About the Surgeon - Jeff Pokorny, M.D
Pokorny began working in the medical field as an orderly
in the emergency room at the age of 18. He continued
working in the hospital throughout his years in medical
school at North Eastern
Ohio Universities College of Medicine in Rootstown
Ohio. He graduated from medical school as a member of
the Alpha Omega Alpha, the honor society for medical
students. After medical school, he went on to general
and plastic surgery training at St. Louis University
Hospital. Following his plastic surgery training, he did
a fellowship in hand and microsurgery at the University
of New Mexico Health Sciences Center. He also enlisted
in the United States Air Force Reserves and currently
serves at the rank of Major.
After training Dr. Pokorny worked at the Guthrie Clinic in Sayre, Pennsylvania. He served as section chief of plastic surgery for three years at the Guthrie Clinic before moving to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, where he worked at Leber and Banducci Plastic Surgery. Doctor Pokorny moved to North Carolina in August of 2009 and established Carolina Coastal Plastic Surgery.