About Matthew

About Matthew Pajo – Chinese Medicine Practitioner

Cairns Acupuncture TherapistMatthew is an experienced and fully qualified Chinese medicine practitioner. He is registered as an Acupuncturist and Chinese Herbal Medicine practitioner with the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia www.chinesemedicineboard.gov.au which is administered by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency www.ahpra.gov.au

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Matthew has been studying and practicing Chinese Medicine for over 20 years and has completed a Bachelor of Health Science (Acupuncture) and has attained a Masters of Applied Science (Chinese Herbal Medicine) with distinction from Melbourne’s RMIT University www.rmit.edu.au/. During his postgraduate studies Matthew received a commendation from the Masters of Applied Science Program Assessment Board for academic achievement.

Matthew brings a wealth of clinical experience in the treatment and prevention of a variety of acute and chronic health concerns.

With a solid foundation in Western Medical Sciences Matthew has an integrated approach to treatments and as such he utilises a diverse referral network of health-care professionals. This ensures his clients receive appropriate and effective care and treatment that addresses their unique health needs.

Matthew’s understanding of Chinese medicine is continually evolving through ongoing practice and education, and through liaising with a network of peers and attending regular professional development events.

Matthew’s clinical focus is general practice, with an interest in the areas of pain management (including sports injury), autoimmune diseases, women’s health (including fertility and gynaecological disorders), men’s health (including stress management and fatigue), skin disorders, respiratory conditions and digestive complaints.