Mr. Stephen FarrellParathyroid Surgeon. Endocrine Surgeon

Mr. Stephen FarrellMr. Stephen Farrell
Stephen Farrell has 20 years of exclusive practice in Endocrine Surgery in both public and private hospitals.
Stephen is one of Australia’s leading Endocrine Surgeons. He has a vast experience of all aspects of endocrine surgery having performed more than 4500 thyroidectomies and more than 1800 parathyroidectomies.
When possible, he performs minimally invasive parathyroid surgery, laparoscopic or retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy as well as minimally invasive thyroid surgery.
Stephen performs: 
Parathyroid surgery for: parathyroid adenoma, hyperparathyroidism, parathyroid cancer
Thyroid surgery for: thyroid nodule, multinodular goitre, Graves’ disease, thyroid cancer
Adrenal surgery for: adrenal tumour, Conn’s syndrome, Cushing’s syndrome, phaeochromocytoma, paraganglioma, Adrenocortical carcinoma,
Pancreatic surgery for: 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.
Public Hospital Appointments:
Head of Endocrine Surgery at both the Austin Hospital and St Vincent’s Public Hospital in Melbourne.
Endocrine Surgeon to the Royal Children’s Hospital.
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


  • Accredited at the Following Hospitals

    Austin Hospital

    Royal Children's Hospital

    St Vincent's Hospital

    St Vincent's Private Hospital

    Warringal Private Hospital

  • Special Interests

    Parathyroid surgery

    Thyroid surgery

    Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy

    Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia

    Paediatric Endocrine Surgery

    Minimally Invasive Parathyroid Surgery

    Thyroid cancer

    Pancreatic Islet Cell Tumours

    Endocrine Tumour Syndromes

  • Associations



  • Appointments

    Member of International Association of Endocrine Surgeons

    Head Of Endocrine Surgery at St Vincent's And Austin Hospitals

    Endocrine Surgeon at Royal Children's Hospital

Practice Locations

Contact Details

Australian & New Zealand Endocrine Surgeons

Suite 202 Level 2 AMA House 69 Christie Street ST LEONARDS, NSW 2065

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