Action Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, PLLC.
"I enjoy serving the people in the same community that helped raise me; my family, friends, church, teachers, and college professors. It is my pleasure to give back to them."
Bachelor of Exercise Science, Pre-Physical Therapy from Oklahoma Baptist University, 2000
Master of Physical Therapy from Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center, 2003
Katie has successfully owned and operated an outpatient clinic for 8 years, and for the past 5 years she has been fortunate enough to provide quality care to the people in the community where she was raised and has lived for 35 years. Katie has a broad range of experience in outpatient orthopedics which includes vestibular rehabilitation, and training in hand therapy. She is also certified in Functional Dry Needling level 1 where she helps people with pain by advancing a small filament needle into the muscle in the area of the body which produces pain. She is very involved in the community where she is an active member of the Lions Club and she supports many local sports and non-profit organizations. She and her husband Andy have been married 13 years are busy raising their two children who are 10 and 7.
"My broad range of practice combined with my years of experience gives me the knowledge to best help my patients return to their optimal level of function."
Bachelor of Exercise Science from East Central University, 1993
Bachelor of Physical Therapy, Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center, 1995
Certified by the National Athletic Trainer's Association as an ATC (Certified Athletic Trainer). Patricia's experience in multiple treatment settings including acute care, inpatient rehab, outpatient and aquatic therapy has allowed Patricia to expand her knowledge and skills in the areas of orthopedics, manual therapy, craniosacral therapy, sports rehabilitation, spine injuries and overuse injuries. She is always focused on bringing her patients back to their optimal level of function. Time outside of work is spent with her husband raising their three children.
"I strive to give my patients the same care and compassion that I would expect to receive. I'm thankful everyday that I am able to work in such a rewarding profession."
Associates Degree of English from Eastern Oklahoma State College, 1993
Associates Degree of Science in Physical Therapy from Carl Albert State College, 2000
Upon graduating 11 years ago, Jennifer went to work in an outpatient orthopedic setting and developed her skills working with all ages from pediatric to geriatric patients. She has also spent time working in long- term care. Recently, she completed a course on Myofascial Release and enjoys seeing the positive results it can bring about in her patients. Jennifer enjoys photography, literature, and traveling but is happy just spending time at home with husband TSgt Hilton (USAF Retired) and their daughter.
"I enjoy working with sports and orthopedic patients from Shawnee and the surrounding communities."
Associates degree in Physical Therapy Assistant from Oklahoma City Community College, 2009
April has been working in the outpatient orthopedic setting since June of 2008, first as an intern while attending school then as a full-time employee in May 2009, after graduating from OCCC with an associate’s degree in applied science. April enhances her skills in physical therapy through her pursuit of continuing education. She was voted “most likely to succeed” by her professors and fellow classmates which is why she has chosen to continue her career with Action Physical Therapy. Her broad smile will make you comfortable as you are on the path of recovery. April loves to spend time with her daughter, who recently graduated from high school, her family, friends, and her German shepherd, Achilles.
"I love my job and the opportunity it gives me to reach out to my community."
Associates Degree of Science from Seminole State College, 2007
Associates Degree in Physical Therapy Assistant from Oklahoma City Community College, 2012
Heather has been working in outpatient orthopedic setting since August of 2008, first as a physical therapy technician while attending school then as a full time PTA in June of 2012. She has experience with outpatient orthopedics, skilled nursing facilities, inpatient rehab, and acute care. Due to Heather’s athletic background, her areas of interest are sports rehab and post-surgical rehab. Outside of work, Heather enjoys spending time with her son and husband, volunteering with different charitable organizations and hanging out with family and friends. She enjoys being active in church and participating in recreational activities such as tennis, running and traveling.
Bachelors Degree in Psychology/Pre-Med from Oral Roberts University
Associates Degree in Physical Therapy Assistant from Oklahoma City Community College, 2011
Born and raised in Oklahoma, Carley is actively involved in community both locally and abroad; serving in her local church, coaching kids at the YMCA, and traveling as a missionary to various 3rd world countries. Carley considers it a privilege to be a part of the Action team and is strongly committed to providing skilled and compassionate care.
"Physical therapy is a very rewarding profession because it allows you to help people in a way that improves their overall function and allows them to return to the activities that they love to do."
Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and Minor in Biology from the University of North Texas, 2008
Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 2013
Kristina grew up in Oklahoma and earned a scholarship to play NCAA Division I softball at the University of North Texas where she played for 4 years. While at UNT, she received her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology. After graduating from UNT, Kristina moved back to Oklahoma to be closer to her family and to pursue a profession in physical therapy. She earned her DPT from OUHSC in 2013 and is interested in many facets of physical therapy such as manual therapy, sports rehabilitation, post-surgical care, and spine rehabilitation. Kristina hopes that by working at Action Physical Therapy she can impact her community in a positive way. She enjoys spending her free time with her husband and family.
"I love how working in the field of physical therapy never gets repetitive. We see a variety of patients with all ranges of diagnoses. We never know what each day will bring."
Bachelor of Health Studies from University of Oklahoma, 2007
Master of Physical Therapy from University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 2009
Rachel attended University of Central Oklahoma for three years before transferring to University of Oklahoma to complete her Bachelor degree in Health Studies in 2007. She then continued her studies at OU and received her Master degree in Physical Therapy in 2009. She has been working in the outpatient physical therapy setting since graduating in 2009. Her areas of interest include manual therapy, vestibular rehabilitation, sports related injuries, and post-surgical rehabilitation. She enjoys taking continuing education courses and expanding her knowledge within the physical therapy field. Rachel enjoys spending her time with her husband and son.
Associates degree in Physical Therapy Assistant from Seminole State College, 2004
Physical Therapist Assistant from Oklahoma City Community College, 2006
Jennifer earned her Physical Therapist Assistant degree from Oklahoma City Community College in 2006. She was on the President's Honor Roll as well as a member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. Prior to the PTA program, she earned an Associate's degree from Seminole State College. During these two years, she also completed a two year coaching internship in junior high softball, basketball, volleyball, and track. Pursuing her interest in the field of physical therapy, she worked as a physical therapy technician for 8 years before becoming a clinician. Jennifer earned her Aquatic Orthopedic Certification from ATRI in 2009. Along with outpatient, she also has experience with long-term care, acute care, and home health. Her areas of interest include manual therapy, sports rehab, and post-surgical rehab. She enjoys cycling and working out, and is currently working toward becoming an Advanced Weightloss Clinical Practioner.