Dr. Connor specializes in minimally invasive surgeries including arthroscopic reconstruction of the elbow, knee, and shoulder.
Dr. Connor was raised in Hartsville, South Carolina and graduated Cum Laude in Biology from Wake Forest University, where he also played intercollegiate Rugby. He received his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina and completed his surgical internship and orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, where he trained with world-renowned sports surgeon Dr. James Andrews.
He went on to complete a fellowship in orthopaedic sports surgery at the Atlanta Sports Medicine Center where he participated in caring for the Atlanta Falcons of the NFL and Atlanta Thrashers of the NHL.
Atlanta Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center Atlanta, GA 2005
Team Physicians for the Atlanta Falcons of the NFL and Atlanta Thrashers of the NHL
Fellowship in Sports Surgery and Cartilage Restoration
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 2000-2005
Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery
Administrative Chief Resident 2004-2005
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 2000
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 1996-2000
Doctor of Medicine
Casa Artom, Venice, Italy 1994
Minor: Italian Studies, 4.0 GPA
Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC 1992-1996
B.S. in Biology Cum Laude