Mr. John Barry Conneely, B.Sc., M.Ch., F.R.C.S.I. (Gen.) joined the Mater Private as a Consultant General Surgeon specialising in Digestive Diseases.
He graduated from the National University of Ireland, Galway in 2000 and subsequently completed his surgical training under the auspices of the RCSI, completing the Higher Surgical Training Programme in 2011. Following that, Dr. Conneely undertook a fellowship in Minimally-Invasive Surgery and Bariatric Surgery at the University of Toronto, followed by the completion of a two-year Fellowship in Abdominal Transplantation and Hepato-pancreato-biliary Surgical Oncology at Toronto General Hospital, where he subsequently worked as a Consultant. His subspecialty interests encompass the entire spectrum of foregut and hepato-pancreato-biliary surgery, both in the oncology and non-oncology settings.
He is particularly passionate about the value of minimally-invasive surgery in every context and has trained extensively in the field. Dr. Conneely is committed to developing the excellent minimally-invasive surgery services at the Mater Private Hospital and looks forward in time to the development of metabolic and bariatric services.