Matthew Simmons, MD

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Matthew Simmons, MD
Non-Operative Sports Medicine

Canton Office:

Woodstock Office:

Comprehensive Non-Operative Sports Medicine Specialization

Dr. Matthew Simmons is a fellowship-trained sports medicine physician with board certifications in family medicine and sports medicine. He specializes in non-operative orthopedics, providing diagnosis and treatment for sports-related injuries including fractures, sprains and tendon injuries, as well as care for concussions, performance medicine and medical conditions in athletes.

Care for Patients of all Ages

Dr. Simmons is extensively experienced in serving the Cherokee County communities, and has treated patients of all ages and skill levels, including pediatric, student and recreational athletes. He has served as team physician for numerous schools, including Louisiana State University, Southern University and Parkview Baptist High School, and currently serves as a team physician for Cherokee County School District Athletics, as well as Reinhardt University.

Expertise in the Full Spectrum of Sports Related Disorders

Dr. Simmons has clinical interests in concussion management, minimally invasive and non-operative treatment modalities and sports injury prevention.

Dr. Matthew Simmons’ Education and Certifications

Education and Clinical Specialization:

  • Doctor of Medicine, St. Matthew's University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Family Medicine, Riverside Regional Medical Center
  • Fellowship, Sports Medicine, Baton Rouge General

Certifications and Affiliations:

  • Board Certified, Sports Medicine & Family Medicine
  • American Association of Family Physicians
  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine