Dr Richard Leech
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Dr Richard Leech

Dr Richard Leech
MB, BS, FRCA Anaesthetist

Languages spoken

English

Expert in

Oncology

Overview

Centres

Maidstone
Maidstone
51.27660, 0.39425
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Specialises in

Oncology

Treatments

Private Chemotherapy Treatment
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology/Chemotherapy

Special clinical interest in vascular venous access.

Dr Leech graduated from King’s College School of Medicine & Dentistry (University of London) in 1990. He then became a specialist Registrar in South East Thames working in hospitals in East Kent, East Sussex, Guy’s and King’s including a six months fellowship in Liver Transplant Anaesthesia at King’s College Hospital.

Dr Leech then completed a one-year sabbatical in Australia at the Royal Perth Hospital, including four months “Outback Anaesthesia” working with the Royal Flying Doctor Service. He was then appointed as a Consultant Anaesthetist in 1999. Other roles include Consultant Appraiser, Lead Clinician for Long Term Vascular Access and Lead Clinician for Intrathecal Chemotherapy.

Career positions

Current position(s)

  • Consultant Anaesthetist Tunbridge Wells Hospital

Year qualified

  • 1990

Past position(s)

  • Specialist Registrar in South East Thames working in hospitals in East Kent, East Sussex, Guy’s and King’s

Education

Universities

  • King’s College School of Medicine & Dentistry (University of London) in 1990.

Fellowship

  • Six months fellowship in Liver Transplant Anaesthesia at King’s College Hospital.

Expertise and interests

Interest
  • Vascular venous access

Professional associations

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists (MRCA)