Conor is a graduate of the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin. After completing GP training in Cork and Kerry, he worked in Australia before he returned to Dingle in 1997. His main interests are dermatology, dermoscopy (detailed analysis of moles using a dermoscope), skin surgery, sports medicine and GP education. Conor has qualifications in dermatology from University College Dublin and in dermoscopy from the University of Cardiff. He has attended many workshops on dermoscopy including lectures given by two of the pioneers in this area of dermatology -Professors Iris Zaluadek and Giusseppi Argenziano . In addition Conor and has attended the annual workshop run by the British Society for Dermatological Surgery and the Advanced Skin Surgery course run by the Primary Care Dermatology Society. He is a tutor for undergraduate medical students from the University of Limerick.