Dr. Stacey Raybuck Schatz
About Dr. Stacey Raybuck Schatz
PT, DPT, MS, OCS
Dr. Stacey Raybuck Schatz is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist. She has 30 years of clinical practice experience, concentrated in orthopedics and sports medicine. She is the owner and director of Professional Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine in Franklin, Massachusetts which is celebrating 25 years of service to the community.
Academically, while working as an Emergency Medical Technician, she earned her Undergraduate Degree from the University of Massachusetts. Post-graduate Master’s and Doctorate Degrees were awarded from the Institute of Health Professions, an affiliate of the Massachusetts General Hospital. She is a trend-setter as one of the first Physical Therapists to obtain a Doctorate in Physical Therapy in Massachusetts.
Professionally, Dr. Raybuck Schatz is a 30 year member of the American Physical Therapy Association, including the Massachusetts, Orthopedics, and Private Practice Sections. She has been awarded Board-Certification as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist for 3 consecutive 10 year terms, a rare accomplishment within the field.
Clinically, Dr. Raybuck Schatz has treated professional, elite, collegiate, amateur, and entrylevel athletes in every major field, along with non-athletes of all ages, throughout her career. Having surpassed 20,000 new patient cases, she mentors intern and resident clinicians, as well as orthopedic and sports medicine specialists. Dr. Raybuck Schatz is no longer seeing patients, however you can still find her around the office taking care of her managerial duties.
Dr. Raybuck Schatz has authored a consumer education book – SECRETS OF A PAIN-FREE LIFE: RECOVER PAIN-FREE JOINT MOTION, NATURALLY and has been a featured guest on the PT LAUNCHPAD podcast.
As the founder of the Physical Therapy Mastermind Group, now the Private Practice Collaborative of Massachusetts, Dr. Raybuck Schatz along with other healthcare providers promote consumer healthcare education and legislation to ensure access to choice of provider, along with advocacy of consumer protection policies and procedures. She is a member of the exclusive Peak Performers Mastermind Group and was a featured member on the stage at the 2016 Superconference where Rick Harrison of the popular TV show PAWN STARS was keynote.
Currently, Dr. Raybuck-Schatz travels across the nation, where she is a featured motivational speaker and coach, exclusively for other healthcare providers. Her clients include clinicians for professional teams, private practices, hospitals, and rehabilitation facilities, and notably for a doctor to the 2016 USA Olympic Team.
Dr. Raybuck Schatz, had been honored with an invitation from Harvard and was a main-stage speaker at the 2016 Harvard Business School’s Expert Forum.
Additionally, she has been presented with Breakthrough Physical Therapy Marketing’s 2018 Peoples Choice Award.