Matthew Higgins, Doctor of Physical Therapy, was born and raised in Saint Paul, Minnesota. He graduated from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Post-graduation, Matt worked in a biotechnology laboratory for five years but could not shake his dream of pursuing a career in Physical Therapy. A career change was a must, so he returned to graduate school, completing his Doctorate in Physical Therapy at Concordia University, Saint Paul.
Throughout his clinical rotations, Matt had the opportunity to work in a variety of outpatient settings, including a once in a lifetime experience working with Gaelic football athletes in Westport, Ireland. He has a passion for fitness and enjoys aiding all patient reach their fitness/functional goals.
Outside of the clinic, Matt enjoys weight training (excessively), SCUBA diving, hiking, craft/drinks, and international travel.
If you are interested in having Matt speak to lifters or other exercise enthusiasts in your gym, we can arrange that. He loves helping people lift smarter and better.