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Biographical entry Faulkner, Ebenezer Ross (1876 - 1939)

MRCS 9 November 1905; FRCS 13 June 1907; MD Dalhousie 1901; LRCP 1905.

29 May 1939
New York, USA
ENT surgeon


Born in 1876, he graduated MD at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, and came to London, where he took postgraduate courses at University College, King's College, and St Thomas's Hospitals. He settled in practice at New York as a specialist in diseases of the ear, throat, and nose. From 1922 to 1925 he was a member of the staff at the New York Policlinic Medical School and Hospital, and was afterwards surgical director of the Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital. He died of coronary thrombosis on 29 May 1939 at 570 Park Avenue, New York.

Inflammatory affections of frontal, ethmoid, and sphenoid sinuses, contributed to Nose, Throat, and Ear, edited by C Jackson and G M Coates, Philadelphia, 1929. The intranasal sinus operation, with special instruments. Laryngoscope, 1920, 30, 115.
A new method of exposing the pituitary. Ibid. p. 750.
The treatment of intranasal suppuration. New York State med J. 1921, 21, 118.

Sources used to compile this entry: [J Amer med Ass. 1939, 113, 525].

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