Creative Mind Matters

25/4/2018 | Hits: 318

Sound Therapy & Massage with Zara

14/4/2017 | Hits: 409
We are pleased to welcome Zara to the Tarka team, she will be starting on the 6th May & be here every Saturday morning. Please take a look at her page to see the therapies she'll be offering. There is also a £5 discount for your first treatment.

Reflexology Taster Day

12/7/2016 | Hits: 391

Second New Physiotherapist at the Tarka Clinic

1/2/2016 | Hits: 196

We are delighted to welcome Michael Henning to the clinic, to add to our compliment of musculoskeletal therapists.

Michael is a chartered Physiotherapist (CSP and HCPC registered). He brings a wealth of experience from the NHS and private sector to the practice, having recently worked as a Physiotherapy Manager and Senior Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist. His in depth knowledge and understanding of common musculoskeletal injuries allows him to assess and treat a wide variety of conditions. Outside of work, Michael is a keen triathlete but loves to try his hand at any sport. Every patient will be given an expert assessment and Michael will work with his patients to make a comprehensive management plan. Treatments include gait analysis, manipulation/mobilisations, soft tissue massage, cognitive behavioural therapy and acupuncture, amongst others. Book directly with Michael on 01271 603141

New Physiotherapist at the Tarka Clinic

5/1/2016 | Hits: 170

We are delighted to welcome Paul Watson to the Tarka Clinic team.  Paul is a fully qualified physiotherapist who deals with rehabilitation of sporting injuries and encourages return to function after surgery or after illness.  He also performs soft tissue release for restricted and tight muscles.

Paul will be starting in February.  He can be contacted at or via the Tarka Clinic telephone

New Beauty and Massage Therapist

29/12/2015 | Hits: 163

We are delighted to welcome Hayley Mack to the Tarka Clinic, starting in February.  Hayley has over 10 years experience in delivering a wide range of treatments in different settings including clinics and spas.

Hayley has her own website at and so you can see for yourselves the range of treatments that she offers.  We are sure that she will be a valuable addition to the team.

New reflexologist at the Tarka Clinic

1/12/2015 | Hits: 149

We are delighted to welcome Mel Willis to the Tarka Clinic team.  Mel qualified in 2008 and then specialised in a form of reflexology called ART (Advanced Reflexology Techniques), designed particularly to energise and encourage hormonal balance.

Mel has also trained at the Christie Hospital in Manchester, in clinical reflexology and palliative cancer care, where she learnt a technique called AcuReflex, combining principles of acupressure and reflexology, which can help people with a variety of conditions such as multiple sclerosis, ME, chronic fatigue and conditions that cause chronic nerve pain.

Mel is a full member of the Association of Reflexologists and the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council.

Mel is holding two taster days at the Tarka Clinic, on Friday 4th December 1 - 6pm and Tuesday 15th December 9am - 1pm. Come along and try it for yourself. Booking essential. Contact Tarka Clinic on 01271-373346 or call/text Mel on 07792 217944, email:

New Chiropodist/Podiatrist at the Tarka Clinic

11/11/2015 | Hits: 159

After the retirement of Anthony Knibbs, who had been with us for many years, we are delighted to welcome Kelvyn Evans to our team.  Kelvyn has a wealth of experience in chiropody and foot biomechanics, and we hope that he will be with us for a long time!

Following graduating from Northampton School of Podiatry in 2000 Kelvyn has gained experience in the NHS as a specialist podiatrist in diabetes, private practice and has a specialist interest in ingrowing toe nails, nail surgery, the high risk & diabetic foot complications. Kelvyn has his own website at


Low Cost Homeopathy

11/11/2015 | Hits: 157

Janet Sharp is studying for a Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree in Homeopathy and a licentiate to practice Homeopathy. She has an experienced supervisor and is covered by insurance. She is offering low cost clinics in return for the opportunity to gain experience in taking cases and using homeopathic remedies to treat people holistically.

If you would like to know more about this form of treatment, please give Janet a call on 07749646742 for an informal discussion.  If you receive and answering service, just leave your name and number and Janet will get back to you at the earliest opportunity

Pilates instructor wanted

1/9/2015 | Hits: 139
We are looking for a Pilates instructor to carry on a couple of classes at our studio... please contact Peter at for more details.

Contact details:

Tarka Clinic
Paiges Lane
Devon EX31 1EF

contact Tarka Clinic Bideford North Devon

tel: 01271 373346

Opening times:

Mon-Fri: 8am-6pm
Sat: 9am-1pm





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