House of Herbs Medical Herbalists for Stamford, Rutland and surrounding area. Medical herbalists are health care providers trained in Western orthodox and holistic medical diagnosis who use plant based medicines to treat their patients. All Medical Herbalists at the House of Herbs are members of The National Institute of Medical Herbalists (NIMH), the UK's leading professional body representing herbal medicine practitioners. They are fully insured and have passed all Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks. NIMH sets the profession's educational standards, maintains mandatory programmes of professional development and provides codes of conduct, ethics and practice to which all members must abide. Both of our medical herbalists currently practicing at House of Herbs have First Class Honours Degrees in Herbal Medicine.