Matthew is a Physiotherapist and Exercise Physiologist, and practice principal of Figtree
Physiotherapy in Wollongong, Australia. He has over 15 years of clinical experience with a special
interest in injury risk reduction and prevention. Matthew is currently completing his PhD in injury
risk reduction in football at the University of Wollongong, and has co-authored a number of papers
in this area.
Matthew is currently a part of the Football Federation of Australia National Teams Unit and has
worked with the men’s, women’s and youth teams. He has worked within a number of sporting
codes including rugby league, Australia Rules football, cricket and triathlon and is on the Executive
Committee of the NSW Football Medicine Association.