Farrer Orthodontics: Mt Barker

2 specialists


Contact details

1 Albert Road
Mount Barker



Dr Steven Farrer has been serving the Adelaide Hills for over 25 years. Married with four children, Steven is also a Hills resident . His general dental and specialist orthodontic training was at the University of Adelaide. He is a member of the Australian Dental Association, Australian Society of Orthodontists, World Federation of Orthodontists and Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. He is a past president of the Australian Society of Orthodontists (SA Branch). He has presented at clinical and scientific meetings in Australia and internationally and keeps up to date with current technology and scientific advances in orthodontics.

For over 10 years Steven has been a clinical tutor in the postgraduate orthodontic training program in the University of Adelaide.


Dr Benlee Yap is a dual qualified Specialist Orthodontist and general dentist. He holds a Bachelor of Dental Surgery, a Bachelor of Dental Science with First Class Honours and a Doctorate in Clinical Dentistry in the specialist field of Orthodontics from the University of Adelaide.

He graduated dux of his dental school for four consecutive years and has won a post-graduate prize for best clinical case from the Australasian Orthodontic Board. Benlee received numerous research awards and scholarships, presented in both local and international conferences and published various articles in notable journals. His research interest is in Sleep Apnoea and he is currently collaborating with the Sleep Disorders Group at the Women's and Children's Hospital.

Outside of private practice, he maintains a position as Visiting Consultant Orthodontist at the Adelaide Dental Hospital. He holds a special interest in aesthetic and customised digital treatment options for children and adults including aligners, lingual orthodontic technique and low visibility appliances in addition to traditional braces.

Benlee has received membership by examination with the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh and Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. His professional memberships and affiliations include the Australian Society of Orthodontists, the Australian Dental Association, Australian Sleep Association, the American Association of Orthodontists, the European Orthodontic Society and the World Federation of Orthodontists.