Meet Nicholas J. Connors, MD
Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon | Fellowship Trained in Foot & Ankle Surgery
Dr. Nicholas Connors has served the community of Charlotte County since 1996. He joined Advanced Orthopedic Center in 1999. Dr. Connors is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, fellowship trained in adult reconstructive joint surgery. His practice focuses on all hip and knee replacement surgeries including the difficult revision/redo surgeries. Currently he performs many of his joint replacements using the MAKOplasty® robotic technology.
Dr. Connors earned his medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis and completed his residency program at the University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital. He received additional orthopedic training by completing a fellowship in adult reconstructive joint surgery at the University of Florida in Gainesville. Dr. Connors is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and is conversational in Spanish.
Dr. Connors was the first surgeon in Charlotte County to introduce and perform and minimally invasive total hip replacement surgery. He was the first surgeon in Charlotte County offering a reduced pain and accelerated recovery technique, making it possible for patients to leave the hospital in 1 to 2 days after surgery. Also, Dr. Connors is the most experienced surgeon in all of southwest Florida performing Mako robotic partial and total knee replacements, as well as robotic total hip replacements. He has been performing Mako robotic joint replacements since 2010.
- Medical Degree: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
- Orthopedic Surgery Residency: University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL
- Fellowship: Adult Reconstructive Joint Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL