Al Pokorny, MD


Sinus & Allergy - General & Pediatric Otolaryngology



Dr. Pokorny is a board certified otolaryngologist who came to Spokane after 10 years of solo practice in Park City, Utah. Dr. Pokorny was born and raised in Spokane where he attended Ferris High School. He continued his education at Dartmouth College where he was captain of the Cross-Country team. Then he returned to the Pacific Northwest, graduating with honors from the University of Washington School of Medicine.

After completing his residency in Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery at the University of Utah, Dr. Pokorny chose to stay in Park City, so his sons could compete in ski jumping and nordic combined. While in Utah he served as president of the Summit County Medical Society, president of the Utah Young Physicians, and as a trustee of the Utah Medical Society. He was also active in several non-profit boards, including being the founding president of the local hospital board. He is married to Valerie Logsdon, MD, who served as medical operations officer for the Salt Lake Olympics.