28 January 2016
ASOHNS congratulates member Dr John Vorrath of Victoria for being appointed a Member of the Order of the Australia (AM in the recent Australia Day Honours.
John was honoured for his "significant service to medicine as an otolaryngologist, and through the invention and development of speciaist surgical instruments."
Among his other achievements, John singlehandedly developed the Voroscope, which changed the face of ENT practice. He developed this instrument over many decades and it is now an indispensible part of ENT practice.