Dévan (pronounced like Raven but with a D) is the practice’s principal. He qualified in 1986 and has been practising in Medway since that time. Dévan’s practice profile is primarily acute musculo-skeletal pain syndromes; non-specific low back pain, disc related pains, mechanical neck pain and problems arising from falls, twists and sports injuries. He has also been trained to use several different psychological techniques to help patients who are suffering with chronic pain, including cognitive behavioural therapy, acceptance commitment therapy and medical hypnosis.
Dévan is also a qualified integrative counsellor and is a member of the BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy). He works in this capacity for a local charity, Family Matters, who are based in Gravesend.
He practices from 2.00 pm – 6.00 pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, and is also available on Friday mornings (10 am to 1 pm). The rest of his time is taken up with his involvement in osteopathic clinical teaching, research, medico-legal work and counselling.
Osteopathy: An initial consultation cost of £60.00 and lasts approximately 45 minutes and follow up treatments are £50.00 and last approximately half an hour.
Hypnosis: each session costs £80.00 and lasts approximately 50 minutes
Counselling: each session cost £80.00 and lasts 50 minutes (these can be either face to face or via Zoom, depending on your preference)
Ann graduated from the International college of Oriental Medicine in 1994 where she trained in classical Acupuncture including Stems & Branches, 5 Elements and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). She is highly experienced in Facial Revitalisation Acupuncture, which she also teaches. Ann is registered with the British Acupuncture Council and the General Dental Council along with being fully qualified in Cranio-sacral Therapy and Qi Gong Tuina massage.
Ann’s background is in the field of dentistry working as a clinical hygienist, tutor and Dental Health Educator at University College Hospital and the Royal London Hospital as well as in specialist Private Practice. With over 35 years experience in the health field, Ann utilises all of her skills and experience to optimise treatment for each individual.
Ann is available alternate Thursdays from 10.00 am to 3.00 pm
- Acupuncture treatment fees are: £65.00 for a session lasting 40 minutes
- Facial revitalisation fees: £120 for a 80 minute session
Rebecca qualified in 2008 and has been providing holistic massage to clients in a number of clinics since then. Rebecca applies massage treatments to help treat minor sports injuries as well as help alleviate pain suffered by people with long-term health conditions and reduce stress.
Rebecca is available Monday afternoons
- £30 for a half hour appointment
- £50 for an hours appointment
Please note that out of fairness to our practitioners and other patients we do require 24 hours notice of any appointment cancellations.
If appointments are not attended or cancelled under 24 hours, a late cancellation or no show fee will be payable as these appointments could be reallocated to patients who need to be seen urgently.