Renal and Obesity Physician

Richard has been in specialty practice since 2006 and is a Senior Staff Specialist in Renal (Kidney) Medicine at the Canberra Hospital.  He has a long-standing clinical and research interest in nutrition.  Richard led the development of a weight management program at the Canberra Hospital in 2019 that focussed on patients with kidney diseases.  This program has been very successful in helping patients with kidney disease improve their health through holistic, evidence based, weight loss strategies.  He has SCOPE certification in medical obesity management and is excited to now offer holistic care to patients with obesity or kidney disease in the private setting.  In his spare time Richard likes playing football with his son and exploring the Australian Outback.