Since may 2nd 2019 is Associate Professor of “Locomotive Apparatus Diseases” at the Department of Health Sciences, School of Medicine of the “Università del Piemonte Orientale” (UPO) in Novara, Italy. Since 7-2021 Prof. Leigheb is the Chief of the Orthopaedics and Traumatology Department of the “Maggiore della carità” University Hospital in Novara (Ita) and the Chief of the Specialization School in Orthopedics and Traumatology of the UPO (Ita).
Editorial Board member of many scientific journals, since 2020 is Editor in Chief of the World Journal of Orthopedics and of Minerva Orthopedics.
Main areas of research interest are Connective Tissues Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, Hand and Foot Surgery.
Mr Leigheb has been speaker or auditor at more than 170 courses and congresses. Scientific production up to 6-2021 includes more than 130 works.