About REMEDI HEALTH

REMEDI HEALTH in Winchester is an award-winning, independently owned clinic and pharmacy offering a highly personal, private health service. We are often asked about other ‘branches’ of REMEDI HEALTH, however (currently) we are proud to be part of Winchester’s vibrant community of independents.

We pride ourselves on caring deeply about all of our clients and patients, providing a personalised, reliable and fast service.

REMEDI HEALTH is regulated by the General Pharmaceutical Council, pharmacy no. 9011738

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Personal private clinic

We offer a wide range of clinical services together with medicines over the counter, and on prescription. Our clinic is at 21a Southgate Street, Winchester SO23 9EB (opposite Hotel du Vin).

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Trained healthcare professionals

We pride ourselves on being a centre of clinical excellence, where your safety and the quality of our services is uppermost. Your health is as important as our own.

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Fast, accessible service

We are open six days a week with a clinician always available to help you. We can frequently offer same day service including diagnosis, testing and treatment.

Meet The Team

We are a team of qualified, experienced and committed healthcare professionals. Our expertise spans many aspects of healthcare, and we are well-positioned to offer you the personal service that you require.

Joanna Beresford

Joanna Beresford

Practice Manager

As our Practice Manager, Jo is the organisational genius behind REMEDI  HEALTH. Together, Jo and Clare keep the clinic running smoothly.

Jo joined us having previously being Programme Manager for the Covid Vaccination Programme for South Winchester Primary Care Network. Jo did an awesome job at a very difficult time for all.

Jo has enjoyed an extensive career covering many aspects of retail including both management, buyer and agency positions, working with brands such as LK Bennett, Hobbs and Benetton. She also has experience working for a Management Consultancy in resourcing and coordinating project requirements.

With a keen interest all things medical, Jo is combining her experience of client relations and retail skills with supporting our clients to take control of their health and well being.

Deborah Evans

Deborah Evans

Clinic Director, Superintendent Pharmacist

Deborah holds a first-class honours degree in Pharmacy and has worked in different aspects of pharmacy throughout her 37-year career, including working in national pharmacy leadership roles.

A Fellow of both the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and Royal Society for Public Health, Deborah is passionate about health, wellbeing and ensuring medicines are prescribed and used safely and appropriately. Deborah is a prescribing pharmacist specialising in reproductive and sexual health and menopause.

She set up REMEDI HEALTH to support individuals wanting to know more about their health and be empowered to have evidence-based information to support great health and wellbeing.

Deborah has 4 children, 3 grandchildren and enjoys being fit, active and as flexible as she can be with her recent new hip!

John Evans

John Evans

Director and Logistics

Co-Director of REMEDI HEALTH, John provides strategic insight, asks the difficult (and sometimes annoying) questions and looks after home and dog, so that Deborah can work long hours!

John graduated with a degree in psychology from the University of Birmingham and enjoyed a successful career in the pharmaceutical industry before choosing to be a stay-at-home dad to care for his 2 children and 2 step-children.

He plays an important role in REMEDI HEALTH from providing guidance on the bigger questions, to delivering medicines and tests to where they need to be.

John enjoys fixing bikes (he is the equivalent of a bike-whisperer), walking, running and being a dedicated father to his grown-up children.

Emma Juul

Emma Juul

Social Media and Marketing Manager

Emma holds a first-class honours degree in BSc Psychology and is experienced in Clinical Administration and Brand & Social Media Management in the clinic.

Emma is passionate about holistic health and believes REMEDI HEALTH’s compassionate and holistic approach to health is a much-needed attitude in the healthcare industry.

Emma is focussed, determined and a whizz with social media! Alongside her work with REMEDI HEALTH,  she manages a successful travel blog combining her love for travel with promotional activities.

When Emma is not in the clinic or writing copy, she likes to spend time with her family in Denmark, and travel the world far and wide.

Allie Lewis

Allie Lewis

Sleep Specialist

Allie is an empathetic and caring Sleep Specialist with extensive experience in treating adults with sleep problems and a background of more than twenty years’ experience in promoting health and wellness in the NHS.

As part of the first NHS Therapist-led Insomnia Clinic in England for over six years, Allie is one of the most experienced therapists in delivering CBTi in the country.

During her career, Allie has worked in collaboration with local businesses, education providers, community groups and the voluntary sector to develop and run (sometimes award-winning!) health and wellness programmes in the workplace. She is also a qualified Occupational Therapist, and worked in a clinical role in cancer care for nine years.

Clare Nichols

Clare Nichols

Clinic Administrator

Clare has a Joint Honours degree in French & Italian from Bristol University and many years’ experience in qualitative resarch and brand strategy. She ran her own marketing consultancy, Orchard Insight & Strategy Ltd for many years and is now a qualified sommelier, a Peloton fanatic and a mum of 3!

Clare’s interest in healthcare has developed over the last 10 years after spending long periods of time as a carer in hospital, whilst her nephew underwent a heart and kidney transplant. Since then, she has spent several years working in healthcare administration.

She is committed to the idea of helping to empower people to make active and positive choices regarding their health and is proud to be part of the award-winning team at REMEDI HEALTH.

Lisa Slater

Lisa Slater

Pharmacist and Clinical Governance Lead

Lisa is a pharmacist with 33 years of practice since graduating from London University, and several years prior to that working in her father’s pharmacy in Norwich. Pharmacy very much runs in her blood – she is the 4th generation in her family to qualify as a pharmacist, her great-grandfather having been the first to qualify in 1907 and is also married to a pharmacist!

Lisa previously ran her own small group of pharmacies in Hampshire and Wiltshire, but switched to freelance work while her two children were growing up, working with a number of different pharmacy companies.

Since joining the team at REMEDI HEALTH, Lisa has undertaken additional training as a Phlebotomist and thoroughly enjoys being able to practice this new skill.

Lisa has a strong interest in digestive health and nutrition and continues to train and develop her knowledge in this area.

Olivia Smart

Olivia Smart

Nutritional Therapist

Olivia Smart, studied at the College of Naturopathic Medicine and Cambridge University. Registered with the Association of Naturopathic Practitioners.

With experience across all aspects of general practice, her areas of special interest are stress and fatigue. This ranges from supporting daily stress and tiredness to chronic conditions such as ME/chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia, trauma recovery, and Long Covid. She takes a moderate, integrative and holistic approach, which is evidence-based and incorporates functional medicine.

Olivia has recently moved back to the Winchester area, loves yoga and going for walks with her dog.

Dr Eugenia de Luna Serra

Dr Eugenia de Luna Serra

Skin Specialist

Eugenia studied Medicine in Spain, qualifying as a doctor in 2020. She went on to complete a Masters in Aesthetics, Regenerative and Anti-aging Medicine in Madrid, followed by a Diploma in Facial Aesthetics.

Eugenia has full GMC registration and joined REMEDI HEALTH in early 2023. She is an Advanced Skin Specialist, specialising in micro-needling and resurfacing. Her favourite treatments include combining skin resurfacing with anti-wrinkle injections.  She is also especially passionate about improving young people’s skin and is brilliant with our teenage patients.

Originally from Majorca, Eugenia is always smiling and upbeat, loving the simple things in life, especially a dog walk on a sunny day. She spends her free time being creative – be it cooking, drawing, painting, upcycling furniture or doing embroidery, crochet or needlework.

Dr Geoff Watson

Dr Geoff Watson

Medical Director

Dr Geoff Watson MB BS, DA, DIPMEDED, FRCA studied medicine in London after growing up in Bristol and returned to the West Country for speciality training in Anaesthetics and Intensive Care Medicine.

Having spent 20 years in senior local, regional, national and international leadership, development and commissioning roles he now focuses on his clinical practice and the wellbeing of colleagues in healthcare.

Geoff is at the forefront of improving outcomes after surgery including the reduction of starvation times before surgery and earlier return to normal after your operation.

Geoff is a highly valued member of the REMEDI HEALTH team, providing medical advice, insight and expertise.  

Chloe Wood

Chloe Wood

Lead Phlebotomist

Chloe studied Midwifery at the University of Southampton before moving to Chelsea and Westminster in 2011 and developed a particular interest in phlebotomy.

Chloe’s key areas of interest are pregnancy, infertility and women’s health, towards all of which she takes a compassionate and holistic approach.

She also enjoys learning about any new conditions she comes across through her role as a phlebotomist.

An incredibly patient and kind phlebotomist, Chloe manages to draw blood from more difficult veins and specialises in nervous and young patients.

Chloe has 3 young children and loves getting out in the fresh air and baking at every opportunity!

Dorah Mbang

Dorah Mbang

Clinical Administrator (Saturday)

Dorah is a second year college student at Peter Symonds and is focussed on her academic studies in biology, chemistry and psychology.

Keen to qualify as a doctor, Dorah is committed to her studies and is excited about the learning experience she is gaining at REMEDI HEALTH.

Our Saturday clients benefit from Dorah’s friendly and warm disposition, gained from her work experience as a volunteer at University Hospital Southampton.

It is our pleasure at REMEDI HEALTH to create a continuous learning experience for developing healthcare professionals.

Award-winning Clinic and pharmacy

We’re truly unlike any other pharmacy you will have visited in the UK. And that is why in the two years we have been open, we have won many industry awards.

We pride ourselves and being innovative, different but importantly, centred around you.

We are a small, dedicated team committed to your health and wellbeing.

As an independent private pharmacy and clinic, we aim to offer a truly personalised service, and your experience of this service is very improtant to us.

Whether you are acutely unwell, need to have some diagnostic tests done or want support with important lifestages such as the menopause and middle-life, we are here to help you.

Pop in or give us a call to find out more about what we do and why.

Can we help you?

Our team are standing by to help you with any questions or queries that you may have. We can advise you on the best test, product or service for your requirements.