The Global Exchange Conference Presenter -Mel Pohl - Portrait

Mel Pohl

Mel Pohl, MD, DFASAM is a Family Practitioner and the Senior Medical Consultant to the Pain Recovery Program at The Pointe Malibu Recovery Center in Malibu, California.

 He is certified by the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM), and a Distinguished Fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM).   Dr. Pohl is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the U of Nevada School of Medicine. 

 He is author of several books including A Day Without Pain and The Pain AntidoteStop Suffering from Chronic Pain, Avoid Addiction to Painkillers, and Reclaim Your Life from DaCapo Press.

Dr. Pohl is a sought-after public speaker and filmed a special for PBS called “The Pain Antidote” which aired in local markets at the end of August 2015.