Dr Leigh Golding is a specialist Sports & Exercise Medicine Physician with the Orthosports group. He has extensive experience in treating elite athletes in a number of sports including Rugby Union, Rugby League, Cricket, Athletics, Golf and Netball.
Leigh has recently been the head doctor for the Australian Cricket Team for the 2020 Series in England and the 2021 Indian Series in Australia . He was previously a doctor for Australia A Cricket, Australian U19s and U17s Cricket, NSW Swifts Netball, NSW Athletics, Australia U20s and U18s Rugby, Sydney Rays NRC Rugby, Presidents Cup International Golf Teams and assistant doctor at Cronulla Sharks in the NRL. Additionally, he has been part of the Match Day Medical team for Sydney 7s Rugby, FFA Soccer, Wallabies Tests, Sydney International Rowing Regattas and the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Leigh supports evidence based medicine and cares for his patients using established and up to date scientific research. In addition to managing musculoskeletal pathology, he is skilled in ultrasound guided injections where indicated. He has added interest and has researched mental illness in athletes and concussion in sport. Leigh consults from our Randwick rooms