Mary Doyle Smith

Fusion PT ATL

Mary Doyle Smith, PT, OCS, Owner

Education: 

  • Bachelor of Arts in Zoology - University of Tennessee 
  • Master of Applied Physiology - University of Virginia 
  • Master of Physical Therapy - Emory University 

Certifications: 

  • Licensed Physical Therapist 
  • Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties 
  • Functional Movement Systems 
  • Trigger Point Dry Needling
  • USA Triathlon Certified Level 1 Coach 
  • Team In Training/Dave Scott Level II Coaching Certification 
  • BCLS 

Specialties: 

  • Manual therapy to the spine and extremities 
  • Trigger point dry needling 
  • Sports and Orthopedics 
  • Triathlon overuse injuries 

Associations: 

Mary finished her post-graduate work at the University of Virginia in Applied Physiology/Sports Medicine and then worked several years in corporate fitness, cardiac rehabilitation, athletic training and exercise rehabilitation before returning to school to study physical therapy. She has a passion for all things relating to endurance sports. For the past 20 years she has worked exclusively in outpatient orthopedics and sports medicine setting. Mary has gained a personal understanding of rehabilitation from the patient's perspective following brain surgery for removal of a benign tumor. She can appreciate the patience and persistence it takes to overcome obstacles and achieve goals. Her ultimate goal is to assist patients/clients in reaching their full physical potential through exercise.