karl miller, MD, FACS,                  

Assoc. Prof. of Surgery

  • Born 16-03-1958 in Salzburg, Austria
  • Study of Medicine at the University of Innsbruck, M.D. 07-05-1983
  • Internship 1984 - 1985, General Hospital Salzburg
  • 1985 First Aid Medicine 01 10 1985
  • 1989 Oberleutnantarzt (Officer in the Austrian Army)
  • 1991 General Surgeon - Consultant Surgeon
  • Chief Resident at 2nd. Surgical Department, Country Hospital Salzburg, since 01 01 1995
  • Expert Witness of General Surgery 02.05.1996
  • Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Innsbruck, Austria 09 12 1996
  • 1996 onward; Faculty of the European Surgical Institute: Minimal Invasive Techniques in Visceral Surgery and Bariatric Surgery
  • 2001 Head of the Surgical Department Krankenhaus Hallein
  • 2002 International Advisory Board - Saad Hospital Al Khobar
  • 2003 Associate Editor of the Top Journal "Obesity Surgery"
  • 2005 Advisory Board "World Clinics and Hospitals"
  • 2005 IVOW Clinical Advisory Board
  • 2006 Director of the Bariatric Surgery Program of the Paracelsus Private Medical University
  • Faculty at the Sharjah Surgical Institute (SSI) United Arab Emirates for Bariatric Surgery since 2010
  • Associate Editor of the Journal Obesity Facts (European Journal of Obesity) since 2008
  • International Scientific Board of the Journal “Videosurgery and other Miniinvasive Techniques” since 2009
  • Editorial Board Member of Bariatric Times since 2011
  • 2010-2011 President of the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
  • Editorial Board Member of the Journal Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (SOARD) since 2012
  • 2015 President of the 20th World Congress of the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
  • 2015 onward Chief Medical Officer Johnson & Johnson Middle East
  • 2015 onward Consultant Surgeon & Head of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgical Unit, Diakonissen & Wehrle Private Clinic, Salzburg Austria