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John F. Pohl, M.D.

Specialties

Languages

  • English

Clinical Details

Locations

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 pancreatic insufficiency, cystic fibrosis, and impedance monitoring. He has published gastroenterology articles in multiple medical journals and is an editor for a gastroenterology journal

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Pediatric Gastroenterology
Board Certification 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 (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 an Associate 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 pancreatic insufficiency, cystic fibrosis, and impedance monitoring. He has published gastroenterology articles in multiple medical journals and is an editor for a gastroenterology journal

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 (2012)Clostridium difficile infection and proton pump inhibitor use in hospitalized cystic fibrosis patients  Gastroenterology Research and Practice, 345012
  2. Pohl JF, Limbers C, Kay M, Harman A, Rollins M, Varni (2012)Health-related quality of life in pediatric patients with long-standing pancreatitis  Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, 54(5),657-663
  3. Varni J, Kay M, Limbers C, Franciosi J, Pohl J(2012)PedsQL™ gastrointestinal symptoms module item development: qualitative methods  Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, 54(5),664-671
  4. Deneau M, Wallentine J, Guthery S, O'Gorman M, Bohnsack J, Fluchel M, Bezzant J, Pohl J(2010)Natural killer cell lymphoma in a pediatric patient with inflammatory bowel disease.  Pediatrics, 126(4),e977-81
  5. Pohl J(2010)Nutrition in Cystic Fibrosis  Practical Gastroenterology, 34(3),20-27
  6. Goldsmith B, Pohl JF, Jatla (2009)Painful Swallowing After Herpes Stomatitis.  Clinical Pediatrics,
  7. Larsen R, Galloway D, Wadera S, Kjar D, Hardy D, Mirkes C, Wick L, Pohl J(2009)Safety of propofol sedation for pediatric outpatient procedures.  Clinical Pediatrics, 48(8),819-23
  8. Quiros JA, Heyman MB, Pohl JF, Attard TM, Pieniaszek HJ, Bortey E, Walker K, Forbes W(2009)Safety, Efficacy, and Pharmacokinetics of Balsalazide in Pediatric Patients With Mild-to-Moderate Active Ulcerative Colitis: Results of a Randomized, Double-blind Study.  Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, 49(5),571-579
  9. Pohl J(2009)Mauriac syndrome in a child with a positive antinuclear antibody screen  Gastroenterology Research and Practice, 2009765318
  10. Pohl JF, Mulne A, Chambers LJ, Neese (2008)Extensive venous thrombosis in a pediatric patient with Crohn's disease.  Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 15(6),807-808
  11. Pohl J, Chandra R, Corpuz G, McNeal C, Macfarlane (2008)Hypertriglyceridemia and megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome  Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, 47507-513
  12. Ward E, Easley D, Pohl (2008)Previously unsuspected infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis diagnosed by endoscopy  Digestive Diseases and Sciences, 53946-948
  13. Burwinkle T, Gibson J, Pliego J, Wick L, Coker N, Pohl (2008)Simulation training in a pediatric residency program. Poster Presentation: Faculty Research Colloquium, Texas A&M Health Science Center, Temple. TX 3/19/2008  Texas Medicine, 10449-53
  14. Varni JW, Lane MM, Burwinkle TM, Fontaine EN, Youssef NN, Schwimmer JB, Pardee PE, Pohl JF, Easley D(2006)Health-related quality of life in pediatric patients with irritable bowel syndrome: a comparative analysis.  Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, 27(6),451-8
  15. Padon A, Ostadian M, Wright C, Easley D, Crisp D, Pohl (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  Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, 42572-575
  16. Pohl J, Cantrell (2006)Gastrointestinal and nutritional issues in cerebral palsy  Practical Gastroenterology, 30(5),14-22
  17. Pediatric Obesity Prevention Study Study [Pohl J, O’Rear 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?  Texas Medicine, 10247-57
  18. Guthery SL, Pohl JF, Bucuvalas JC, Alonso MH, Ryckman FC, Balistreri WF, Heubi J(2003)Bone mineral density in long-term survivors following pediatric liver transplantation.  Liver Transplantation, 9(4),365-70
  19. Pohl J, Easley (2003)Pancreatic insufficiency in children  Practical Gastroenterology, 2738-48
  20. Pohl JF, Melin-Aldana H, Sabla G, Degen JL, Bezerra J(2001)Plasminogen deficiency leads to impaired lobular reorganization and matrix accumulation after chronic liver injury.  American Journal of Pathology, 159(6),2179-86
  21. Pohl JF, Shub MD, Trevelline EE, Ingebo K, Silber G, Rayhorn N, Holve S, Hu (1999)A cluster of microvillous inclusion disease in the Navajo population.  Journal of Pediatrics, The, 134(1),103-6

Review

  1. Patel AS, Pohl JF, Easley D(2003)What's new: proton pump inhibitors and pediatrics.  Pediatrics in Review, 24(1),12-5

Case Report

  1. Wood B, Pearson N, Crisp M, Neese P, Pohl J(2009)Pseudoaneurysm formation after ultrasound-guided liver biopsy in an obese child.  Southern Medical Journal, 102(4),432-4
  2. Schierling S, Snyder SK, Custer M, Pohl JF, Easley (2008)Magnet ingestion.  Journal of Pediatrics, The, 152(2),294-4
  3. Pohl JF, Hughes C, Farrell M(2001)Pathology teach and tell: chronic-onset hereditary tyrosinemia type I.  Pediatric Pathology & Molecular Medicine, 20(3),241-4

Poster

  1. Pohl J(2004)Ileal atresia and Hirschsprung’s disease, total colonic aganglionosis  ,

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