Dr Brian O'Connor

Dr Brian O'Connor

Respiratory Medicine

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2 specialists

32 years of experience
24 years as a specialist

Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3346329
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    Practices worked at

    The Lister Hospital

    Chelsea Bridge Road, London, United Kingdom, SW1W 8RH
    171 reviews

    Chelsea Outpatient Centre

    280 Kings Road, London, United Kingdom, SW3 5AW
    37 reviews


    Dr Brian O'Connor is a well-respected Consultant in Respiratory and Allergy Medicine with HCA Healthcare at The Lister Hosptial and Chelsea Outpatients Centre. He has a wide range of experience in all areas of respiratory medicine, but his clinical interests include chest infections, asthma and smoking related lung diseases.

    He graduated from Dublin in 1980 with a Medical Degree and completed his basic general medical training. He became a member of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland in 1984 before moving to the UK to further his career. He undertook research into airway inflammation asthma and was aware and MS for his outstanding work, alongside his specialist respiratory training at The Royal Brompton Hospital. In 1992, he was appointed his first Consultant post and as Senior Lecturer at the National Heart and Lung Institute. He has lead pioneering research throughout his career and established a facility to investigate new treatments and strategies in airways disease. in 2008 he left the NHS to focus primarily on private practice. He has been published extensively and has presented at international level. He is a member of the British Thoracic Society and the European Respiratory Society.


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    Special interests

    • Coughs
    • Emphysema
    • Shortness of Breath
    • Chest Infections
    • Chest Pain
    • Pneumonia
    • Allergic Airways Disease
    • Asthma
    • Chronic Bronchitis
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    • MD
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    • FRCPI
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    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 2 doctors for:

    Respiratory Medicine

    Ms Romana Kuchai
    Ms Romana Kuchai
    Ear Nose & Throat Surgery


    Excellent Colleague and physician

    For specialty: Respiratory Medicine
    For conditions: Sleep Disorders, Asthma, Emphysema
    For procedures: Video Consultation
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Mr David Selvadurai
    Mr David Selvadurai
    Ear Nose & Throat Surgery


    Very experienced respiratory and general medicine opinion, great for the most complex conditions.

    For specialty: Respiratory Medicine
    For conditions: Lung Infection or Chest Infection
    Connection: I have referred patients to them
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