Dr Richard Fawcett


  • MBChB 2007
  • MRCS Part A 2010
  • FRCR 2013

Dr Richard Fawcett is a Consultant Musculoskeletal Radiologist who undertakes all aspects of MSK radiology with a particular interest in spinal diagnostics and intervention, including bone ablation.

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Richard's medical training was at the University of Birmingham with post-graduate radiology training in Bristol and a post-CCT fellowship in Leeds.

As an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Leeds he is actively involved with undergraduate medical student teaching, postgraduate teaching for trainee radiologists in The Leeds and West Yorkshire Radiology Academy and orthopaedic trainees. He has an active research interest in MSK radiology with numerous publications in the field and regularly lectures at national radiology conferences.

He has an established medicolegal practice within the field of MSK Radiology.

Current Positions

  • Consultant MSK Radiologist and Lead Clinician for MRI, Leeds Teaching Hospitals
  • Leeds MSK Radiology Fellowship co-ordinator

Membership of Other Professional Bodies

  • Medical Protection Society
  • Royal College of Radiologists