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Patrick Carolan

Patrick J. Carolan M.D. is a retired Orthopedic Surgeon who resides in Fairfield, CT. He graduated from Fairfield University and Seton Hall College of Medicine Ct and after spending a period of time in the US Army, practiced Orthopedics in Bridgeport, CT  finishing in 2019. 

He has been active in many organizations and has served on the Board of Directors of Fairfield University and currently is on the Board of Directors at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield.

In addition, he was a participant in the original meeting of the Irish American Orthopedic Society  in Killarney in 1979 and served as its President from 1999 to 2002.

He has also been active with the Gaelic American Club in Fairfield, CT for many years. The GAC had been founded in 1948 in Bridgeport, CT by a group of Irish immigrants, including Pat’s parents, and continues today in Fairfield. He has held various positions within the GAC and has been President for 3 separate terms for a total of 6 years. 


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