Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Lake County Records Inventory

Medical Profession Registration Records


Series documents the registration of individuals in compliance with the requirements of relevant Oregon boards of examiners to practice a medical profession in the state. Professions registered include physicians, surgeons, osteopaths, naturopaths, dentists, nurses, druggists, chiropractors, chiropodists, optometrists, and veterinarians. Records include registers, certificates, and licenses. Information includes name of registrant; name of school; graduation date; names of members of the examining board; licensing and recording dates; and licensing or registration numbers.

Records at the Lake County Courthouse, Clerk's Basement North Storage Room:
Optometry Record [with index], vol. 1, 1911-1937 (1 volume);
Record of Dentists' Certificates [with index], vol. 1, 1902-1941 (1 volume);
[Registry Book of Practicing Physicians and Surgeons-includes nurses, dentists, optometrists, naturopaths, and chiropractors-with index], 1889-1972 (1 volume).

State Archives • 800 Summer St. NE • Salem, OR 97310