IDEAL IMPLANT PREMIER SURGEONDr. Joseph O’Connell is a Premier Surgeon

Premier Surgeons are recognized for their extensive expertise in IDEAL IMPLANT breast implant procedures. While all our surgeons must be board certified plastic surgeons, when you choose a Premier surgeon, you’re in the capable hands of one of the most experienced IDEAL IMPLANT plastic surgeons in the nation.

About Dr. Joseph O’Connell

Dr. Joseph O’Connell is a plastic surgeon who has been certified by both the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. His practice, which has been in continuous operation in Fairfield County since 1988, is dedicated entirely to aesthetic surgery. He is a graduate of Cornell University Medical College and he performed his plastic surgery training at the prestigious New York Hospital/Cornell Medical Center.

He has been honored by his peers as a Castle Connolly New York Metro Area “Top Doctor” for 16 consecutive years and also honored to have been chosen as a Board Examiner for the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Dr. O’Connell served as Chief of Plastic Surgery at Bridgeport Hospital (a Yale affiliate) for seven years, and he was the youngest plastic surgical chief in their history. He has also served as a facility examiner for the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgical Facilities, and he has been the facility director of an independent freestanding outpatient surgical facility, licensed by the State of Connecticut since its inception.

Dr. O’Connell has published articles on facelift surgery, eyelid surgery and surgery of the breast. His article on the BiDirectional Facelift was the lead article in the September, 2015 issue of Aesthetic Surgery Journal and his most recent article, on the subject of drainless abdominoplasty, was published in the Journal, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery in 2018.

If you’re considering breast augmentation, or any other type of cosmetic surgery, book a consultation with Dr. Joseph O’Connell today! Call 203-439-4296 or go to to find out more information about the IDEAL IMPLANT.


"Personable, skilled, experienced"

“The office of Dr. O’Connell was a pleasant, warm, professional experience from the consultation appointment to the procedure itself. The staff were genuinely kind, and knowledgeable. Dr. O’Connell himself was personable, skilled, experienced and I felt comfortable to allow him to conduct such a delicate procedure. I would absolutely recommend his office and qualifications.”

-Verified Patient Brianna A.

"Dr. O’Connell has been FANTASTIC!"

Dr. O’Connell has been FANTASTIC! I’ve recommended him to at least two people who are now his patients and have heard raving reviews from other friends. If you’re looking for a primary care doctor who uses common sense, has a great bedside manner, and takes the time to LISTEN to your situation go see Dr. O’Connell.”

-Google review from Brittany Rosen

"Kind, caring, and knowledgeable"

“Dr. O’Connell is extremely kind, caring, and knowledgeable. I am so happy to have found him. I feel cared about every time I see him and that means a lot to me.”

-Google review from Cinnamon Lane

"Absolutely thrilled with my result"

“Overall I’m absolutely thrilled with my result and would do it again in a heartbeat. I feel confident and attractive again–I no longer dread overhead lights or cringe when I look in the mirror at the gym!”

-Verified Patient vickifa7

"Thoughtful, knowledgeable, patient, and compassionate"

“When I first met Dr. Joseph O’Connell, I knew immediately that I had made the right choice. He is thoughtful, knowledgeable, patient, and compassionate. Despite his busy schedule, Dr. O’Connell sat down with me during the consultation and listened patiently to me, answering all of my questions and never once making me feel as though he was pressed for time.”

-Verified Patient

"My results were great and natural looking"

“Dr. O’Connell helped me achieve my personal goals of cosmetic surgery. He was patient, knowledgeable, understood my concerns, and gave me time to make an informed decision. He and his staff helped me with the process from beginning to end. My results were great and natural looking; I looked like me at my best. We set realistic expectations, and the result still looks great 4 years later.”

-Real Self User carlyma

"I would recommend him to anyone"

“Professional all the way and a friendly staff. Lucky, I’m in good hands. Dr. O’Connell takes the time and tells you all the products that are best fit for you. I would recommend him to anyone.”

-Verified Patient Marie V

"A great person and a great surgeon"

“It has now been 2 weeks and I am very pleased with the results. Again I must say Dr. O is a great person and a great surgeon. I would highly recommend him.”

-Verified Patient UConn

Joseph O’Connell, MD

208 Post Road W
Westport, Connecticut 06880
(203) 439-4296