Due to the requisitioning of private facilities for necessary NHS care, we cannot presently offer theatre dates for private patients requiring surgery. All patients will be added to a waiting list.
We are able to offer consultations and outpatient treatments for varicose veins and minor surgical procedures.
Welcome to Exeter Vein and Hernia
Exeter Vein and Hernia is Mr David Birchley’s private specialist clinic based at Nuffield Exeter. The clinic provides diagnosis and treatment for a range of vascular and general surgical problems including varicose veins, thread veins and hernias.
Appointments & Referrals
Exeter Vein and Hernia accepts referrals from all major providers as well as self-pay patients. We are pleased to offer appointments within two weeks followed by any necessary treatment arranged to suit patients within four weeks.
Mr Birchley uses a number of modern techniques for most procedures, allowing patients to recover quickly and return to everyday activities with minimal discomfort or recovery time. Exeter Vascular is contactable seven days a week to answer any concerns that you may have pre or post treatment.
According to strict definition, a hernia is the abnormal displacement of a structure to an abnormal anatomic position through a containing wall. In real terms, we recognise a hernia as a bulge or lump…