||Dr Connell is a consultant musculoskeletal radiologist at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in London and holds a senior lecturer post with University College London. He has authored 71 publications, including book chapters and educational CD-Roms. He has been an invited speaker at major meetings in 17 different countries.
Dr Connell underwent basic radiology training at The Royal Melbourne Hospital, before undertaking fellowships in intervention (St Mary’s, London), MRI (National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London) and musculoskeletal imaging (Hospital for Special Surgery, New York). He is the past president of the Australasian Musculoskeletal Imaging Group, sits on the editorial board of 5 journals, and he is an instructor on the Erasmus MRI European diploma. He also acts as a specialist advisor for NICE.
Dr Connell was a radiologist at the Sydney Olympics and sits on the BSSR committee for the London 2012 games. He has a long history of imaging and treating elite athletes from the Royal Ballet, UK Athletics and professional football, rugby and cricket clubs.
His current areas of research include spinal intervention, sports injuries and tendon regeneration. Dr Connell has a private practice in Harley Street.