About the Physician
Matthew H. Guidera
Diplomate of Oriental Medicine (Herbs, Acupuncture, Biomedicine, Diagnosis)
Matthew H. Guidera, is an acupuncture physician (A.P.) and primary care medical practitioner serving Broward, Palm Beach and Miami-Dade Counties. He is a Florida Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.), and a United States Nationally Certified Diplomate of Oriental Medicine (Dipl. OM). Matthew received his Bachelors degree in Health Sciences and his Master’s degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from the Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine.
Matthew's areas of special training include Acupuncture, Herbal and Dietary Therapies, Bio-energetic Medicine, Moxibustion, Traditional Meridian Diagnosis, Auriculotherapy, and Tui-Na (Chinese Therapeutic Massage). Homeopathic and vibrational approaches are also employed and all methods are meant to stimulate whole body and mind health. In his practice, Matthew collaborates with, and treats, a variety of licensed health care professionals including medical doctors, massage therapists, integrative medicine physicians and psychologists.
Acupuncture of Weston is designed as a place of healing, happiness and hope. Conditions of particular interest include those related to: psychosomatic and chronic illness, pregnancy and fertility, all types of pain, drug addiction, digestive difficulties, maximizing sports performance, hyperactivity and fatigue.
Matthew believes in a patient-centered medical approach that is a health learning collaboration including scientific, diagnostic, traditional methods. For patients who are particularly sensitive, or children, Acupuncture of Weston employs special lasers, massage and other techniques that are painless. Matthew is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese.