Matt Jacobson


Matt joined A Step Ahead Physical Therapy in 2022 and has been a physical therapist since graduating from Brenau University with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2020.

Matt received his Bachelor’s of Science degree in Athletic Training from the University of Iowa and previously worked as an athletic trainer at Hinsdale Central High School in the Chicago suburbs. During his time at Iowa, he worked with the women’s gymnastics team, the men’s basketball team, and the football team. He is still active with covering local youth, high school, and collegiate athletics in all sports around the Atlanta area as a Certified Athletic Trainer.

He enjoys using his background in Athletic Training and Sports Medicine when working with athletes and active adults. Since becoming a PT, he has started to develop a niche working with the geriatric population, especially with Balance and Fall Prevention. He has his Functional Golf Specialization and likes working with golfers of all levels.

In his free time, Matt enjoys running, hiking, biking, gardening, and kayaking. He also has a passion for cooking and gets inspiration from trying local restaurants. Matt recently moved to Alpharetta and is looking forward to getting involved in the Alpharetta and Roswell communities.