Richard Leigh is a consultant podiatrist at the Royal Free Hospital. He is an Honorary Professor of Perm State Medical University. He specialises in acute foot care and has published research in this and other foot related fields. Richard is chair of the Diabetes and At Risk Foot Expert Reference Group for London and the South East. He co-chairs the London Foot Care Network and the Work-stream for NHSE (London). Richard is a member of the editorial panel of The Diabetic Foot Journal. He has lectured worldwide from the USA to Japan and most recently in Russia.
Richard joined the London Clinical Senate Council in May 2019.