Do you wish you could see someone highly qualified who you could trust to give you a wide range of options and advice and not just medications?
Dr Jess is a doctor who left the NHS in order to practice safe and natural systems of medicine that harness the body’s own ability to heal. She knows what herbs work, what’s safe and what you can use in complex conditions, with medications or if pregnant. She is an experienced acupuncturist who has trained in electro-acupuncture and pain management as well as fertility, weight loss and cosmetic acupuncture.
Dr Jess is an experienced herbalist and is qualified in several different systems of herbal treatment and is experienced blending both Traditional Chinese and Western herbs. She qualified as a homeopath at the same time as completing her medical training and has used this popular form of alternative medicine since she was a child.
She is a certified functional medicine practioner and has wide ranging knowledge and experience of helping with nutrition, DNA analysis, microbiome analysis, hormone balance, supplements, vitamins and food intolerances.
She uses food, nutrition, herbs, traditional medicines, comprehensive testing and the latest evidence to support longevity, energy, mental clarity and happiness alongside good health.
Dr Jess has run a large, busy and successful natural health practice for 15 years seeing thousands of patients and bringing in a dedicated team of healthcare practitioners to work alongside her to provide ongoing support and treatment for her patients.
She has guest lectured regularly at University, college and practitioner group level on a range of topics from the gut-brain axis, herbal medicine, chinese medicine, labour support and many more.
She is the co-founder of adio.org, an online health community, which is an affordable and accessible resource through which she aims to give her knowledge and experience to as many people as possible.
As a sister, wife, mother of a 9 year old daughter and 4 year old son, owner of 2 cats and 5 chickens, Dr Jess embraces a natural lifestyle for her family with environmental responsibility and a passion to change the world around us.
Graduated from the prestigious St Andrews University extended medical degree with additional honours degree adding 2 years of medical training
5 years NHS experience working in hospital medicine and finishing as an A&E doctor before moving into full time private practice
Completed the extensive Functional Medicine practitioner training with the IFM and certified in 2020 and now fully practices using this individualised medical approach.
*Dr Jess is registered but no longer maintains her license to practise with the GMC. This means she does not prescribe or alter medication and encourages you to be under the care of a primary care physician at all times. Any treatment she provides is using the modalities listed and her extensive experience of natural, functional and traditional medicine. It does not substitute for medical advice or care.
"Our own physical body possesses a wisdom which we who
inhabit the body lack. We give it orders which make no sense."
Fully trained functional medicine practitioner. Functional medicine uses an evidence-based approach to identify the root cause of symptoms and diseases
Fully qualified TCM practitioner who has completed 4 years of training including an extra year of TCM cosmetic therapies for skin diseases, diet, weigh loss and beauty. Also a trained cupping therapist
Fully qualified and registered medical herbalist with a first class honours BSc degree from the University of Westminster where she is a guest lecturer
Fully qualified and registered medical homeopath having completed 3 years of Homeopathy training and previously taught at both the Lakeland College and North West College of Homeopathy
Fully trained kinesiologist with years of experience learning and teaching TEK