Meet The Team
Phillicia Hawkins, DPT – Owner
Phillicia received her doctorate degree in physical therapy at Langston University in Langton, OK in 2008. She has experience working in acute care, inpatient rehab, and extensive experience in the outpatient setting. Phillicia has worked with patients pre and post-surgery, patients with neurological and orthopedic impairments, aquatic therapy, amputations, and sports rehab. She has also worked closely with fireman, city workers, and the military repairing them for the full return to work after injury. Phillicia follows a philosophy of treating each patient with a whole-body approach looking at all aspects of their life, to include, societal, and environmental factors, that may affect their health and disability that they are currently experiencing. She has experience with manual therapy and MDT techniques to treat neck, back, and extremity problems and has attended ongoing professional continuing education courses to stay advanced on new technologies and advancements in the field. Phillicia is from Oklahoma City, OK and a mother of two. She loves to spend her time going to her kids’ extracurricular activities, dancing with friends and family, and watching football/basketball any chance she gets. Phillicia has a passion for helping people improve their overall health and quality of life and volunteers whenever she can with church and community activities.
Matt Jackson, DPT – Clinical Manager
Matt was born in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma and has spent most of his life in Edmond, Oklahoma. He graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma where he played football and earned his Bachelor of Science in Biology in 2012. He received his Doctor of Physical Therapy from Langston University in 2016. Matt spent the first 2 years of his physical therapy career working in outpatient orthopedic clinics in Edmond and Midwest City. In 2018, Matt completed a Manual Therapy Certification in Orthopedics through Evidence in Motion and is studying to become a Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist. Matt enjoys working with a wide range of orthopedic diagnoses and loves helping athletes return to sport. He uses manual therapy techniques and functional movement patterns to improve patient outcomes. In his spare time, Matt enjoys spending time with his twin sister, playing piano at his church, traveling, listening to music, working out, and watching OU Football.
Larry Tanner, PT
Larry has been a therapist for over 25 years and has a specialized certification in dry needling. Larry utilizes several unique treatment techniques, such as cupping, micro point electrical stimulation, and essential oils, to get optimum results with his patients depending on each individual’s needs. These unique modalities subsidize his high manual therapy treatment programs allowing for a better and quicker response to getting each patient back to their daily activities.
Sherry Mason, PT
Sherry was born in Sulphur, OK and raised in Guthrie all her life. She graduated from Guthrie High School and was a member of the Future Business Leaders of America while in school. Sherry recently lost the love of her life of 25 years who was a pillar in the Guthrie community. She has three sons and six grandchildren. In her spare time, Sherry loves to bake, knit, do yoga, and spend time with her grandchildren.
Sherry graduated from Langston University in 1997 with her degree in Physical Therapy. Sherry has over fifteen years of specialized training under Dr. Ed Stiles in muscle energy techniques and manual therapy which she has found to provide astronomical outcomes for her patients. Sherry’s therapy philosophy is to look at the skeletal system as a basis of the human body and feels that the musculoskeletal alignment is the basis for good physical therapy care.
Dulcia Combs-Richardson, PTA
Dulcia is a licensed practicing Physical Therapist Assistant since 2011. A graduate of Oklahoma City Community College receiving her double Associate’s degree; one in General Science; the other in Applied Sciences, directly related to her profession. Dulcia has experience in outpatient rehab, acute care, post acute care, long term rehab care, amputation rehabilitation pre and post prosthetics, manual therapy, aquatic therapy, stroke rehab and strength training. Dulcia has a passion for Physical Therapy and helping people reach their goals to return to their best level of function for everyday living. She is constantly learning new ways to assist with rehabilitation goals by taking Continuing Education courses. When asked if she likes what she does, her response is always an emphatic, “I ABSOLUTELY LOVE IT!” Dulcia’s family includes her husband, 4 sons, (2 adult, 1 college freshman, and 1 high school freshman), and super cute grandchildren. She resides in Oklahoma City with her husband and youngest son. Dulcia enjoys watching various sports with her favorite being football and basketball. Her pastimes consist of fitness, dancing, and eating delicious food as well as watching movies and binge watching tv shows with her family.
Raven Gaddis, DPT
Raven was born and raised in Midwest City, OK. She then went to Oklahoma Wesleyan University where she spent four years playing basketball and earned her Bachelors of Exercise Science in 2017. She recently graduated from the University of Oklahoma and earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2020. Raven enjoys working with a variety of orthopedic conditions and has special interest in injury prevention and return to sport rehab. In her spare time, Raven enjoys playing basketball, staying healthy, spending time with family and friends, and helping the OKC community through volunteering.
Robyn Carter, DPT
Robyn Carter was raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma but found her home in the Oklahoma City metro area after attending the University of Oklahoma and graduating with a Bachelor's of Science in Health & Exercise Science in 2012. She served in the US Army Reserves until 2017 and graduated from Langston University as a Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2018. Robyn enjoys being outdoors, socializing with her friends, serving homeless families, and being active with her children. She believes that each patient she encounters has the ability to reach their goals and that it is her job to help them do it.
Megan Simmons, DPT
MJ has lived throughout the United States from the east coast to the west coast and a summer in Switzerland. She was raised in Washington State and Idaho and graduated from Highland High School in Pocatello, Idaho where she played basketball and was senior class president. MJ spends most of her free time with family but loves the outdoors and watching Disney movies, musicals, and classic movies (i.e. Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn).
MJ has over 15 years’ experience working in athletic and clinical settings, 5 years at two NCAA Division I institutions and over 7 years in high school prep sports. She earned her Bachelor of Science in athletic training from Brigham Young University, her Master of Science in Exercise Physiology from the University of Texas in Arlington, and her Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine.
MJ is an active member of APTA, NATA and NSCA. MJ’s other interests include treatment of low back pain, return to sport rehabilitation, and working with cancer patients.
Kristal Vasquez, RN, MSN, A-GPN-C
Kristal Vasquez was born in Midwest City, OK and later moved to Moore where she graduated in 1996. Kristal pursued nursing as an LPN graduate in 2004 and continued her education earning an Associates Degree from Rose State College in 2011, a Bachelors Degree in Nursing Science from Oklahoma City University in 2015, and recently a Masters in Nursing Science Degree with completion of the Adult-Gerontology Primary Care certification from Maryville University. She has passion for providing patient centered care that encompasses the mind, body, and spirit. In her free time Kristal enjoys spending time with family, going to the lake, and traveling.