Mr Stephen Farrell has a vast experience of all aspects of endocrine surgery having performed more than 4000 thyroidectomies and more than 1600 parathyroidectomies.
When possible, he performs minimally invasive parathyroid surgery, laparoscopic or retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy as well as minimally invasive thyroid surgery.
Mr Farrell performs surgery for: Thyroid nodule, multinodular goitre, Graves’ disease, thyroid cancer, Parathyroid adenoma, hyperparathyroidism, parathyroid cancer, Adrenal tumour, Conn’s syndrome, adrenal Cushing’s syndrome, phaeochromocytoma, paraganglioma, Adrenocortical carcinoma, Islet cell tumour, Insulinoma and Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia .He is a member of the ANZES, AAES and IAES and has regularly been an invited speaker for the RACS Annual Scientific Congress and a faculty member for the ANZES Postgraduate Course in Endocrine Surgery. Mr Farrell convened the endocrine section of the RACS Annual Scientific Congress held in Hong Kong in 2008.
His area of special interest is Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia and other Endocrine Tumour Syndromes on which he authored a chapter in the textbook ‘Endocrine Surgery’ edited by Pertsemlidis, Inabnet and Gagner.