Dr. Brice Heinen, Co-owner and Senior Therapist
Brice Heinen, PT, DPT, CEAS, Cert. DN is a native Oklahoman from the NW OKC area. He attended Bishop McGuinness High School then was awarded an athletic scholarship for Rowing at Oklahoma City University. He received his Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of Miami’s Miller School of Medicines Depart of Physical Therapy, one of the top ten programs in the nation.
Along with being a student athlete at OCU he was a member of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee and Vice President of the Kinesiology Club for two years. He graduated from OCU in 2010 with honors as well as receiving the Department of Kinesiology Outstanding Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and Exercise Studies.
In Miami, Dr. Heinen enjoyed spearfishing and diving and found time to achieve the level of Master Diver. He graduated with his DPT in 2013 with honors and received the Steven J. Rose Student Research Award for a study conducted while at the University. Dr. Heinen’s clinical rotation experiences include outpatient orthopedics and neurology.
Today, Dr. Heinen enjoys spending time wife his wife/business partner Dr. Lauren Heinen and playing with his daughter Kathryn. He’s still an avid diver, hunter, martial artist, and overall active lifestyle enthusiast.
Dr. Lauren A Heinen, Co-owner and Senior Therapist
Lauren Heinen, PT, DPT, CSCS, PMA-CPT is originally from New Jersey and moved to OKC in 2013. She graduated from undergraduate from the University of Delaware with a BS in Exercise Science, Physiology. During her undergrad days, she taught fitness classes for UD and was voted Instructor of the year in 2008!
From there, Dr. Heinen accepted a position in the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine’s Physical Therapy Program from which she graduated with honors. While in school, she studied and received certifications as a Certified Sport and Conditioning Specialist through the NSCA and as a Pilates Based Rehabilitation Specialist through Polestar Pilates, both of which she utilizes in her patient care today.
Dr. Heinen enjoys practicing Pilates, running and going to CrossFit classes in her spare time for fitness and to stay active. In her free time, she likes to spend time with her husband, Brice and daughter Kathryn and all their crazy animals.
Rachel Joiner, Physical Therapist Assistant
Rachel Joiner, PTA, NSAM as born in Tulsa, OK and grew up in Northeastern Oklahoma. She completed her Physical Therapist Assistant Degree in 2015 and is a NASM Certified personal trainer as well. She initially became interested in Physical Therapy while in college after spending time with her husbands brother-in-law who is also involved in the field. Previously, she competed as a professional wakeboarder. She enjoys spending time with her husband, riding dirt bikes, wakeboarding, working out, and playing with her two fur children.
Sara Jones, Office Manager
Sara Jones was born and raised in Oklahoma City. She has 2 sons named, Elijah & Dallas. She enjoys watching them play in their many sporting activities they are involved in and is their biggest fan!! She also enjoys trying out new recipes to make for her family. She loves what she does in her current position and enjoys developing great relationships with my co-workers and patients. She has a bright future ahead with Heinen Physical Therapy!