Staff

  • Mike Strakal

    Mike Strakal
    PT, Founder, Co-Owner

    Mike Strakal

    Mike Strakal, PT, Founder and Co-owner of FYZICAL Therapy & Balance Centers, formerly known as The Center for Physical Therapy & Hand Rehabilitation is a physical therapist and ergonomist. Mike works with patients and business and industry using prevention techniques as his primary tool for treatment. Mike has 45 plus years of experience as a physical therapist. Mike received his physical therapy degree from The University of Iowa and a MBA from The University of Notre Dame. Mike holds advanced certifications in vestibular rehabilitation, manual therapy for the spine, ASTYM and ergonomics. Mike also specializes in tempero-mandibular and cervical pain, functional capacity evaluations and low back and orthopedic extremity problems. His interests outside of work include golf, scuba diving and skiing. He has 3 children and 1 grandson and loves to travel and spend time with his family.

  • Genie Strakal

    Genie Strakal
    PT/CHT, Founder, Co-owner

    Genie Strakal

    Genie Strakal, PT/CHT, Founder and Co-owner of FYZICAL Therapy & Balance Centers, formerly known as The Center for Physical Therapy & Hand Rehabilitation is a certified hand therapist as well as a physical therapist. Genie received her physical therapy degree from The University of Oklahoma and her Master's in Administration from The University of Notre Dame. Genie has been a practicing therapist for 40 plus years. She attained her Certified Hand therapist designation in 1994 and holds advanced certifications in vestibular rehabilitation and ASTYM. Genie was voted one of the top 3 physical therapists in Tulsa, Oklahoma in 2015. Genie is married and has 3 grown children, 1 grandson and 2 grand dogs. She enjoys traveling in the USA and internationally, yoga, golf, walking and spending time with family and friends.

  • Tricia Killman Williams

    Tricia Killman Williams
    PT

    Tricia Killman Williams

    Tricia obtained her physical therapy degree from Langston University and holds advanced certifications in Vestibular Rehabilitation and Augmented Soft Tissue Mobilization. She has been practicing for twenty-four years with the last ten years here at FYZICAL Therapy & Balance Centers. When away from the clinic, Tricia enjoys traveling, serving at her church, hiking and spending time with her husband, four kids and their two Old English Sheepdogs.

  • Anna Morakot PT, DPT

    Anna Morakot
    PT, DPT

    Anna Morakot PT, DPT

    Anna is a lifelong Tulsa native. She received her Bachelor's degree at the University of Oklahoma in Health and Exercise Science. She pursued her dream at Langston University when she graduated with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She joined the FYZICAL team after working in a small town just NE of Tulsa.

    Anna is an avid OU and Thunder fan, and attends games whenever she can. She enjoys cooking, being outdoors, and spending time with family in her spare time. She is excited to welcome her own little girl at the end of July 2018.

  • Rachel Compton PT, DPT

    Rachel Compton
    PT, DPT

    Rachel Compton PT, DPT

    A graduate of the University of Oklahoma in 2013 where she received her Bachelor's in Health and Exercise Science. She received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Langston University in 2016.

    Rachel is certified in manual techniques such as Augmented Soft Tissue Mobilization (ASTYM). She also has her Level 2 Balance Retrainer certification.

    Dr. Compton enjoys all areas of physical therapy, but her primary interests are in orthopedic sports medicine, manual therapy, vestibular rehabilitation, and balance training/fall prevention.

    As a former competing athlete, Rachel brings not only a wealth of expertise based on her schooling, but also invaluable insight gained from her personal experience as an athlete. She competed in track and basketball, but readily admits that she enjoys playing all sports.

    When not at FYZICAL, Rachel enjoys spending time with her husband Brandon. They love running, playing golf, and cooking together.

  • Cindy Hamilton

    Cindy Hamilton
    PTA

    Cindy Hamilton

    Cindy Hamilton graduated in 2006, with an Associates degree in Applied Science from Tulsa Community College. She came to work for FYZICAL Therapy and Balance Center upon graduation, and has worked here for the past 12 years. She specializes in ASTYM, she is a Level III balance and vestibular expert, David Spine program specialist. She enjoys working with several types of patients but has a passion treating patients with balance and vestibular disorders. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her 3 children and husband, kickboxing/boxing, and reading.

  • Tyler Rains

    Tyler Rains
    PTA

    Tyler Rains

    Tyler studied Biological Science at Oklahoma State University before attending the Physical Therapist Assistant program at Tulsa Community College and earning his PTA Associate's degree and license in 2015. Tyler holds advanced certifications in Vestibular Rehabilitation and Augmented Soft Tissue Mobilization. He enjoys helping athletes and weekend warriors attain their goals and return to their sport or weekend activity. Tyler has a passion for the outdoors and his hobbies include helping others train for road cycling and mountain biking competitions, kayaking, fishing, disc golf and automotive photography.

  • Tiffany Beck

    Tiffany Beck
    PTA, RN
    Marketing Director

    Tiffany Beck

    Tiffany Beck is a PTA and Registered Nurse. As the Director of Marketing for FYZICAL, she is responsible for the face and personality of the clinics. Tiffany is certified in LE Biomechanics, Vestibular Rehabilitation, and is expert in the David Spine Program. She enjoys treating patients with running, sports and back issues. In her free time, Tiffany loves to listen to music, run, cycle, play tennis and spend time with her husband and four sons.

  • Emily (Plunkett) Cline

    Emily (Plunkett) Cline
    PTA

    Emily (Plunkett) Cline

    A graduate of Owasso High School who received her Associate's degree in Applied Science from Northeastern Oklahoma A & M College in the Physical Therapist Assistant program of 2009.

    



    Emily has her certification as a Master Level III Balance Therapist, as a well as manual therapy certification in ASTYM (augmented soft tissue mobilization).

    Emily enjoys all aspects of physical therapy, but her primary focus is vestibular rehabilitation, balance and fall prevention, orthopedic rehabilitation, sports medicine, and gait training.

    When not with the FYZICAL family, Emily enjoys being with her husband, daughter, family, and dogs. You often might catch her playing softball, casting a line on the lake, building/refurbishing with her husband, or doing dance and gymnastics with her daughter.

  • Sydney Drake

    Sydney Drake
    Physical Therapy Tech

    Sydney Drake

    Sydney graduated from Jenks High School in 2017 and is currently a student at Tulsa Community College to get PTA certified. Sydney has been a Tech at FYZICAL for almost a year and she works as a Lifeguard as well. She loves working with people from all walks of life because everyone is so unique. Sydney doesn't have a preference for who she works with because she gets to learn something new from every patient experience.

  • Susan Perry

    Susan Perry
    Billing/Collections Specialist

    Susan Perry

    Susan Perry CPC, CPB is manager of billing and collections. She is a certified professional coder and biller, and a member of the American Academy of Professional Coders and the ProTulsa Chapter. She began her career in pre-nursing at UCO in Edmond, and then earned her Associate of Applied Science degree in Medical Office Administration from Tulsa Community College. Susan has 30+ years' experience in the healthcare industry including direct patient care, medical billing and collections, and practice management. She was the founder of Outsourced Medical Billing, LLC in Tulsa. She continues to complete continuing education classes and office consultation/training services. Her enthusiasm for her work comes from obtaining maximum results for providers and clients, correct and accurate reimbursement, and an overall successful medical office. Susan lives in Broken Arrow with her husband and son. They stay quite busy with school sports and church activities. Her daughter and son-in-law reside in Tennessee.

  • Deena Price

    Deena Price
    Office Manager

    Deena Price

    Deena has had the pleasure of working in the physical therapy field for over 20 years. The changes she has seen over the last 10 years since joining this team at FYZICAL is remarkable. She truly enjoys watching patients improve and learn to love their lives again. She also coordinates the therapy for FYZICAL's Home Health Company juggling schedules with the therapists and the assistants. She loves going to work and has formed great relationships with her coworkers.

    Deena has 2 wonderful grown children and a beautiful daughter-in-law and to say that she is one lucky mom is an understatement! Soon, she will be adding a son-in-law in the mix of her family's crazy lives. She loves watching them succeed as adults, all the while maintaining service to others through philanthropic endeavors. She and her family enjoy vacationing and enjoyed everything from whitewater rafting to hiking the jungle in Belize. She loves to travel to beautiful beaches and relishes cruising the pristine waters of the Caribbean. Any time the weather is warm enough, you will find her in the pool!

    When not traveling, Deena adores flower gardening and loves the gorgeous colors - they add to her home. She is fortunate enough to have all her family here in Tulsa and enjoys hosting family dinner as well as having her friends over. She recently attended her 40th reunion and enjoying time with her friends that have been in her life for 50 plus years. She believes that with age comes wisdom and loves learning something new every day!