Nicholas Schumacher


Staff Physical Therapist
Nicholas Schumacher, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS
Board-certified clinical specialist in orthopedic physical therapy (OCS), certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS)
Clinical Interests
Runners, tactical athletes, orthopedics, performance, manual therapy, concussion, and bridging evidence to practice
Nick graduated from Boston University as a doctor of physical therapy in 2016. He completed his Bachelor of Science in health studies at the same institution. Immediately following the completion of his doctorate, Nick enrolled in the Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency Program at the MGH Institute of Health Professions, where he received extensive training in manual therapy and the management of orthopedic injuries. He achieved board certification as a clinical specialist in orthopedic physical therapy through the American Physical Therapy Association in 2018. Nick also earned certification as a strength and conditioning specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association in 2014. In addition to his time in the clinic, Nick assists with running-related research and lab instructs at the MGH Institute of Health Professions. He enjoys working with all active individuals, but he has a particular passion for working with runners and tactical athletes (i.e., soldiers, police, and firefighters).