Hello!

Mrs Varsha Soneji

Varsha is a Medical Herbalist with over 31 years experience in the field of complementary medicine and a degree in Herbal Medicine. She has vast knowledge of:

  • Western Herbs
  • Indian and Ayurvedic Herbs
  • Chinese Herbs

Varsha's knowledge of these 3 areas of herbalism, is combined to maximise the benefits of the phytochemicals (natural plant chemicals) that nature has given to us packaged as beautiful plants.

Services

Discovery Call

We offer free discovery calls to find out how herbal medicine can help you. Get to know a little more about how we work and what to expect.
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Private Consultation

During your first consultation, you will have the chance to express your health concerns. You will receive bespoke herbal medicine in the form of tinctures, teas, creams, oils, etc. as required.
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Diagnostic Testing

We offer tests for Vitamin and Mineral Deficiencies, Toxicology, Hormones, Stool Tests, Urinalysis and much more.
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Blood Report Analysis

Your blood report from your GP or consultant explained, and advice given on areas to work on by taking herbal medication, supplements or diet and lifestyle advice.
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Pricing

You may require 2, 3 or more consultations depending on the illness. Most people start to see improvements after the first prescription and start to see bigger improvements in their health after 3 months. Varsha will empower you with knowledge and understanding of your condition so that you can make the dietary and lifestyle modifications to support your journey back to good health.

£125

Initial Consultation

Your initial consultation can last up to 90 minutes and includes a full case history including current symptoms, diet, lifestyle and exercise, an examination, blood pressure, pulse, weight and any other necessary assessment. You will be prescribed 2 weeks of herbs.

£125

Follow-Up Consultation

The purpose of your follow up is to monitor your progress and adjust your medicines to ensure they remain effective as you begin to heal. You will be prescribed 4 weeks of herbs.

Varies: £12 and up

Repeat Prescriptions

If you are doing well on a prescription, you may request repeats. These are dispensed at the herbalist’s discretion based on your best health interests and can be collected from reception or posted to you at additional cost. Click to request a callback at your time of choice to discuss the possibility of a repeat prescription.

Member of The National Institute of Medical Herbalists
Senior Associate of The Royal Society of Medicine
Founder of Harrow Health Matters


Contact Us

Call us now or use the form below for bookings and queries.



How to find us

Our main clinic is in Stanmore, Middlesex. The nearest underground ​station is Canons Park on the Jubilee Line. Other nearby stations are Stanmore, Queensbury and Edgware. The nearest bus stops are for Bus 79 which stops very close by.

There is free parking on site (subject to availability) or you can park for free on nearby residential on-street parking.

Postcode for Sat Nav use: HA7 1JS

FAQs

In the Rigveda, (an ancient Hindu scripture) 9th Mandala, Hymn 1.5, "Vanaspati" (literally meaning: Lord of the Forest) is a deity presiding over the forest and described as the "bright golden hued Vanaspati, with its thousand branches."

Herbal Medicine is effective for the following:

  • Functional dyspepsia
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Premenstrual syndrome
  • Back pain and osteoarthritis
  • Depression
  • Migraine
  • Some forms of acute infections including acute rhino sinusitis, the common cold, uncomplicated upper respiratory tract infections, influenza types A and B.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

If you could have been in contact with anyone who has the virus or feel unwell, call 111 and follow the NHS guidelines.
With the current situation of potential Coronavirus infection and increased demand for immune supporting herbs, we at Vanaspati Herbal Medicine can only offer telephone or Skype consultations until further notice.
This is to safeguard our patients and reduce the risk of spreading the virus.
You can access further information about the Coronavirus and advice from The National Institute of Medical Herbalists here:

  1. 1. https://nimh.org.uk/news-articles/herbal-medicine-and-the-coronavirus
  2. 2. https://nimh.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Covid1903.pdf

If you need lung support or antiviral herbs you can get in touch to discuss your requirements.

  • Acne
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Candida albicans
  • Cystic acne
  • Depression
  • Diabetes - Type 2
  • Eczema
  • Endometriosis
  • Hair Loss
  • Hot flushes
  • Hyper-acidity
  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Kidney stones
  • Migraines
  • Night terrors
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
  • Psoriasis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Rosacea
  • Sinusitis
  • Ulcerative colitis
  • Varicose veins

Herbal medicine works best by taking a holistic approach to health and well being. With this in mind, you will be expected to take on board advice about nutrition and lifestyle along with your herbal prescription.