Matt Owens, P.T., D.P.T., S.C.S., A.T.C., C.S.C.S.

Physical Therapist
Sports Medicine

Children's at Town Center
404-785-8049
matt.owens@choa.org

Languages Spoken:English
Education and Training
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy: Belmont University, 2004.
  • Bachelors of Science in Education; Concentration in Athletic Training: East Tennessee State University, 2001.

Interests
  • Overhead and throwing athletes
  • Manual therapy
  • Injury prevention programs

Society
  • American Physical Therapy Association

    Certifications
  • Board Certified Clinical Specialist, Sports Physical Therapy, American Physical Therapy Association
  • Certified Athletic Trainer, National Athletic Trainers' Association
  • Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist , National Strength & Conditioning Association
  • Certified Integrated Manual Therapist, Great Lakes Seminars
  • Functional Movement Screen Certified, Functional Movement Systems

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Provide rehabilitation for children with orthopaedic and sports-related injuries
  • Promote a safe return to activities/sports and help prevent re-injury

Career Highlights
  • 2014 Sports Physical Therapy Kevin Wilk Traveling Fellow
  • Achieving Sports Certified Specialist designation
  • Achieving Certified Integrated Manual Therapist certification
  • Returning a patient to the MLB All Star Game and Gold Glove status