Bookings: 01392 221122      Enquiries: 07814 304424

MSc. BA. LicAc. MBAcC

​Member of the Obstetrical Acupuncture Association

     01392 221122

Helen Stafford  MSc, BA, LicAc, MBAcC

Exeter Acupuncture Clinic @

Cathedral Chiropractic and Acupuncture Clinic

6 Southernhay West,

​Exeter, EX1 1JG

Bookings: 01392 221122

Enquiries: 07814 304424


​​Helen Stafford Acupuncture

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To book an appointment please ring:   01392 221122

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Exeter Acupuncture Clinic - Helen Stafford Acupuncturist

Helen Stafford


Cathedral Chiropractic and Acupuncture Clinic

6 Southernhay West



01392 221122


The clinic is in an attractive central location near Exeter Cathedral, with ample pay and display car parks nearby. There are also one hour parking meters outside the clinic. 

It is on the second floor with lift access. For details of the location see map below.



Initial Treatment: £50 - 1 hour

Subsequent Treatments: £40 - 45 minutes

The Exeter Acupuncture Clinic is able to take card payments. 


Some of the diseases, symptoms or conditions listed by the World Health Organisation (WHO) for which acupuncture has been proved—through controlled trials—to be an effective treatment:

Adverse reactions to radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy

  • Allergic rhinitis (including hay fever)
  • Biliary colic
  • Depression 
  • Epigastralgia, acute (in peptic ulcer, acute and chronic gastritis, and gastrospasm)
  • Facial pain 
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Headache
  • Hypertension, essential
  • Hypotension, primary
  • Induction of labour
  • Knee pain
  • Low back pain 
  • Morning sickness
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Neck pain
  • Period pain
  • Postoperative pain
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Sciatica
  • Sprain
  • Stroke
  • Tennis elbow

Some of the diseases diseases, symptoms or conditions listed by the WHO for which the therapeutic effect of acupuncture has been shown but for which further evidence is needed:

  • Abdominal pain (in acute gastroenteritis or due to gastrointestinal spasm)
  • Acne vulgaris
  • Bell’s palsy
  • Bronchial asthma
  • Cholecystitis, chronic, with acute exacerbation
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Earache
  • Female infertility
  • Facial spasm
  • Female urethral syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia and fasciitis
  • Gouty arthritis
  • Herpes zoster
  • Insomnia
  • Labour pain
  • Lactation, deficiency
  • Male sexual dysfunction, non-organic
  • Ménière disease
  • Neuralgia, post-herpetic
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome
  • Postoperative convalescence
  • Premenstrual syndrome
  • Raynaud syndrome, primary
  • Recurrent lower urinary-tract infection
  • Retention of urine, traumatic
  • Sjögren syndrome
  • Sore throat (including tonsillitis)
  • Tobacco dependence
  • Ulcerative colitis, chronic