Miklós J Pohl OAM
MBBS (Syd), FRCS (Eng), FRACS, FRACS (Plastics)
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon
Mr Pohl graduated from the University of Sydney and completed his Surgical training in Australia and the United Kingdom, gaining the FRCS and FRACS in General Surgery.
Following further study in Canada and Australia he completed the FRACS in Plastic Surgery.
After a position as Consultant Plastic Surgeon and Senior Surgeon at the Royal Hobart Hospital extending 19 years, Mr Pohl relocated to England in 2002, taking up a Consultant Post in Plastic Surgery at St George’s Hospital London, with a special interest in Melanoma and Skin Oncology.
On his return to Australia he was appointed Head of the Department of Plastic Surgery at the Western Hospital, Footscray in 2007, and has appointments at The Peter MacCallum Centre, Melbourne Skin and Cancer Foundation and the Epworth Freemasons and Epworth Cliveden
Mr Pohl is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, The Royal College of Surgeons of England and a Member of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Australian Hand Surgery Society and is a Clinical Senior Lecturer at the University Of Melbourne.
Civil Honours and Awards
OAM (Order of Australia Medal) 2003 Queen’s Honours List, for services to Medicine and Music
Sydney University Award for Excellence in Community Service 1997
Paul Harris Fellowship (Rotary International) 1997
Life Governor Sydney Hospital 1971
Mr Pohl has a lifelong interest in Music and is an accomplished violinist. He founded the Australian Doctors Orchestra in 1993 and the European Doctors Orchestra in 2004.
A Rotary International Member from 1984 to 2002, he has a continuing interest in working in the Pacific and Asia and has been on 14 tours of duty with Interplast Australia, the Australian Cranio-Facial Unit to Indonesia and The Global Hospital Mt Abu Rajasthan India.