Dr. Matthew M. Moake is an assistant professor of pediatric emergency medicine who specializes in the care of acutely ill and injured children. He completed his medical school, graduate school, and pediatric residency at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. He subsequently completed fellowships in Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Emergency Ultrasound at the Medical University of South Carolina where he stayed on as faculty. Dr. Moake serves as the director of emergency ultrasound within the pediatric emergency department. His clinical interests include point-of-care ultrasound, procedural sedation, medical education, and quality improvement. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his children, playing volleyball, relaxing at the beach, building furniture, brewing beer, and sampling the always-changing Charleston restaurant scene.