Dr Brian O'Connor, Respiratory Specialist

Dr Brian O'Connor MB BCh MD FRCP FRCPI

Respiratory Specialist

Areas of expertise

Recommendations for Dr O'Connor

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Recommended by:

  • by Mr Ben Hunter, Consultant Otolaryngologist, Rhinologist and Facial Plastic Surgeon

  • Address

  • Bupa Cromwell Hospital

    164-178 Cromwell Road, London, GB, SW5 0TU

  • The Lister Hospital

    Chelsea Bridge Road, London, GB, SW1W 8RH

  • Chelsea Outpatient Centre

    280 Kings Road, London, GB, SW3 5AW

  • About Dr Brian O'Connor

    GMC number: 3346329

    Year qualified: 1980

    Place of primary qualification: National University of Ireland

    Dr Brian O'Connor graduated from Dublin in 1980, completed his post graduate general medical training there and passed the examination for membership of Royal College of Physicians of Ireland in 1984. He moved to Royal Brompton Hospital in 1988 to complete his specialist respiratory training and completed an MD thesis on research into airway inflammation and asthma.

    In 1992 Dr O'Connor was appointed as Senior Lecturer at the National Heart and Lung Institute and a Consultant in Respiratory Medicine at Royal Brompton Hospital in London. There he established a leading edge clinical research facility, to investigate new treatment strategies in Airways Disease. In 1997 he relocated to Kings College School of Medicine to continue his clinical research and was appointed Consultant Respiratory Physician at Kings College Hospital until March 2008.

    Dr Brian O’Connor is actively involved with the international respiratory community and is a member of a number of professional organisations overseas and in the UK. He attends regular meetings and international conferences. This demonstrates his dedication and commitment to his patients as he proactively engages with his Consultant peers to keep abreast with new and exiting discovers and treatment in his chosen field of medicine.

    He also shares his wealth of experience and expertise within his community. His on-going commitment to research and development through Respiratory Clinical Trials gives him the platform to publish and present papers in his areas of expertise.

    Areas of expertise

    • Allergy
    • Lung cancer
    • Asthma
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
    • General medicine
    • Emphysema
    • Pneumonia