Matt's expertise in shoulder surgery was attained from holding UK upper limb fellowship posts at the Wrightington Upper Limb Unit and the internationally renowned Reading Shoulder Unit under the supervision of Mr. Steve Copeland and Mr. Ofer Levy. He was then awarded the British Elbow and Shoulder Society North American Fellowship where he spent time in the Mayo clinic (Rochester Minnesota), the University of Washington in Seattle, and Boston mainly concentrating on upper limb sports injuries.