Dr György Bátorophthalmologist, department head

Dr György Bátor


I am the third child of a family with four children.
I have been married since 1995, my wife, dr. Bátorné dr. Judit Antal is a dispensing chemist. We have a daughter and two sons.


I took my final examinations at Piarist Secondary Grammar School in 1979 in Budapest. I graduated from the General Medical Faculty of Semmelweis Medical University in Budapest.

Special qualifications

  • in Ophthalmology (1990)
  • in Military and Catastrophe Medicine (2001)

Professional Career

  • MÁV Kórház és Központi Rendelőintézet (= MÁV Hospital and Central Medical Centre), Ophthalmology Department from November 1986 to May 1988.
  • Magyar Honvédség Központi Honvédkórház (= Ministry of Defense Hospital Unit) Ophthalmology Department from 1988 to 2002.
  • From 15th March 2002 Szombathely Markusovszky Hospital department head of Ophthalmology Department.

Study Trips

  1. 1991. Switzerland, Kantonspital St. Gallen
  2. 1999. USA, „The University of Miami School of Medicine Bascom Palmar Eye Institute”
  3. 1999. USA, „Miami Baptist Medical Arts Building, Center For Excellence In Eye Care Institute”
  4. 1999. USA, „The University of Miami School of Medicine Bascom Palmar Eye Institute”: „Age-Related Macular Degeneration” course.
  5. 1999. Prague, Moorfields macular course.
  6. 2000. Germany, Klinik für Augenheilkunde der Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  7. 2006. Recklinghausen Augenzentrum

Social Awards

  • May 21 1998 - Award from the Minister of Defence honouring for outstanding efforts in supporting and developing the national defence of the Republic of Hungary
  • 2008 - Managing Director Award of Markusovszky Hospital
  • Member of the National Ethics Commission of the Hungarian Medical Chamber
  • Member of the Regional Ethics Commission of the Hungarian Medical Chamber
  • 2005 - Secular Head of Dr. Batthyány László Christian Medics
  • Member of the Publishing Company of 'Gyógyhírmondó' (= Medical News magazine)