Kiiko’s Biography

Kiiko PalpatingFounder of Kiiko Style of Acupuncture, Kiiko Matsumoto is internationally known for her scholarly work on acupuncture and interpretation of Chinese Classic texts. Kiiko has published several fundamental texts on acupuncture in the U.S and is regularly publishing articles in the Ido-No-Nippon acupuncture magazine in Japan. She has also completed two video series for this company.

Kiiko is mostly known for her ability to integrate the work of very important Japanese acupuncture Masters among them Master Nagano, Maser Kawai and Dr Manaka into a coherent, clinically effective style.

Kiiko is regularly teaching acupuncture around the world and in the U.S. Her vast clinical experience and powerful teaching style are her trademark. When she is not traveling or teaching, you can find her in her Newton Highlands, MA clinic where she has a loyal following of patients. She is sought after by patients for her unique treatment style which includes:

  • Diagnosis through palpation – instant feedback for patient and practitioner through touch
  • Holistic approach – addressing the entire person to get to the root of problem
  • Japanese tradition – steeped in tradition yet innovative
  • Eclectic methods – wide variety of methods tailored to each individual