Matthew D’Aria, MS, RDN, LPTA

We are very excited to have Matthew D’Aria be a part of our team. Matthew has been a licensed physical therapist assistant since 2007, and he is also a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. His area of interest is working with children and their families, in all aspects of their life. Matthew believes that overall wellness comes from good nutrition, and that eating well, can be affordable and simple. Matthew takes great pride in his work and he looks forward to working both with you, your family, and your child in order to help you reach your goals through rehabilitation and or nutrition.

Matthew graduated from Virginia Tech with his bachelors and masters degree in nutrition. He completed his dietetic internship at Meredith College. Matthew has a certificate of training through the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics for adult and childhood overweight and obesity.

While being a student at Virginia Tech, Matthew was a nutrition counselor for one and a half years consulting with students, faculty and staff. As a dietetic intern, he experienced different settings, from working with athletes at the collegiate level to working with patients at a hospital. He also took some time off to work with the UVA football team and assist the director of sports nutrition. Matthew continues to look for new experiences and broaden his nutrition knowledge.