The Arcturus Clinic is open for business.Practitioners are now working with clients face to face in the clinic...
Dr Stephen Hopwood
The Arcturus Clinic is one of the oldest and most established holistic natural health centres in Totnes. The Clinic hosts a full range of experienced, qualified holistic therapists who are, licensed, registered, and insured and who can offer you excellent professional complementary medicine to support the cultivation of your optimal good health.
The Arcturus Clinic is unique in having a qualified Doctor as its clinical director – Dr. Stephen Hopwood – who has worked to bring together an integrated team of caring and professional practitioners.
The Clinic is located right in the centre of Totnes – 47 Fore Street – and has a light and spacious atmosphere – enhanced by being a detached building on the main high street. Arcturus clinic has a comfortable reception area and two spacious waiting areas. On the ground floor beneath the clinic is Mange Tout Deli – an exciting and highly acclaimed cafe bar kitchen with an on-street cafe terrace and secluded rear garden. The clinic runs out of the top two floors and is accessed either from the front through the cafe or via the garden at the rear
Within the Clinic, we have a long-standing core of practitioners of Psychotherapy, Traditional Chinese Acupuncture, Homeopathy, Osteopathy, Holistc Massage, Colonic Hydrotherapy and Cranio-Sacral Therapy. We offer an impressive array of established experienced holistic healers to choose from. Also within the Arcturus Clinic is the Oasis Colonic and Massage Centre – on the first floor – which offers a full range of Holistic Massage modalities and Colonic Hydrotherapy from our qualified female Colonic Hydrotherapists.
The Arcturus Clinic’s specialty is in treating people with cancer to support their health and wellbeing.
We work with the “integrative principle” and are guided and inspired by the work of Professor Robert Thomas – Consultant Oncologist at Cambridge University.
The Clinic also works closely with the practices of Dr Robert Verkerk at the Alliance for Natural Health.
Dr Hopwood is now offering face-to-face consultations on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 8.30 am til 6 pm. He is offering Acupuncture, Phlebotomy, and giving advice and recommendation on Nutritional Supplements. All of the other practitioners are also now back working full time in the clinic. The Clinic Reception is also open during these hours so please either book directly online (BOOKING TAB) or phone our receptionist who can book you in during these times, with Dr Hopwood or ive contact details of any of the other practitioners of your choice.
“It is great to be back working in the Arcturus Clinic in the heart of Totnes. I really enjoy engaging, relating with people directly so it is a delight to see people face to face once again. We have been very busy behind the scenes in Lockdown, working with clients online, supplying supplements, building the online Clinic Shop, and also working to create a safe and compliant environment for everyone to return to work, here in the Clinic. Optimising our health and immunity has never been more important than it is right now. I want to make sure that my clients are doing all that they can to get themselves as optimally healthy as practically possible. I am confident that we are able to run a safe and effective complementary health clinic and holistic practice here at Arcturus and continue to serve our clients, in a highly constructive manner, during these very difficult times. I wish you the very best of health.” Dr. Stephen Hopwood.
Find Your Balance
There is a five-stage online booking process required as a prerequisite for every client which needs to be completed before attending and receiving any treatment at the clinic from any of the practitioners. This process is to comply with the guidelines and conform to the safety issues now required.
1. Please book online or directly with your individual practitioner in person.
2. Please receive, read, and understand your practitioner’s email communication.
3. Please sign and return your two “Consent and Triage” forms by email to your practitioner at least 48 hours before your appointment.
4. Once your practitioner has received your “Consent and Triage” forms you will receive a “Final Confirmation” email which will then allow you to attend your appointment.
5. Please attend the clinic with a new awareness of increased respect for each other’s space and respect for our health and hygiene principles and practices. Please see PDF at foot of the page.
You can call The Arcturus Clinic on the telephone between 9 – 5 pm on 01803 868282 on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. A receptionist will answer your enquiries, book you an appointment directly and post out supplements. Video consultations are also available via Skype, Zoom. Please send contact requests to … Skype / Zoom address dr.stephenhopwood. If you don’t “Do” Skype then you can call this landline number … 01158 881 298 when it is time for your online appointment.
Apologies, but Dr. Hopwood does not offer email consultations or telephone consultations, although email is a good way to make an initial enquiry and to send information to support and prepare for your consultation. To email please use firstname.lastname@example.org and you will normally receive a response within 48 hours.
Any supplements that you wish to purchase can be collected during your appointment. Should you wish to solely purchase supplements this is currently possible in person at the clinic without an appointment but can also easily be done online from the ClinicShop.
To book a “Face to Face” consultation at the Arcturus Clinic or an online “Live – Stream Video Consultation” with Dr. Stephen Hopwood please use the “Booking” button on the right-hand side of your screen and find a time that works for you. Face to face consultations are available with Dr. Stephen Hopwood on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays between 8.30 am and 6 pm
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“I know that I am speaking for everyone who works at Arcturus in saying that we are all very glad that the current restrictions have been lifted and that for now, we can all return to the natural way in which have been used to working with each other and our clients at the Clinic.”
There are many valid and often unseen reasons for exemption from wearing face coverings and we have empathy with the many common exemptions that regularly apply. We will aim not to discriminate against any client for any reason and so we will not enquire into the nature of any hidden disability enabling exemption or question in any way any client who chooses not to wear a face covering. Clients will not need to provide any documentary evidence for their exemption as this is also not required by law.
Thank you for your patience and for your kind understanding of the need to comply with all these apparently necessary but slightly frustrating guidelines. We nevertheless look forward to seeing you soon and getting back to the old normal.
I wish you the very best of health.
Dr Stephen Hopwood – Arcturus Clinic Director.