Matt Lopez, DPT

Elite Performace Physical Therapy

Dr.Matt Lopez is a board-certified sports physical therapist who serves as the Senior Sports Physical Therapist for the Northside Hospital  Sports Medicine  Network  and leader of the Elite Performance Therapy division. He specializes in the treatment and rehabilitation for all sports-related injuries, and is passionate about returning athletes to activity and optimizing performance. Dr. Lopez treats patients of all ages and skill levels, and has special interest in Rugby. He served as the Head Team Physical Therapist for the Ohio State Men’s Rugby Club, and has traveled both nationally and internationally as a member of the medical team for USA Rugby National 15’s team, USA Rugby 7’s and All-Americans. He serves patients using the mostup- to-date treatments and strengthening techniques, and provides personalized guidance based on each patient’s goals and fitness. In addition to providing patient care, he haspublishedresearchandpresentedfornationalevents, including the USA Rugby Medical Symposium and the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting.

Services Offered


Fusionetics Functional MotionScreening
ACL InjuryPrevention
Dry Needling
Cupping
Blood Flow Restriction Therapy
Vibration Therapy
Compression Therapy
Exercise Programs and Consultation

EDUCATION & TR AINING

Undergraduate, University of NotreDame

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Regis University
Residency, Sports Physical Therapy, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

CERTIFICATIONS & AFFILIATIONS

Board Certified, Sports PhysicalTherapy

Member, American Physical Therapy Association
Member, American Physical Therapy Association Sports Physical Therapy Section
Member, American Physical Therapy Association Orthopedic Physical Therapy Section

LOCATIONS

Buckhead
3280 Peachtree Road, NE Suite 160
Atlanta, GA 30305

Phone: 404-638-4510

1-855-NH-SPORT

SportsMedicine.Northside.com