Matt Knowles, ATC, ITAT

Matt Knowles

Supervisor, Sports Medicine Program

Matt earned his Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine at the University of West Florida. While a student, he worked for the Arena Football League’s Pensacola Barracudas and was the head student trainer for West Florida’s baseball team. Upon graduation, Knowles went on to receive a Master of Arts and Education in Exercise Physiology from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, where he was the athletic trainer for the football and baseball teams.

After graduate school, Knowles took a job with Champion Sports Medicine, where he worked with Mountain Brook High School and the Cologne Centurions of NFL Europe. From there, Knowles worked for Samford University for eight years as the baseball, volleyball, track and cross-country trainer. Licensed in the state of Georgia, he is a member of National Athletic Trainers' Association and is also a CPR instructor.

Knowles joined Gwinnett Medical Center in 2013.