Elizabeth Farnsworth, MD, PhD


(406) 454-2171

Accepting New Patients


Elizabeth, MD, PhD

Dr. Elizabeth Farnsworth is accepting new patients and referrals at the Great Falls Clinic Main, 1400 29th Street South in Great Falls. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 406-454-2171.

Dr. Farnsworth provides pediatric services including general pediatrics, developmental and behavioral medicine, preventative medicine, and in-office procedures such as circumcisions. Dr. Farnsworth also has a special interest in global health and providing healthcare to underserved communities.

Dr. Farnsworth received her medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, Texas in 2016. She then went on to complete her residency in pediatrics at The Children’s Hospital at OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma in 2019. Prior to discovering her passion for direct patient care and pediatrics, Dr. Farnsworth pursued an academic career and obtained her PhD in Molecular Microbiology and Microbial Pathogenesis from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri in 2007. She then completed a Cancer Research Fellowship at the National Cancer Institute in Frederick Maryland in 2007 and finally her Postdoctoral Fellowship at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas in 2011. Dr. Farnsworth is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She has volunteered much of her time to causes that are near to her heart including the Children’s Hospital Infection Prevention Committee at OU Medical Center, mentoring other residents and medical students and volunteering at church.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family, especially outdoors, hiking, camping, reading and watching her children play sports.


Great Falls Clinic Main
1400 29th Street South – Second Floor
Great Falls, MT 59405
(406) 454-2171


  • Pediatrics
  • Developmental Medicine
  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Preventative Medicine
  • In-Office Procedures
  • Sutures
  • Circumcisions


  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas, 2016
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, 2011
  • Cancer Research Fellow, National Cancer Institute, Frederick, Maryland, 2007
  • PhD, Molecular Microbiology and Microbial Pathogenesis, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 2007
  • Bachelor of Science, Microbiology, Minors in Chemistry and French, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 2002
  • Pediatrics Residency, The Children’s Hospital at OU Medical Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 2019


  • American Academy of Pediatrics


  • Global Health Travel Award, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 2016
  • Scholarship, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 2012-2016
  • National Institutes of Health T32 Immunology Training Grant at MD Anderson Cancer Center, 2008-2011
  • Washington University Lucille P. Markey Pathway and Fellowship, 2005-2007
  • WEB Dubois Mary McLeod Bethune Award, Honorable Mention, 2007