Having graduated from Queen’s University, Belfast in 1986, Mr Farrar went on to complete his basic surgical training through the Royal Army Medical Corps during a 5-year short service commission in the army. After leaving the army, he completed his higher specialist training in orthopaedic surgery in the Yorkshire rotation.
Mr Farrar was appointed to Poole Hospital in 2000 as a general orthopaedic surgeon with a specialist interest in lower limb, foot, ankle and trauma surgery. He brings all these skills and knowledge to his practice at Nuffield Health Bournemouth Hospital. His current practice, as well as treating the full range of foot and ankle problems, includes hip replacement, knee replacement, ankle replacement, knee and ankle arthroscopy. He also treats complex trauma problems in both lower and upper limbs. He has additional specialist skills to perform minimally invasive bunion correction and other minimally invasive foot procedures.
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Mark Farrar at Nuffield Health
- Ankle fusion
- Bilateral Tenotomy
- Bone Graft
- Ingrown toenail (and ingrown toenail surgery)
- Knee arthroscopy surgery
- Toe joint fusion
- Flat foot correction
- Trauma reconstruction
- Foot and ankle surgery
- Ankle arthroscopy
- Ankle ligament repair
- Ankle replacement
- Achilles repair or reconstruction
- Toe surgery
- British Orthopaedic Association
Other post held
- Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Poole Hospital and Royal Bournemouth Hospital
Mr Mark Farrar does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr Mark Farrar does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Mr Mark Farrar does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.