Mr Connor Green is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon at Children’s University Hospital (Temple Street) and Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital. He graduated from University College Dublin in 2004. Having undertaken his postgraduate training in Trauma and Orthopaedics on the Irish National Orthopaedic Training Programme, he completed a Paediatric and Adult Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Fellowship at Sinai hospital, Baltimore, USA. He then completed a Paediatric Orthopaedic and Scoliosis Fellowship at the world renowned Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, USA.
He specializes in all aspects of Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery including foot and ankle, hip and spine. He is part of the multidisciplinary care team for Spina Bifida and has a special interest in Limb Deformity and Scoliosis. This includes:
Congenital lower limb deformities (eg., congenital femoral deficiency [PFFD], hemihypertrophy, fibular hemimelia, tibial hemimelia, posteromedial tibial bow, congenital dislocation of patella, congenital pterygium of knee, congenital pseudarthrosis)
Other upper and lower limb deformities due to: growth arrest, fractures and infection.
Post-traumatic limb deformities and leg length discrepancies (e.g., malunion)
Skeletal dysplasias (e.g., achondroplasia, hypochondroplasia, spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia, pseudoachondroplasia)
Hip deformity in young adults (Due to Hip Dysplasia, Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis and Trauma)
Joint preservation for arthritis of the hip, knee and ankle