Matt Cummins, PA-C

“Medicine is an ever-evolving field and as providers we must continue to learn, adapt, and survive the constant influx of new developments and research in medicineMy goal for my students is to practice evidence-based medicine and utilize critical thinking to improve the overall outcomes of patientsThe focus should not only to be on mastering the knowledge of medicine but to embrace the complexity of the art of practicing with compassion and empathy.”


Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies

Educational Background

  • MSPAS, Indiana State University – Terre Haute, IN 
  • B.S. Biology, Marian University– Indianapolis, IN 

Year Joined Franklin



I have 6 years of experience working in Acute Neurosurgery and Trauma Surgery 

In My Spare Time…

In my spare time I love spending time with my familyWe enjoy the beautiful outdoors, camping, hiking, cheering for our beloved Chicago Cubs and sitting next to a warm fireI also enjoy running, birdwatching, crossword puzzles and a hot cup of coffee.