Clinic Team

Philippa Oakley Chiropractor chiropractic hampshire havant emsworth chichester portsmouthPhilippa Oakley (Doctor of Chiropractic)

DC MChiro PgCert MRCC (Pain) LRCC
Principal Chiropractor and Clinical Director of Acorn Health

Philippa is the owner and Clinical Director of Acorn Health which she established in 2014. A highly experienced chiropractor, she specialises in chronic pain management, paediatrics and pregnancy chiropractic care.

Philippa expanded the clinic in January 2017 to include other practitioners because she wanted to help her patients in other ways. Therapies such as massage, CBT therapy and even acupuncture can now we found here. Find out more about our other health services here.

Find out more about Philippa’s publications and other experience here.

Rhiannon Oakley
Clinic Manager

Rhiannon provides invaluable support in the day-to-day running of the clinic, to ensure we continue to deliver the very best care and service to you. Due to her background in business development and marketing, she has a range of skills. From admin, training, marketing and finance Rhiannon has her fingers in many pies to help our clinic to grow and adapt.

Rhiannon is a qualified life coach and runs Oakley Coaching. She provides health coaching to our patients who wish to reignite their motivation, improve their health and create healthy habits.  CPD certificate are also available if required.


Jo Hitchiner
Lead Receptionist

Jo will help you book your appointments and be here on the other side of the phone in the mornings if you need any assistance. She’s extremely knowledgeable about all the healthcare options available to you and will be able to assist you in choosing the best way forward with care.

Jo lives in the area with her young family, including the adorable Mabel the dog. In 2019, Jo achieved a Distinction in her Medical Secretary Advanced certificate which she is utilising to help manage the reception as part of her new role as lead receptionist.


Linda Forsyth

Linda joined our team in October 2019, she has extensive experience in the health care industry having recently worked in a GP surgery. She has also previously managed her own children’s nursery near Portsmouth. She will be here to help most afternoons to answer  any queries or help book your appointments.

Linda loves to play squash and spends her weekends with family near London or travelling with Steve her husband.

She has recently expanded her household with the mischievous Lemmy the black and white kitten. Motörhead fans will understand the name.




If you think you are our missing team member and can add something different Acorn Health please email your CV and cover letter to us.

Opening Times

Monday 08:30 – 19:00
Tuesday 09:00 – 19:00
Wednesday 09:00 – 19:00
Thursday 09:00 – 19:00
Friday 08:30 – 18:00

Lunch Break 13.00-14.00

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Opening Times

Monday 08:30 – 19:00
Tuesday 09:00 – 19:00
Wednesday 09:00 – 19:00
Thursday 09:00 – 19:00
Friday 08:30 – 19:00
Saturday 09:00 – 12:00

Acorn Health Limited © 2014 - 2019

Website Created by WebHolism