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De-luxe Ear, Nose, & Throat Machine, & Treatment Machine

De-luxe Ear, Nose, & Throat Machine, & Treatment Machine

Manufacturer / Maker: Sorenson Co., New York

Department: History
Date: 1930
Medium: wood, metal, glass
Dimensions:
Overall: 35 x 26 x 60 in. (88.9 x 66 x 152.4 cm)
Classification: Tools and Equipment
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of Dr. Theodore R. Sadock
Object number: PC1987.49.1
DescriptionDe-luxe Ear, Nose, & Throat Machine, & Treatment Machine, made by the Sorenson Co., NY

The Sorenson was considered to be the Rolls Royce of examination equipment for ear, nose and throat conditions. Its motor provided compressed air and suction, lighting and power to the instruments. Dr. Sadock purchased the machine from another New Mexico physician when he opened his Albuquerque office in 1954.
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