About the Doctor

Dr Matthew Hargreaves
Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP)



Dr. Hargreaves comes to Charlotte from Boston, MA where he practiced alongside the official chiropractor for Major League Baseball’s The Boston Red Sox.

He has completed over 100 hours of post graduate work as well as a national examination in sports medicine to obtain certification by the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians as a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP).

Dr. Hargreaves is also a credentialed provider of both Active Release Techniques® (ART) and Graston Techniques®, two of the most effective soft tissue diagnostic and treatment systems available today. Hundreds of patients, including both amateur and professional athletes, have experienced great results from the synergistic approach of specific Chiropractic Manipulation Therapy combined with ART/Graston, Therapeutic Stretch and Rehabilitation Exercises

“ART and Graston has given me the most comprehensive knowledge & techniques available to treat my patients, getting them back to their normal activities without the need for ongoing care. I believe in using all the resources available to me to optimize a patient’s treatment and offering a consistent, high standard of care for every patient.

Dr. Hargreaves obtained his undergraduate B.S degree in Biology from State University of New York at Geneseo. He received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree Cum Laude from New York Chiropractic College in 2002. He has been an associate doctor the last 5 years before opening Carolina Spine & Sports in July of 2008.

An avid athlete, he played ice hockey at the collegiate level and for the US National team in 1999. He enjoys staying active through weight training and golf.




129 West Trade St.
Suite 201
Charlotte, NC 28202




Most Insurance Accepted. Included, but not limited to:

Aetna, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, United Health Care, Cigna, MedCost, Medicare, Humana, Well Path, Primary Physician Care, Carolina Summit, Kanawha, Great West and many others. Please call the office if you do not see your insurance company listed.

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