Mr. Farrell is a consultant eye surgeon at the Mater Private Hospital, and the Childrens University Hospital Temple Street. He completed his Higher Specialist Training scheme in Ophthalmic Surgery in Ireland before traveling to Vancouver, Canada where he gained sub-specialist fellowship training in the area of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus with particular interest in Paediatric Cataract and Glaucoma.
Mr. Farrell has many peer reviewed publications in international ophthalmology journals and has presented in many international eye conferences in the areas of cataract surgery, strabismus, paediatric ophthalmology and general ophthalmology. He obtained the post-graduate degree of MD for work done on retinal biochemistry in the area of glaucoma. He is a member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons and is actively involved in the training of Non-Consultant doctors in Ophthalmology.