Matthew Smith, PT, DPT, MS

Clinical Instructor

Matthew Smith, PT, DPT, MS is a Physical Therapist and Clinical Faculty at The Physical Therapy Institute of Midwestern University.  He completed his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and has a Master of Science in Orthopedic Physical Therapy from Daemen College.  He completed his Board Certification in Orthopedic Physical Therapy through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists with a focus on integration of methods and classification of patients to improve treatment outcomes.  In addition to his clinical work, he works as an instructor in multiple academic programs, where he assists in the instruction of evidence-based musculoskeletal coursework with both physical therapy students and medical students.  He has experience as an APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor and served as the Clinical Coordinator for Clinical Education during his time at Northwestern Medicine.