Dr Leigh Neal is the Medical Director at Smart TMS Clinics.
Formerly an RAF Psychiatrist, Armed Forces Tutor for the Royal College of Psychiatrists and latterly the Hospital Commander of the Armed Forces Psychiatric Hospital, Dr Neal's career in Psychiatry would see him work in a variety of challenging environments after being appointed as a Consultant Psychiatrist in 1994.
Dr Neal has a Research Doctorate in Psychiatry and was appointed as an Honorary Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry at Leeds University and at Kings College University, London. He is also a member of the International Neuro-modulation Society.
Dr Neal now works in the independent sector and has particular expertise in the treatment of chronic depression, addictions, PTSD and chronic pain. On account of his expertise, he has been certified in the safe use of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) by Maastricht University and is responsible for the day to day running of the Smart TMS Clinic with the assistance of the team of TMS operators.
Primary Medical Qualification
MB BCh 1981 University of Wales
FRCPsych (Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists)
MRCGP (Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners)