Matt Smith is a Remedial massage therapist in our team at Parramatta. Matt is a mature graduate with a Diploma in Massage Therapy and will be providing massage services on Monday mornings and most Saturday mornings. We’ve already seen how skilled his hands are so make an appointment and find out for yourself!
Matt is a qualified remedial massage therapist and completed a diploma in remedial massage with the NSW School of Massage, and is a member of ATMS (Australian Traditional Medicine Society), ARC (Australian Reiki Connection), and AKA (Australian Kinesiology Association).
He began his journey into natural health in 2006 studying Reiki to achieve Reiki Master level. Since then the studies and growth have continued with Kinesiology, meditation facilitator and life coach.
Matt’s massage treatments incorporate a blend of these modalities to help identify underlying client conditions that can contribute to, even exacerbate the presenting injuries or dysfunction, and resetting muscle memory and learned limitations. He has worked with professional sporting teams, public events, corporate clients, palliative care, aged care, chiropractors, physiotherapists, oncology support, and everyday people who like to keep fit.
Having had a long career in human resources managing work health and safety and ergonomics, Matt is well versed in the conditions, activities and postural misalignments that develop in the workplace ranging from stress, overuse, work systems and postures. Specific massage techniques include trigger point, functional release, reflexology, deep tissue and shiatsu massage.
Outside of work, Matt enjoys gardening, being in nature, cooking, music and has a passion for learning new things.
Being a member of the Australian Traditional Medicine Society Matt’s services are rebatable through private health funds.