Patrick M. Connor, MD

Board Certified – American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology

 

A native Floridian, Dr. Connor graduated from Stetson University (DeLand, FL) in 1983. Later that year he married his college sweetheart. He then attended the University of Miami School of Medicine (Miami, FL), and went on to complete his residency training in Obstetrics & Gynecology here in Jacksonville at the University of Florida Health Science Center (now Shands-Jacksonville). In 1991, he began private practice and became a founding partner of North Florida OB/GYN Associates.

He has special interests in Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques, including In-office Procedures for Prevention of Pregnancy (Essure or Adiana) and for Control of Heavy or Abnormal Bleeding utilizing Novasure or Thermachoice Endometrial Ablation Techniques. He is trained in the use of the DaVinci robot and is now using this technique in the performance of Hysterectomies and Myomectomies at Baptist South Hospital. Additional surgical interests include Correction of Pelvic Organ Prolapse Stress and Urinary Incontinence. Nonsurgical interests include Contraceptive Management of Menopausal Symptoms, and trying to help patients with Diminished Sex Drives.

Outside of medicine, he enjoys time at home with his family, reading, and tasting and learning about wine throughout the world. Dr. Connor is married and has three daughters.

Professional Organizations

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Florida Medical Association
Florida Obstetrics and Gynecology Society  
American Association of Gynecological Laparoscopists
Chief, Obstetrical Section, Baptist Medical Center – South (2007-2008)

Community

Dr. Connor has traveled to Fond des Blancs, Haiti to provide gynecologic surgical assistance to the women there through St. Boniface Hospital. 

Personal Philosophy

“Treat patients as he would like to treated; with passion, kindness and compassion.”