Practitioners

At Acuhealth you will find the best practitioners in harmony medicine in Greater Manchester. Highly qualified and recognised by numerous body associations, you can be sure that you are in good hands.

Our practitioners are:

Dr Mei Xing - Chinese Herbs and Acupuncture

Professor Mei Xing became a qualified medical doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1985. In the next years Mei furthered her knowledge in integrated medicine and gained her MSc Degree from Chengdu TCM University.
Mei has been a lecturer in TCM in the University of Salford since 2001 and has treated patients for over 30 years. Read more about Mei Xing

Dr Yuhong Xie - Acupuncture, herbs and Traditional Chinese Medicine

Dr Yuhong Xie MD, PhD, M.A.T.C.M. graduated in TCM in 1990, obtained his Masters Degree in 1998 and completed his PhD in 2005. Dr Xei has been a lecturer and consultant at Nanjing University of TCM and has been practising TCM in the UK since 2004. He specialises in acupuncture for pain management, gynaecological disorders, stress, insomnia, addictions amongst other conditions. Read more about Dr Yuhong Xie

John Gradwell - Acupuncture and Deep Tui Na

John Gradwell BSc (Hons), SBRCP, ITEC, Advance Tui Na certificate Nanjing practises Classical Chinese Acupuncture based mainly on the Huang Di Nei Jing, The Yellow Emperors Classic of Internal Medicine.
All treatments are thoroughly carried out with empathy and compassion and John treats a broad range of chronic and acute disorders. Read more about John Gradwell

Helen Chuntso - Acupuncture and Tui Na

Helen Chuntso BSc(Hons) is a fully qualified member of the Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ATCM) UK.  Since graduating in 2008, she has worked in varied clinical settings, with a particular specialism in fertility, gynaecological and obstetric acupuncture. She is also a Prenatal and Postnatal Doula (birthing assistant). Read more about Helen Chuntso

Mandy Williams - Acupuncturist

Mandy graduated with a First in BSc(hons) Acupunture from Manchester Metropolitan University and is a proud member of the British Acupuncture Council.
Mandy is a therapist committed to evidence-based knowledge and takes part in continuing professional development study along with attendance at relevant seminars, conference and training courses. Read more about Mandy

Lorraine Whitehouse - Counsellor, Hypnotherapist, Coach

Lorraine is a qualified counsellor, coach, mentor, hypnotherapist and NLP practitioner. Her focus as a therapist is to help women be all that they can be – obviously this can mean very different things for different women, but she believes we all have the potential to achieve our goals whatever they may be. In addition to her private therapy practice she is also a volunteer counsellor for a local charity and a helpline listener for women who have experienced trauma. Read more about Lorraine

Susan Moffatt - Qualified Podiatrist and Reflexologist 

Originally from Liverpool Sue moved to Manchester to study and gain her BSc(hons) Podiatry Medicine qualification at University of Salford in 2001.  She is registered with the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists and governed by Health & Care Professions Council.  Susan has worked for nine years in private practice all over the North West for a private company. Has been self-employed for eight years, providing quality podiatry assessments and treatment to all.  Using the most up to date techniques, standards and best practice set out by the HCPC by keeping up to date with continual professional development (CPD).  Read more about Sue

Melody Peters – Acupuncture and Bodywork

Melody Peters BSc (Hons) is a fully insured and qualified member of the Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ATCM) UK and the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT).  She has been involved in teaching and delivering supportive therapies for over 20 years, both in Sale, Manchester and Wrexham, North Wales. She has a particular interest in pain relief, particularly for musculoskeletal problems and neurological difficulties, including Parkinson’s Disease. Read more about Melody