Topdoctors Awards Top Doctors
2018

Dr Brian O´Connor

Pulmonologist in
London

MB BCH BAD MRCP MD FRCP

See 30 Verified patient reviews

Dr Brian O´Connor areas of expertise:

Professional statement

Dr Brian O'Connor is a leading consultant in general and respiratory medicine based in London. Having graduated in Dublin in 1980, where he completed his general medical training, he passed the entrance exam to become fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland in 1984 before taking up residence in London. There, he completed his specialist training in respiratory medicine at the reputable Royal Brompton Hospital,  where he set up a cutting edge clinical research facility researching new treatments for airwave diseases, completing an MD thesis investigating airway inflammation and asthma.

Committed to research as well as education, he was appointed Senior Lecturer at the National Heart and Lung Institute, the same year he became Consultant in Respiratory Medicine at the Royal Brompton Hospital. In 1997, he continued his clinical research at King's College School of Medicine, becoming Consultant Respiratory Physician at King's College Hospital until 2008, when he took up full time private practice. He launched the London Chest Clinic in 2009, aiming to tailor healthcare management for patients who want to take charge of their own health whether insured or not. At the forefront of his field, he has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals, edited and written chapters for books, as well as taking part in scientific meetings on the international stage. An active member of the international respiratory community, he frequently attends meetings and conferences. With expertise in all aspects of respiratory medicine, he takes a special interest in the treatment and management of airwaves diseases, asthma, smoking-related lung disease, lung cancer, lung infections, and much more. Dedicated to his patients, he always aims to provide the best possible bespoke care for each individual case.

  • Bedside manner
  • Friendliness of the staff
  • Wait time
  • Facility's features

All reviews are from patients verified by Top Doctors.


Patient reviews

Verified Patient
28/05/2022

Would you recommend this doctor?

  • Bedside manner
  • Friendliness of the staff
  • Wait time
  • Facility's features

Patients comments

Really thorough at history taking. It feels like you are in the right hands.

Verified Patient
03/05/2022

Would you recommend this doctor?

  • Bedside manner
  • Friendliness of the staff
  • Wait time
  • Facility's features

Patients comments

Was late, and i never received results even though i paid for them, i could elaborate more and may do so at a later date

Verified Patient
31/03/2022

Would you recommend this doctor?

  • Bedside manner
  • Friendliness of the staff
  • Wait time
  • Facility's features

Patients comments

Knowledgable doctor with excellent people skills. He listens to you throughly and addresses every concern you may have. Many available appointments in order to reduce waiting times. I am very satisfied. This was my 2nd visit to Dr O’Connor.

Verified Patient
13/03/2022

Would you recommend this doctor?

  • Bedside manner
  • Friendliness of the staff
  • Wait time
  • Facility's features

Patients comments

I took my father to see Dr. O'Connor with regards to a long standing health issue that nobody was able to diagnose. Extremely knowledgeable doctor, who listens and analyses very thoroughly the patient's history. I would happily bring my father to the UK again for a check up.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

Source: All information contained on this page as well as office hours available, are provided directly by the doctor who has the ability to update them at all times in order to keep the information as accurate as possible.
This website uses our own and third-party Cookies to compile information with the aim of improving our services, to show you advertising related to your preferences as well analysing your browsing habits. You can change your settings HERE.