Mr David Farr

Mr David Farr

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
MBBS, BSc, FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Practising at

Spire Portsmouth Hospital

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Treatment information

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Professional profile

I have a busy elective and trauma practice specialising in hip and knee replacement surgery and arthroscopic procedures.

I qualified from Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital, London in August 2000. I completed a basic surgical training incorporating neurosurgery, plastic surgery and critical care medicine, in addition to orthopaedic and general surgery, before entering the Wessex Orthopaedic Training Programme as a specialist registrar in 2006.

Following a one year international fellowship in lower limb arthroplasty, navigational arthroplasty and hip arthroscopy in Brisbane, Australia, I took the opportunity to work as a locum consultant in Cairns, Far North Queensland for six months, experiencing orthopaedics and trauma in the tropics.

I have worked as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth since July 2013 and was appointed there to a substantive post in July 2014.

Research interests: Published and presented on lower limb orthopaedic topics at national and international meetings.

Clinical Interests

Hip surgery
Knee surgery

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

British Orthopaedic Association
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

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Personal Profile

My keen interest in sports include rowing, sailing and mountaineering, have taken a backseat recently due to my young family. Encouraging their interest in outdoor pursuits is a full time activity when not engaged in my clinical activities.

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Private contact details

Private secretary Suzanne Englezos
Private secretary telephone 0239 226 8558
Private secretary fax 0239 226 5668
Private secretary email