- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Open Referral network
- General ultrasound
- Musculoskeletal ultrasound
Having achived MBChB(HONS) at Leeds University in 1997 I carried out house jobs in Airedale General Hospital and Bradford Royal Infirmary.
I then completed Basic Surgical Training at Lancaster Hospital before joining the Mersey Deanery to complete my higher training in Clinical Radiology in 2001.
I achieved FRCR in 2004 and completed my musculoskeletal radiology training at Royal Liverpool Hospital.
Areas of interest
All aspects of Musculoskeletal radiology;therapeutic soft tissue and joint injections;general and musculoskeletal ultrasound;arthrographic hydrodilatation;image guided barbotage
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Musculokeletal Radiologist at St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust since 2007.
MRI of Rheumatoid Arthritis
R Hodgson, A Grainger, P O’Connor, T Barnes, S Connolly, R Moots Dynamic contrast enhanced MRI of bone marrow oedema in rheumatoid arthritis. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 2008, 67: 270 - 272
Hodgson RJ, Barnes T, Connolly S, Eyes B, Campbell RSD and Moots R. Changes underlying the dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI response to treatment in rheumatoid arthritis. Skeletal Radiology, 2008; 37: 201-207
Connolly S, Ritchie DA, Sinopidis C, Brownson P and Aniq H. Irreducible anterior dislocation of the shoulder due to soft tissue interposition of subscapularis tendon. Skeletal Radiology, 2008; 37: 63-65
Richard J. Hodgson, Sylvia Connolly,Theresa Barnes, Brian Eyes, Robert S.D. Campbell, Robert Moots. Pharmacokinetic modelling of dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI of the hand and wrist in rheumatoid arthritis and the response to anti-tumour necrosis factor-α therapy. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 2007; 58: 482-489
Garvey C, Connolly S. Radiology reporting – where does the radiologist’s duty end? The Lancet, Feb 2006; 367: 443 – 445.
The Effect of Government Alcohol Guidelines on The Drinking Habits of The Public. British Medical Journal, 24 Feb 1996: 312:507 (letter).
Courses offered to GPs
DXA for primary care
Ultrasound of lumps and bumps
- MBChB HONS University of Leeds 1997
- FRCR Royal College f Radiologists 2004
Reference number 4422428
Details of entry to specialist register
- CCT in Clinical Radiology , 2006
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Radiologists
British Society of Skeletal Radiologists
European Society of Skeletal Radiologists
British Medical Ultrasound Society
- Fairfield Independent Hospital
- 13:00 - 16:00
- 01744 739311
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.