Brodie Pack, MPT
Owner and Lead Physical Therapist for PPT
“People need to know that they can overcome their pain, become more independent, more self-reliant and have greater potential.” Brodie Pack, MPT
Reaching this goal through Physical Therapy is what drives Brodie Pack’s motivation and passion for his work to improve the lives of his patients. Inspired by his successful track-record of helping people regain hope and getting their bodies back to functioning at a higher level, Brodie insists on one-on-one physical therapist/patient sessions that place the patient first during every visit.
Brodie’s interest in the human body and medicine, combined with his love for sports and athletics inspired his career choice. He attained his Master’s Degree from Texas Woman’s University School of Physical Therapy (Houston, Texas) in 2000, and received his Bachelor’s of Science degree in 1997 from Brigham Young University. Brodie has been a member of the American Physical Therapy Association since 1997 and involved in outpatient sports medicine and orthopedics for over a decade.
Brodie is Graston Technique® certified and is specifically sought out in Orange County for treatment using this highly successful skill. Additionally, Brodie has extensive experience using various other manual techniques such as High-Velocity Low-Amplitude Thrust (HVLA) and Functional Movement Systems (FMS) that help restore his patients back to their full potential. Brodie is also proficient in speaking spanish.
Brodie is a dedicated husband and father of five children, and he and his family reside in the community of Rancho Santa Margarita. His interests include road and mountain biking, nutrition, personal fitness, as well as training and competing in triathlons.
Shane Hadley PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant / Certified Athletic Trainer
Shane has been part of the Pack P.T. team since November 2017. He has been a Physical Therapist Assistant for over 15 years and Certified Athletic Trainer for over 20 years, working with a wide variety of individuals ranging from young adult, high school, college and professional athletes, to the geriatric population in the home health setting. Shane received his Bachelors degree from California State University, Long Beach in 1998, studying Kinesiology and Athletic Training. After completing this degree and passing the national examination to become a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC), Shane worked as the Head Athletic Trainer for Hope International University for 2 years. He then went on to receive his Physical Therapist Assistant education from Mount St. Mary’s University in 2001. Throughout his entire career, Shane has utilized manual hands-on techniques to treat and alleviate pain syndromes, post-surgical and dysfunctional movement patterns, in order to restore proper body mechanics and an overall pain-free life to his patients. He has been happily married to his beautiful wife Gina since 2001, and have a son, Gavin. They have been advocates and mentors in the Autism community since 2011, attending annual conferences and constantly seeking further education on ways to treat and eventually cure this ever-growing disorder affecting childrens and adults everyday lives.
Front Office / Aide
Stephanie joined the Pack team in September 2017 as a PT aide, front desk manager and insurance specialist. With a passion for the mechanics of human movement, anatomy and medicine, she has been teaching fitness for almost 20 years while attending multiple universities and raising her 2 active daughters. Stephanie obtained her first certification teaching group fitness in 2001 and has since obtained many more in several modalities including personal training, strength and resistance, step, Barre, boot camp, HIIT and Body Pump. She's an extensively educated and experienced instructor of yoga, yoga for cancer therapy, and mat pilates and currently works with private clientele to create individual programs geared to improve every day life. As a cross country and track and field coach at a local high school, Stephanie is honored to introduce the awareness of the mind/body connection to the young athletes she trains. Stephanie has an innate passion for fitness and wellness and makes every effort to sustain a healthy, active and fun lifestyle with her clients, friends and family.
Front Office / Aide
Austin is a South Orange County native and the youngest of six siblings. In the spring of 2017, he graduated from Concordia University, Irvine with a bachelors degree in Exercise and Sports Science with emphasis on rehabilitation. Currently, Austin is pursuing admission into occupational therapy graduate programs in order to achieve his long-term goal of becoming an occupational therapist. He intends to specialize in the upper extremity and ultimately practice as a certified hand therapist.
Alex received her Bachelor of Science degree from Brigham Young University- Hawaii in the spring of 2016. She plans on continuing her education to the graduate level and earning her Doctorate of Physical Therapy. Alex loves the outdoors and being active. She is a former collegiate volleyball player and enjoys coaching the youth at beach volleyball camps during the summer. She spends her free time going to the beach, playing volleyball, surfing, and spending time with family.
Cathryn is a 200 hour Yoga Alliance certified instructor and currently completing her 500 hour certification as well as a 500 comprehensive Pilates certification. She is passionate about helping people through the modality of movement and is pursuing a Masters Degree in Dance Movement Therapy. In her time off she enjoys hiking, surfing, and taking her dog to the beach.
Michael was born and raised in Ventura, CA and then attended SDSU where he got his Bachelor's in History and a minor in Biology. Michael has spent the last few years traveling and volunteering in various skilled nursing facilities as well as a special needs program at Orange Coast Community college on his quest towards Occupational Therapy. When he's not at work at Pack Physical Therapy, Michael enjoys lifting weights and training for his next physique bodybuilding competition as well as attending church up in Huntington Beach on Sundays with his fiancé Josefa.