Dr. Paul O’Connor

Dr. Paul O’Connor

Paul is originally from Schull in Co.Cork.

Paul initially completed an Honours Degree in Applied Science and Forensic Measurement in The University of Teeside, in the United Kingdom before moving to a career in Medicine.

He graduated from the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin in 2004 and subsequently worked in General Medicine and General Surgery in Waterford Regional Hospital. Paul then moved to Perth, Western Australia to work in Royal Perth, and Swan District Hospitals as a Senior House Officer in General Medicine, Cardiology, Respiratory and Emergency Medicine.

Paul completed his General Practice Specialist training in The North East, working in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda, Our Ladys Hospital, Navan, and Cavan General Hospital. During his training, he completed rotations in Emergency Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, General Medicine and Paediatrics. He also Completed 2 years General Practice placement in Practices in Meath and Louth.

Paul has the following Postgraduate Qualifications

  • MB, BCh, BAO (LRCP & SI)
  • Certificate in Palliative Care
  • Diploma in Childrens Health
  • Certificate in the Management of Diabetes in Primary Care
  • Minor Surgical Training (RCGP UK)
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease Foundation Course

Paul’s areas of special interest include, the Management of Diabetes, Minor Surgery, Travel Health and Vaccination, Health Promotion and Sexual Health screening and diagnosis.

He is a member of both the Irish Medical Council’s Specialist Register in General Practice and of the Irish College of General Practitioners

Paul is married to Aymie and they have 2 daughters Eva and Cara.

When Paul is not working he enjoys sailing, fishing and spending time with his family.