Comments about Dr Bruce Connolly
Bruce Conolly a specialist hand surgeon at Sydney Hospital was honoured in 2008 with awards by by the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) in Hong Kong.
Prof Conolly has worked extensively overseas with disadvantage communities which would otherwise have been unable to access the expertise of a specialist hand surgeon and therapist.
The veteran surgeon of more than 40 years said he was honoured to be presented with the Excellence in Surgery Award in recognition of his outstanding clinical career.
A/Prof Conolly has also been presented with the highly prestigious “Pioneer in Hand Surgery” title by the International Federation of Societies for Surgeries of the Hand, one of only four Australian hand surgeons to receive the award.
He is also responsible for founding the Sydney Hospital Hand Unit, the state’s first specialist referral service for hand injuries.
MBBS, FRCS, FRACS, FACS
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