Dr John Bothman



Anatomical Pathology,General Pathology

Phone number

4423 3111

Email: John.Bothman@southernpath.com.au

John graduated in medicine from the University of Sydney in 1973 and completed his training in general pathology in 1981, after spending over twelve months in general practice. John commenced pathology registrar training at ICPMR, Westmead Hospital in 1976.

John was Chairman of the Division of Investigative Medicine at the Launceston General Hospital, Tasmania, and Director of Tamar Pathology in Launceston.

John is a member of the International Academy of Cytology, the International Academy of Pathology and the Australasian Association of Clinical Biochemists. John has been an RCPA Examiner in Anatomical Pathology for several years and in 2005 was also appointed Chief Examiner in General and Clinical Pathology.

John's areas of special interest include; fine needle aspiration cytology, histopathology (with special interest in gastrointestinal pathology and dermatopathology) and general clinical pathology.   He joined the Pathologist Department at Southern.IML Pathology in 1991,