Elizabeth McConnell MD
Dr. McConnell graduated from the University of Utah Medical School. She completed a general surgery residency before going to the Mayo Clinic in Rochester for a fellowship in colon and rectal surgery with special emphasis in immunologic oncology research.
After working at the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, she started her own practice in 2005. Dr. McConnell is board certified in colon and rectal surgery and general surgery and continues her research affiliation with Arizona State University and the University of Arizona. She provides colonoscopy services under a grant from the department of health for the underserved populations of Arizona. Her personal interests include painting, hiking, traveling and Chinese history.
"Successful surgery requires excellent preoperative care and preparation, which the Thunderbird Internal Medicine physicians provide. It is my privilege to be affiliated with their practice for the treatment of colon and rectal conditions for their patients."

Office Locations:
Thunderbird Office - Building G
Colon and Rectal Center of Arizona - Glendale
Colon and Rectal Center of Arizona - Phoenix

Currently Accepting New Patients? Yes


Fellow American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Fellow American College of Surgeons
American Association of Academic Surgeons
Association of Women Surgeons
American Medical Association
Society of Alimentary and Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgery

Elizabeth McConnell MD
Our Providers
Christina Szabo and Kelly were really thoughtful and kind. The best appointment with a nurse practitioner.