Mat graduated from UC Davis with a degree in Biological Sciences. He received his Master’s of Physical Therapy degree from the University of St. Augustine, Florida. He has extensive training in orthopedic manual therapy. In addition, Mat has achieved advanced certification in Gray Cook’s Functional Movement Systems since 2009 and is a lead instructor with the organization. He teaches physical therapists, chiropractors and physicians in the U.S. as well as internationally. Mat specializes in orthopedic rehabilitation, spine care, injury prevention and movement assessment and correction. He is a life-long resident of Davis.