Mr David J. Farr
MB BS, BSc (Hons) FRCS (Tr & Orth)
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Specialising in Hip and Knee Surgery
GMC number: 4739438
Year of first qualification: 2000
Private practice venues:
Spire Portsmouth Hospital
Spire Southampton Hospital
Harbour Suite, Queen Alexandra Hospital
Degenerative hip and knee disease, cartilage rupture, arthritis.
Hip replacement, knee replacement, arthroscopy, meniscus repair, corticosteroid injection.
Mr Farr undertakes medico-legal work. Please request our T&Cs.
Current NHS appointment:
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Portsmouth NHS Hospitals Trust, Queen Alexandra Hospital
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons of England
British Orthopaedic Association
Published and presented on lower limb orthopaedic topics at national and international meetings.
Mr David Farr qualified from Guy’s and St Thomas’s Hospital, London in August 2000. He completed orthopaedic specialist training in the Wessex region.
Following a one year international fellowship in lower limb arthroplasty, navigational arthroplasty and hip arthroscopy in Brisbane, Australia, Mr Farr took the opportunity to work as a locum consultant in Cairns, Far North Queensland for six months, experiencing orthopaedics and trauma in the tropics.
Mr Farr has 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. He has a busy elective and trauma practice specialising in hip and knee replacement surgery and arthroscopic procedures.
Mr Farr’s keen interest in sports include rowing, sailing and mountaineering, have taken a backseat recently due to his young family. Encouraging their interest in outdoor pursuits is a full time activity when not engaged in his clinical activities.