Kevin O'Connor, MD

Office Address

Department of Neurology 
University of Kentucky Medical Center
KY Clinic, J-401
Lexington, KY 40536-0284

Personal Statement

Before medicine, Dr. Kevin O'Connor pursued European history at Penn State University and the University of Southern Mississippi. After completing his neurology residency at the University of Kentucky, he stayed on at UK as the vascular neurology fellow. His research interests include vascular neurology as well as healthcare provider wellness and burnout. In his overwhelming amount of free time, he enjoys being around his two cats, his wife, and occasionally his dog. 

Medical School

  • 2016, MD, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN


  • 2016 to 2020, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Clinical and Research Interests

Vascular Neurology 

Medical Licensure

Kentucky Medical License


  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Neurology

  • American Heart Association


Housestaff Council

Publications and Abstracts

  • O'Connor K, Meyer V, Chard A, Nagel J, Jones RJ, Bokhart GH, Kunkle WA, Zimmerman SA, Reed DN. The Triple-Negative Test for Alcohol Dependence: A Reliability Study. The American Surgeon. 2016; 82 (6): 120-2.