Biographies

Zyra O'Connor


Dr. O'Connor was born in the Philippines and then grew up on the tropical island of Guam. After spending almost a decade in the Midwest for college at the University of Notre Dame and medical school at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, she was happy to say goodbye to the harsh Midwestern winters to complete her pediatric residency in Washington, DC at Georgetown University Hospital. She is thrilled to be joining Burke Pediatrics this summer! Dr. O'Connor has a special clinical interest in newborn care, early infant nutrition, and breastfeeding. She speaks Tagalog conversationally. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Kieran, and their new daughter, Caoimhe. She also enjoys reading, cooking with her husband, and trying out new restaurants.