Women's Sports Medicine Team

Elizabeth Matzkin, MD

Elizabeth Matzkin, MD

Surgical Director, Women's Musculoskeletal Health

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Physician Profile Elizabeth Matzkin, MD, Surgical Director, Women's Sports Medicine
Cheri Blauwet, MD

Cheri Blauwet, MD

Attending Physician, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Assistant Professor, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School

Physician Profile Cheri Blauwet, MD, Attending Physician, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Kaitlyn joined the Orthopaedic Sports Medicine service with Dr. Elizabeth Matzkin in 2012 after completing a masters degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Quinnipiac University. Upon completing the program, she was honored with the Professional Excellence Award. Kaitlyn has a bachelors of science in Kinesiology; Exercise Science from the University of Connecticut, in which she was a member of the Women’s Track and Field team for four years.  She assists Dr. Elizabeth Matzkin day-to-day in the clinical office and with surgical procedures in the operating room.

Amanda joined Dr. Matzkin and the Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Department in October of 2011. Her interest in sports medicine stems from a life-long participation in sports, as well as overcoming numerous orthopaedic conditions and injuries herself. She assists Dr. Matzkin with administrative responsibilities and is a vital asset to the women's sports medicine team.

Kate is manager of the Nutrition Consultation Service (NCS) at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, MA and specializes in nutrition counseling for obstetrics, eating disorders, and lung disease. Additionally, Kate has extensive experience in sports nutrition and is particularly interested in how nutrition affects athletic performance. Kate provides sports nutrition services to collegiate student-athletes and sports teams in the Boston area. Kate is an accomplished athlete, having swum at Tufts University and now ranked among the top 18 female triathletes, ages 30-34, in the country. Most recently, Kate completed at ITU World Triathlon Championships in London, England. Kate believes the key to achieving health and athletic goals is by living a balanced life. Kate strives to help her clients achieve this through healthy eating, regular exercise for the mind and body, and building lasting connections with others and one's self.


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