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John F. Pohl, M.D.

Specialties

Languages

  • English

Clinical Details

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
(801) 662-2900 PCH Outpatient Services at Riverton
3773 West 12600 South
Riverton, UT 84065
(801) 662-2900 Primary Children's Hospital
Pediatric Gastroenterology
100 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113

Bio

Dr. John F. Pohl received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas, completed his Pediatric residency at Phoenix Children´s Hospital / Maricopa Medical Center, and completed his Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. He was on the faculty at Texas A&M Health Science Center for 8 years until taking faculty position at the University of Utah in 2009. Dr. Pohl is board-certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Gastroenterology.

He is currently a Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Utah and is director of clinical operations for the division of pediatric gastroenterology. He staffs the pediatric cystic fibrosis clinic at Primary Children’s Medical Center.

His clinical and research interests include pancreatitis and cystic fibrosis. He has published many gastroenterology journal articles and book chapters. He is an editor for a gastroenterology journal and is the chief editor for the textbook "Pediatric Gastroenterology: A Color Handbook" (Taylor & Francis Publishing).

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Pediatric Gastroenterology
Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)
American Board of Pediatrics (Sub: Ped Gastroenterology)

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Pediatric Gastroenterology
Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)
American Board of Pediatrics (Sub: Ped Gastroenterology)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 662-2900 Primary Children's Hospital
PCMC- Division of Pediatric GI
100 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113

Academic Bio

Dr. John F. Pohl received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas, completed his Pediatric residency at Phoenix Children´s Hospital / Maricopa Medical Center, and completed his Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. He was on the faculty at Texas A&M Health Science Center for 8 years until taking faculty position at the University of Utah in 2009. Dr. Pohl is board-certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Gastroenterology.

He is currently a Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Utah and is director of clinical operations for the division of pediatric gastroenterology. He staffs the pediatric cystic fibrosis clinic at Primary Children’s Medical Center.

His clinical and research interests include cystic fibrosis and pediatric pancreatitis. He has published gastroenterology articles in multiple medical journals, has published many book chapters related to pediatric GI disease, and is an editor for a gastroenterology journal.

He is the editor of the textbook "Pediatric Gastroenterology: A Color Atlas" (Taylor and Francis, UK).

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Pediatric Gastroenterology
Fellow
Residency Phoenix Childrens Hospital/Maricopa Med. Center
Pediatrics
Resident
Professional Medical University of Texas Medical Branch
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate Texas Christian University
Biology
B.A.

Publications

Selected Provider Publications

Journal Article

  1. Pohl JF, Zobell J, Lin E, Korgenski EK, Crowell K, MacKay M, Richman A, Larsen C, Chatfield B (4/19/2012). Clostridium difficile infection and proton pump inhibitor use in hospitalized cystic fibrosis patients. Gastroenterol Res Pract, 345012.
  2. Pohl JF, Limbers C, Kay M, Harman A, Rollins M, Varni J (04/12/2012). Health-related quality of life in pediatric patients with long-standing pancreatitis. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, 54(5), 657-663.
  3. Varni J, Kay M, Limbers C, Franciosi J, Pohl JF (04/19/2012). PedsQL™ gastrointestinal symptoms module item development: qualitative methods. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, 54(5), 664-671.
  4. Deneau M, Wallentine J, Guthery S, OGorman M, Bohnsack J, Fluchel M, Bezzant J, Pohl JF (2010). Natural killer cell lymphoma in a pediatric patient with inflammatory bowel disease. Pediatrics, 126(4), e977-81.
  5. Pohl JF (04/15/2010). Nutrition in Cystic Fibrosis. Practical Gastroenterol, 34(3), 20-27.
  6. Goldsmith B, Pohl JF, Jatla M (2009). Painful Swallowing After Herpes Stomatitis. Clin Pediatr (Phila).
  7. Larsen R, Galloway D, Wadera S, Kjar D, Hardy D, Mirkes C, Wick L, Pohl JF (2009). Safety of propofol sedation for pediatric outpatient procedures. Clin Pediatr (Phila), 48(8), 819-23.
  8. Quiros JA, Heyman MB, Pohl JF, Attard TM, Pieniaszek HJ, Bortey E, Walker K, Forbes WP (2009). Safety, Efficacy, and Pharmacokinetics of Balsalazide in Pediatric Patients With Mild-to-Moderate Active Ulcerative Colitis: Results of a Randomized, Double-blind Study. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, 49(5), 571-579.
  9. Pohl JF (2009). Mauriac syndrome in a child with a positive antinuclear antibody screen. Gastroenterol Res Pract, 2009, 765318.
  10. Pohl JF, Mulne A, Chambers LJ, Neese P (2008). Extensive venous thrombosis in a pediatric patient with Crohn's disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis, 15(6), 807-808.
  11. Pohl J, Chandra R, Corpuz G, McNeal C, Macfarlane R (2008). Hypertriglyceridemia and megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, 47, 507-513.
  12. Ward E, Easley D, Pohl J (2008). Previously unsuspected infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis diagnosed by endoscopy. Dig Dis Sci, 53, 946-948.
  13. Burwinkle T, Gibson J, Pliego J, Wick L, Coker N, Pohl J (2008). Simulation training in a pediatric residency program. Poster Presentation: Faculty Research Colloquium, Texas A&M Health Science Center, Temple. TX 3/19/2008. Tex Med, 104, 49-53.
  14. Varni JW, Lane MM, Burwinkle TM, Fontaine EN, Youssef NN, Schwimmer JB, Pardee PE, Pohl JF, Easley DJ (2006). Health-related quality of life in pediatric patients with irritable bowel syndrome: a comparative analysis. J Dev Behav Pediatr, 27(6), 451-8.
  15. Padon A, Ostadian M, Wright C, Easley D, Crisp D, Pohl J (2006). Dihydroergotamine and intestinal ischemia in a child with cyclic vomiting syndrome. Poster Presentation: Dihydroergotamine associated intestinal ischemia in a child. North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, 10/20/2006. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, 42, 572-575.
  16. Pohl J, Cantrell A (2006). Gastrointestinal and nutritional issues in cerebral palsy. Practical Gastroenterol, 30(5), 14-22.
  17. Pediatric Obesity Prevention Study Study Pohl J, ORear J, Rajab H, Watts M, Kim H, Booth T, Kjar D, Wilson D, Anding J, Wong W, Butte N, Grimes R, Varni J, Olvera N, Bush J, Burwinkle T, Klish W (2006). Pediatric obesity in Texas: does the Texas Public School Nutrition Policy affect child nutrition? Tex Med, 102, 47-57.
  18. Guthery SL, Pohl JF, Bucuvalas JC, Alonso MH, Ryckman FC, Balistreri WF, Heubi JE (2003). Bone mineral density in long-term survivors following pediatric liver transplantation. Liver Transpl, 9(4), 365-70.
  19. Pohl J, Easley D (2003). Pancreatic insufficiency in children. Practical Gastroenterol, 27, 38-48.
  20. Pohl JF, Melin-Aldana H, Sabla G, Degen JL, Bezerra JA (2001). Plasminogen deficiency leads to impaired lobular reorganization and matrix accumulation after chronic liver injury. Am J Pathol, 159(6), 2179-86.
  21. Pohl JF, Shub MD, Trevelline EE, Ingebo K, Silber G, Rayhorn N, Holve S, Hu D (1999). A cluster of microvillous inclusion disease in the Navajo population. J Pediatr, 134(1), 103-6.

Review

  1. Patel AS, Pohl JF, Easley DJ (2003). What's new: proton pump inhibitors and pediatrics. [Review]. Pediatr Rev, 24(1), 12-5.

Case Report

  1. Wood B, Pearson N, Crisp M, Neese P, Pohl JF (2009). Pseudoaneurysm formation after ultrasound-guided liver biopsy in an obese child. South Med J, 102(4), 432-4.
  2. Schierling S, Snyder SK, Custer M, Pohl JF, Easley D (2008). Magnet ingestion. J Pediatr, 152(2), 294-4.
  3. Pohl JF, Hughes C, Farrell MK (2001). Pathology teach and tell: chronic-onset hereditary tyrosinemia type I. Pediatr Pathol Mol Med, 20(3), 241-4.

Poster

  1. Pohl JF (2004). Ileal atresia and Hirschsprung’s disease, total colonic aganglionosis. Poster session presented at Texas Pediatric Society, Dallas, Texas.

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