Vein and Hernia


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.

Venous Patients – our promises to you

– Comprehensive assessment by an expert  Consultant Vascular Surgeon

– Detailed ultrasound scan at the initial consultation

– Full discussion of your concerns and aspirations

– Outcome individualised to you:

Advice only if most appropriate
Transfer to Mr Birchley’s NHS service if appropriate
Clinic-based treatment (catheter / foam)
Surgery under anaesthesia

– Guaranteed 24/7 access to Mr Birchley direct by email for advice and support

– Clear pricing



Make An Appointment

Opening hours: Monday – Friday 08:30-16:30