Dr. Kathleen Connell, MD

Dr. Kathleen Connell, MD

Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Kathleen Connell, MD is a female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery specialist in Aurora, CO and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from State University Of New York Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery and obstetrics & gynecology.Read her story

1635 Aurora Ct

Aurora, CO 80045

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Top Care Areas

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Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
very high
more than 99% of peers
Uterine Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Connell's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Connell "Dr. Kathleen A. Connell received her medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical College of Medicine in 1996. She went on to complete a fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery in 2003 at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center. In 2004, she was board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and in 2013 became one of the first doctors in Colorado to become board-certified in Urogynecology. Dr. Connell's practice focuses on the female pelvic system with special medical interests in pelvic organ prolapse, incontinence, reconstructive pelvic surgery. As a leader in the field of urogynecology, Dr. Connell participates in a number of professional organizations, including as a fellow of American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and a member of American Urogynecologic Society and the Society for Gynecologic Investigation. She is passionate about advancing scientific research in the field of female pelvic medicine, running the Anschutz Medical Campus science laboratory for University of Colorado Hospital where she leads the OB/GYN department's clinical and translational research. Dr. Connell's own research focuses on the effects of aging and other women's issues on pelvic support, with the ultimate goal of preventing pelvic organ prolapse and developing new treatment options. Outside of her practice at UC Urogynecology, Dr. Connell enjoys spending time with her husband and three children, traveling, hiking and skiing."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Connell "I believe that it is my responsibility to provide women with the most up to date medical knowledge and treatment options available for their condition(s), and to engage them in all aspects of their medical decision making so that they can decide which tre"

2  Specialties

  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

2  Board Certifications

  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

44  Conditions Treated


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22  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colpopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pap Smear
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • State University Of New York
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • State University Of New York Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • SUNY Health Science Center @ Brooklyn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Montefiore) Program
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Connell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Connell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Connell to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Connell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I was seen by Dr. Connell in November and asked to come back for a bladder study. I scheduled it for Jan/Feb and then the machine broke and the staff said they would call me to reschedule. Her staff actually told me not to call back, they would call me. No one ever called so I finally called in May...more
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Hello, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We are following up on feedback like yours to improve the patient experience at our practice. Technology's role in medicine has advanced many treatments, but there are times when our machines require service in order to function properly and ensure accurate test results. Please know we take this feedback very seriously and I'm personally available to discuss it further at (720) 505-5063. Thank you, Dr. Kathleen Connell

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Should be ashamed. I went to her for help in trying to start a family and managing my symptoms. Not only did I wait a half hour past my appt time but she didn't have any of the 60 pages of records I had faxed over and called and confirmed she got before my appt. She did a minor exam and gave me...more
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Hello, Thank you for sharing. Feedback is important to us as we continue to make strides towards enhancing the patient experience. Unfortunately, there are rare occasions in which physicians are called into emergency situations, or encounter technical difficulties with fax machines and other office technology which can interfere with the high standards we set for ourselves. I would like to take the opportunity to discuss your feedback at (720) 505-5063. Thank you, Kathleen Connell, MD

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