Dr Tania Farrar

Dr Farrar completed her medical degree at the university of Notre Dame and attained accreditation in Neurology from the Royal Australasian College of Physicians training at St Vincent’s Hospital, royal Price Alfred Hospital, Orange Hospital and Royal North Shore Hospital.

 

Dr Farrar undertook an Epilepsy Fellowship at Westmead Hospital and was trained in complex epilepsy assessment and management, surgical epilepsy evaluation as well as cranial and intracranial EEG monitoring. Dr Farrar has presented research in Australia as well as overseas and has been 1st Author on publications including article on the assessment of patients with seizures. Dr Farrar is undertaking further study and research on the role of ketogenic diet therapy in refractory epilepsy and hopes to establish an adult ketogenic diet therapy clinic in NSW.

Doctors’ common referrals include:

  • Headache/migraine
  • Dizziness
  • Vertigo
  • Stroke
  • Weakness, sensory disturbances, visual disturbances
  • Difficulty in walking/unsteadiness
  • Abnormal movements
  • Tremor
  • Double vision/loss of vision
  • Muscle pain/wasting
  • Nerve pain/neuralgia
  • Collapse/syncope/seizures
  • Epilepsy
  • Memory loss/dementia
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Multiple sclerosis

 

Appointments can be made for Dr Farrar by phoning 48230221 or if the patients would like to bring their referral into our receptionist at the Ellesmere specialist Building.