Meet Dr Matthew Young
Putting the “Zhu” in Zhutzh
Dr Matthew (Dr Matt) is a fully qualified and AHPRA registered Acupuncturist, Chinese Herbal Medicine Practitioner and Herbal Dispenser.
He is passionate about providing a safe space for LGBTQIA+ patients to ensure that they feel understood and supported in their health goals.
Dr Matt has a special interest in health and wellbeing unique to LGBTQIA+. Dr Matt has joined Zhong Centre to bring his set of skills with dermatology, skin issues, and cosmetic acupuncture and facial rejuvenation.
Clarity and confidence in changing times
Dr Matt has experience through a range of skin health and dermatology issues, however he holds a special interest in cosmetic and facial rejuvenation wellbeing. This incorporates general health in the body with body acupuncture, combined with “Zhutzhing” aka cosmetic acupuncture to help the best features of the face bringing anyone an extra glow. As a registered Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioner Dr Matt also enjoys combining Chinese Herbal formulas and lifestyle changes at home to achieve the best results for his special clients.
While cosmetic and dermatology health is his special interest, Dr Matt also has a keen passion on other health issues faced by LGBTQIA+ community. Dr Matt focused in providing a safe, open and supportive space, recognising that these individuals face their own unique set of challenges when seeking equitable and affirming healthcare. In particular he is dedicated to ensuring that trans and non-binary people receive physical and emotional support at whatever stage of their transition journey.
His gentle and honest approach will guide you to understanding your body’s cues better and have confidence in your inner glow and own health and wellbeing.
Matt understands the importance of providing a safe and understanding space for his patients, and approaches practice with a high level of warmth and compassion.
He values the importance of inter-professional practice and collaboration with other healthcare practitioners, combining both western and traditional Chinese medicine approaches to achieve optimal health outcomes for his patients.
While Dr Matt is the newest member to the Zhong Centre team, he has a passion and enthusiasm in the dermatology and facial cosmetic acupuncture field. An important member of our Zhong Centre crew, are thrilled for you to get your rejuvenation journey started with Dr Matt!
Dr Matt is an advocate for LGBTQIA+ community, has a dry humour and loves loud shirts.
What to Expect When Visiting Zhong Centre
Our treatments are designed to service the deepest parts of you. So to help us prepare, you’ll receive a comprehensive questionnaire to be completed before arrival.
Your Zhong Centre practitioner will discuss your questionnaire with you & ask about your treatment aspirations. Then we’ll guide you through what to expect during your treatment.
Using age-old Chinese Medical tools & treatments, your practitioner will work with what nature gave you to help you shine! ✨ We’ll also prescribe Chinese Medicine where required.
Changing health from skin & within.
Changing your world face to feet.
Multifaceted approach to the expression of you.
Restoring the parts that make the soul whole.
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