Mary Doyle Smith

Fusion PT ATL

Mary Doyle Smith, PT, DPT, OCS, Owner


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


  • 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 


  • Manual therapy to the spine
  • Treatment of post-operative conditions of the spine 
  • Trigger point dry needling 
  • Sports and Orthopedics 
  • Triathlon overuse injuries 


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 training and rehabilitation. For the past 20+ years she has worked exclusively in outpatient orthopedics and sports medicine setting, specializing in acute and chronic spine pain. 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 and lifestyle changes.