Mr Richards is a specialist in treating patients with arterial and venous disease including varicose veins. He is a Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon at University College Hospital London and additionally holds a academic post as Senior Lecturer in Surgery at University College London.
Mr Richards trained in medicine at St Bartholomew's Hospital, London. After taking his surgical exams he undertook a higher degree (MD) before higher surgical training in Oxford. Mr Richards then completed fellowships at Nottingham, a pioneering centre specialising in minimally invasive vascular surgery, before spending a year in Melbourne, Australia where he trained in advanced endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) and angiography.