Dr Hein Leonhardt
GP With Special Interests
Dr Leonhardt is a Clinician at Tollgate Clinic with special interests in Carpal Tunnel, No-Scalpal Vasectomy and Minor Skin Surgery.
Dr Leonhardt trained at the University of Pretoria Medical School in South Africa and qualified in 1995 before moving to the UK in 1998. He worked as an Emergency Department Doctor at the Chelsea & Westminster Hospital between 1998 and 2004, until he decided to change career and embarked on GP training, which he completed in 2006.
He has had a special interest in minor surgery for most of his career. He trained with and worked alongside Dr Laurel Spooner, who pioneered No-Scalpel vasectomies to be performed in Primary care in the UK
He works three days a week as GP principal in Colchester and spends the rest of his working at the Tollgate Clinic.