries of Association: Scotland
Further information from the University records:
Addison 1727-1897 reads: Described in the University Minute of 24th October 1750, as "one of the expertest Surgeons in Glasgow , and who was the first person who taught Anatomy in this University, long ago with great applause and success."; caricatured by Tobias Smollett (who served appreniceship with him) as "Potion" in Roderick Random; died 1772.