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Matt Erickson, PA-C

January 24, 2020

Matt Erickson, PA-C, was born and raised in Rockford, IL.  He knew he wanted a career in the medical field early on in high school when he took an Anatomy class. He found the design of the human body to be amazing and intriguing!

Matt earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry and Food Science and Human Nutrition from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  Matt then went on to Midwestern University Medical School and College of Health Sciences to earn his master’s degree in Medical Sciences as a Physician Assistant.  Matt is an entrepreneur at heart and has founded or cofound multiple successful businesses.  He also served as the assistant medical director at Health First from 2015 -2018.

When Matt is not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife, son, and two dogs.  He enjoys playing sports like basketball and golf, and during football season, you can find him cheering on what he calls America’s team- the Dallas Cowboys!