Dr Krista Farrell

Dr Krista Farrell

Neurology 06139223


  • Bupa Platinum consultant
  • Fee assured
  • Open Referral network
Bupa Platinum consultant
Fee assured
Open Referral network


  • Face-to-face consultations
  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Krista Farrell is a consultant neurologist at the West Hertfordshire NHS Trust and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. She set up the acute neurology outpatient service at West Herts and manages patients with a wide range of neurological conditions.

Dr Farrell completed her undergraduate medical training at Trinity College, Cambridge and has an MA in Experimental Psychology. She completed her higher specialist training in teaching hospitals in Cambridge and London and was a research fellow at the Cambridge Centre for Brain Repair. Her research was on biomarkers and novel therapeutics for Parkinson's Disease, and she currently serves as a clinical advisor for the charity Parkinson's Care and Support U.K.

Dr Farrell maintains a keen interest in education having taught for several years in both Cambridge and London. She is an honorary Lecturer at University College London and coordinates the teaching programme for junior neurologists at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery and lectures on a Royal College of Physicians medical course. She has contributed to the development of the undergraduate neurology curriculum at Brunel University Medical School.

Areas of interest

Acute neurology, General neurology, Headache, Epilepsy, Parkinson's disease

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Procedures completed

  • 20355

    Initial out-patient consultation - remote - (1-5)

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