About Dr. Matea
Dr. Matea received her doctorate in naturopathic medicine from the National College of Naturopathic Medicine in Portland, Oregon and her bachelor’s of science in biochemistry from the State University of New York at Buffalo. She has a diverse background and utilizes a wide variety of healing modalities from both Eastern and Western traditions.
Dr. Matea has extensive experience in holistic medicine spanning over three decades. She has worked with many thought-leaders in holistic medicine including Doris Rapp, M.D., New York Times best-selling author and pioneer in the field of ecology and environmental medicine. Dr. Matea served as Director of the Allergy Program for Dr. Joseph Mercola at the Optimal Wellness Center in Schaumburg, IL. Most recently, Dr. Matea worked as the medical director for Robert Young, PhD, author of The pH Miracle, leading personal and group healing retreats. In addition to her background in science and medicine, Dr. Matea has studied spiritual and emotional healing as an adjunct to Western medicine. She is a gifted intuitive, healer, vocalist and musician. Dr. Matea combines all of these tools in her healing sessions and is often able to achieve results for conditions that have not responded to conventional therapies. An avid meditator, she leads sound healing meditations and retreats. Her Sound Healing CD’s are now available for sale and receiving great reviews.
Dr. Matea is also the founder of Exquisite Aromatherapy, a line of high-quality essential oils. She has been creating products for private clients for 12 years and is now launching them online for the public.
Combining both science and spirituality, Dr. Matea aims to improve, enhance and maintain your health by delivering the highest level of personalized patient care. She is a proud member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians and the California Naturopathic Doctors Association.