Matthew Schmitt, PT, DPT

Matthew Schmitt, PT, DPT

Physical & Occupational Therapy

Triangle Region

Matthew attended UNC Chapel Hill for his undergraduate studies — where he earned a bachelor’s degree in exercise science and a minor in hispanic studies. He then earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from UNC Chapel Hill. Matt became a Physical Therapist to serve his community with whole person care. Matthew is particularly passionate about caring for kids, teenagers, and the “weekend warriors.”
Outside of work, Matthew has a wife, Cara, and together they have a young Australian Shepard named Sunny. Matthew enjoys hiking, spending time with family and friends, and is an avid Detroit sports fan.


  • Undergraduate: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science with a minor in Hispanic Studies
  • Graduate: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Doctorate of Physical Therapy

Specialties & Services

EmergeOrtho is full of wonderful doctors! They make sure they go over every little thing and explain stuff so that you understand. I have 4 different doctors here and have been pleased with them all.

Michelle M


They treat you with respect take the time to understand what your needs are and work toward that gold of fixing the problem. Very professional in everything they do I love going there for treatment can't say that about many healthcare systems. I recommend EmergeOrtho to everyone I see.

Ronnie W


A New Level Of Orthopedic Care Has Emerged

As our patient, you will benefit from a full range of orthopedic services, specialties and technologies, including physical and occupational therapy, advanced imaging services, and urgent care walk-in services providing immediate diagnosis and treatment for urgent orthopedic conditions.