Alex is a licensed acupuncturist and massage therapist from London, UK. He received a BSc in Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture, and a Diploma in Tuina from the College of Integrated Chinese Medicine, and completed clinical internships at the Institute of Traditional Vietnamese Medicine in Ho Chi Minh City.
He specialised in Dien Chan (Facial Reflexology), and has understudied with the renowned expert Tran Dung Thang in Vietnam. This therapy has a unique ability to relieve emotional stress, trauma, and psychosomatic imbalance. He has also trained in Thai massage with the master practitioners Pichest Boonthumme in Chiangmai and May Raksakun of Koh Phangan.
Alex is mainly based in London but is regularly invited to give treatments at many of the world’s leading Spas and luxury hotels, including the Mandarin Oriental Spa in Hong Kong and Marrakech, Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary in Koh Samui, and Nihi Sumba in Indonesia. He has a specialisation in the treatment of stress and trauma, but helps people with a wide range of conditions, from infertility and insomnia to fibromyalgia and back pain.
Alex is passionate about health and healing and keeps a daily practice of meditation, tai chi, tea ceremony.