Meet The Team

Steve Rule BSc (Hons) Chiropractor

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Steven originates from Cornwall, from there he moved onto study a Bachelor of Science Degree at the University of Gloucestershire in Cheltenham.  His science degree led to Steven being offered a place studying Chiropractic at the McTimoney College, Oxford.  He uses his own successful blend of chiropractic techniques and dry needling.  He now lives in Combe Martin and enjoys taking his boat out with his family.

John Spurr 

BSc(Hons) BA(Hons) MCSP

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After graduating in 2001 with a degree in Philosophy, John fell in love with Exmoor and the North Devon coast. He found true inspiration in the benefit of physical therapy to counter the effects of being a keen surfer and musician. Qualification and practice in both holistic and sports massage therapy only fuelled his ambition, leading him to return to study in 2011 and gain a degree in physiotherapy. John has now settled in the area with his wife and loves surfing, photography, tennis and music

Julie Whitmore

Reiki Master and Massage Therapist

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Julie was in Banking for 14 years but wanted to do something to help people feel good about themselves so trained to become a Beauty Therapist 15 years ago. She set up her own Mobile Beauty business and added Holistic Massage and Reiki to her portfolio. Julie is now a Reiki Master Teacher Practitioner and a team member of the Devon School of Reiki. She offers Reiki, Reiki Massage and Holistic Massage.

Simon King

BA Phil, MBAcC, MRCHM

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Simon gained a First Class degree in Philosophy before studying Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine in the mid 1980s. He set up a clinic in Exeter where he still works with his wife. He learnt to read medical Chinese at an early stage and having access to Chinese books and journals has been an important influence on his work. As well as greatly enjoying practicing he also teaches Herbal Medicine.

Frank Loftus D.C MMCA

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Having farmed after leaving school, Frank retrained in his late 40's as a chiropractor (McTimoney approach). He began practising in his own home, and has been running the Rose and Crown Clinic for the last 20 years. He loves walking and studying philosophy.

Shona Loftus D.C MMCA

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Shona qualified in 1998 and practiced at the Rose and Crown for two years before moving to work and live in Exeter . Now her children are at school she has returned to the clinic to work on Wednesday.

Anne Hext

BA (Hons) CHIRO

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Anne first worked in the Health and Fitness industry, and specialised in remedial support for two years. As a sports enthusiast, she suffered injuries that needed chiropractic attention. This inspired her to follow her calling in chiropractic, completing five years study and gaining a first class honours degree.

Emily Van Wyke

BA (hons) CHIRO

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While completing her BA in Classical Studies, Emily had a fall while out riding and needed chiropractic care. She went on to finish her degree in Classical Studies before training as a Chiropractor. Emily has a particular interest in sports injuries and rehabilitation. She enjoys all sports and continues to be a keen horse rider.

Lyanne Motteram 

DipCFHP, MPSPract

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Lyanne offers pain free, gentle and effective foot health treatments, offering appointments at the clinic as well as home visits.  She is able to treat children right through to the elderly and enjoys the veriety this job offers.

 

For more information: www.stepaheadfhp.co.uk

John Spurr

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Shona qualified in 1998 and practiced at the Rose and Crown for two years before moving to work and live in Exeter . Now her children are at school she has returned to the clinic to work on Wednesday.

Julie Whitmore

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Anne first worked in the Health and Fitness industry, and specialised in remedial support for two years. As a sports enthusiast, she suffered injuries that needed chiropractic attention. This inspired her to follow her calling in chiropractic, completing five years study and gaining a first class honours degree.

Simon

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Anne first worked in the Health and Fitness industry, and specialised in remedial support for two years. As a sports enthusiast, she suffered injuries that needed chiropractic attention. This inspired her to follow her calling in chiropractic, completing five years study and gaining a first class honours degree.

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Rose and Crown Clinic

6 South Street

South Molton, Devon

EX36 4AA