Spinal Health Practitioner
Julia graduated in 1983 from the world renowned AECC Chiropractic college in Bournemouth and as such has a wealth of experience having practiced for over 30 years. Julia followed in her parent’s footsteps with both Philip and Frances Sykes studying Chiropractic in America and then establishing the first Chiropractic clinic in Newton Abbot in 1963.
Julia has a very caring and gentle approach to treatment, combined with a patient, upbeat and friendly manner. Greatly loved and appreciated by all her patients at the clinic she works on Tuesdays and Thursdays in clinic to see existing and new patients. Julia possesses excellent diagnostic and palpatory skills from her many years of hands on experience following a first visit to the clinic will be able to let the patient know if their problem is suitable for treatment. Julia has done extensive post graduate training, including kinesiology, activator methods and sacro occipital techniques from which she can draw upon when required. Julia and her husband Frank Verwey took over the practice in ‘92 before selling the business to Freddie in 2020.
Julia greatest love is for her large family and otherwise enjoys keeping fit, struggling to learn the clarinet and travelling.
*Please note Julia has de-registered as a Chiropractor from the General Chiropractic Council and now chooses to practice as a ‘spinal health practitioner’ she is covered with indemnity insurance through balens.