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About HIRUDO Therapy Clinic & Nurse Bochnak

Renata Bochnak, the esteemed clinical lead nurse of The Hirudotherapy Clinic, is an exceptional hirudotherapist with a stellar track record.

Hailing from Poland, Renata brings over two decades of nursing experience to her practice. Graduating as a nurse in 1998, she has dedicated her career to healthcare, honing her skills and expertise.

Renata’s role as a clinical lead nurse in a nursing home showcases her commitment to patient care and her leadership in the medical field. With her extensive knowledge and unwavering dedication to her patients’ well-being, Renata Bochnak stands as an expert and a trusted practitioner in the realm of hirudotherapy.

Her holistic approach and profound understanding of both nursing and leech therapy make her a beacon of credibility in the healthcare industry, ensuring that each client receives the highest level of care and expertise.

Renata Bochnak is the driving force behind this clinic. Her deep expertise and extensive experience in the field of hirudotherapy, or leech therapy, make her a trusted and reliable healthcare professional. As a qualified nurse, she brings a high level of medical knowledge and a caring, compassionate approach to her practice.

Situated in Bristol, Southmead clinic serves as the primary location for consultations and treatments.

In addition to in-clinic services, Nurse Bochnak is dedicated to ensuring her patients’ convenience. To accommodate busy schedules and diverse needs, she offers a flexible home/mobile service. This means that you can receive the benefits of hirudotherapy in the comfort of your own home, further enhancing the accessibility and ease of accessing this unique and effective form of therapy.

At the Hirudotherapy Clinic, Renata Bochnak’s commitment to your health and well-being shines through, providing a holistic approach to healthcare with the ancient and proven technique of hirudotherapy.

Nurse Bochnaks' Qualifications

Additional treatments

IV Vitamin Therapy

IV vitamin therapy uses an intravenous drip to introduce vital electrolytes, vitamins, minerals, and amino acids directly into the bloodstream for rapid absorption. Unlike taking a multivitamin, IV vitamin therapy offers a tailored solution to get all the vitamins and nutrients you need instantly. Traditionally used for helping patients undergoing cancer treatment it’s now becoming more accessible to people who want to supercharge their health, feel and look better immediately. 

With more places now offering IV vitamin therapy in the UK, here are some of the reasons patients why IV therapy is a great way of investing in your health. 

Fast and pain free

For those pressed for time, getting a vitamin therapy treatment will leave your feeling revitalized and refreshed in under an hour. Take the time to rest and relax whilst your treatment gets to work allowing you to get back to your day fully rejuvenated. 

Fast relief from Hangovers

The days of struggling through a hangover are officially over. Book an IV vitamin therapy treatment for the day after a big night out and you’ll thank your past self. Essential vitamins such as Vitamin C, B complex, NaCl and Glucose 5% will provide relief from the after-effects of dehydration and a will top up depleted vitamin levels. The hydrating saline solution will help reduce any symptoms of dizziness and headaches whilst the powerful combination of vitamins will soothe any feelings of nausea, fatigue, and anxiety to help you get your day back on track.

Weight loss

If you’re trying to lose weight and have found that despite all your best efforts you’ve plateaued – having an IV vitamin therapy injection can help kick-start your metabolism. Flooding your body with all the vitamins and nutrients it needs to balance your hormone levels and ensure that you’re in an optimal state to lose excess weight. It also helps support liver functioning which is super important as a liver which is under functioning can cause fat to build up around the belly.

Increased Energy

With work, family, and social life being as demanding as ever who doesn’t want more energy? Luckily there’s a quick solution if you need an extra boost which doesn’t come in the form of an unhealthy sugary drink or large coffee. During an IV therapy appointment vital nutrients like  Vitamin C and Ginko Biloba are injected in your system which can provide a significant, sudden boost in energy. 

Boosts skin

If you’ve started to notice the signs of ageing and want to get your healthy youthful glow back IV vitamin therapy can be an effective alternative to more invasive procedures. An anti-aging IV drip contains NaCl and vitamin C, Placenta, Coenzyme Q10 and B Complex which leave your skin looking healthier and softer with a reduction of fine lines and wrinkles. Many people also experience stronger hair and nails, clearer skin and improved eyesight as a result of IV treatment.

Supercharges your Immune System

The stress and busyness of daily life can put a strain on your immune system, especially during the winter when we are exposed to more cold and flu viruses. With IV therapy you can ensure you’re well protected against infections by boosting your immune system with a dose of vitamin C and B complex which provides a fast and effective way of floods cells with the nutrients they need for a powerful protective effect. 

Helps support good mental health 

When you feel better physically you feel better mentally. Many problems to do with anxiety and depression can be alleviated with IV therapy. Mental health problems can put a strain on your body and so by delivering the targeted nutrients your body needs IV therapy can give you the lift you need to help you feel better.

Better athletic performance

Whether you’re training for a marathon or just want to improve the time on your weekly 5k, having an IV therapy treatment can give you the edge when it comes to physical performance. IV therapy can help repair cellular damage and assist your body’s natural healing process leading to reduced recovery time and improved endurance. 

Whether you’re looking to boost your immune system, performance in the gym or want younger looking skin our Bristol clinic is the place to go for the best IV vitamin therapy in the UK.

The Vampire Mask

In addition to her expertise in hirudotherapy, or leech therapy, Nurse Bochnak offers a diverse range of services, including the renowned Vampire Mask procedure. This cutting-edge cosmetic treatment is a multi-faceted solution for enhancing your skin’s health and appearance. Here are some of the key benefits and additional details of the Vampire Mask procedure:

  1. Improved Skin Tone

  2. Enhanced Elasticity

  3. Wrinkle Reduction

  4. Minimized Pore Size

  5. Scar Improvement

  6. Quick and Minimally Invasive

  7. Natural-Looking Results

  8. Long-Lasting Effects

Under Nurse Bochnak’s skilled hands, the Vampire Mask procedure offers a comprehensive and non-invasive approach to achieving healthier, more youthful skin. Whether you’re looking to address specific concerns or simply want to enhance your skin’s overall quality, this treatment can be a valuable addition to your skincare regimen.

Blood tests

At times, you might feel the need for a complete health screen, regardless of whether or not you are experiencing any uncomfortable symptoms. If you are over a certain age or belong to a high-risk group, your GP may recommend that you undergo regular check-ups. Our clinic offers various blood check packages to cater to a diverse range of needs.
We are using accredited pathologhy service provided by nationwide The Doctors Laboratory (TDL). Results are received by a patient very promptly, normally within few days via encrypted email. 

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