Outstanding Physical Therapy Staff
  • Highly Educated and Caring Staff of Experts
  • 9 Licensed Physical Therapists
  • 8 Doctoral Degree Level Therapists
  • 4 Therapists in Post-Graduate Certificate Program
  • 2 Physical Therapy Assistants with Associate Degrees

Center for Physical Excellence has a highly educated and caring staff of experts to help you reach your goals. We employ nine licensed physical therapists, eight of which have earned their Doctoral Degree in Physical Therapy.

This facility is a site for postgraduate education and mentor programs offered to Physical Therapists across the United States.

Currently four physical therapists working at Center for Physical Excellence are engaged in a postgraduate certification program in Orthopedic Manual Therapy.

We employ two Physical Therapist Assistants who have completed their Associates Degree in Physical Therapy.  They passed the national licensing examination in order to assist in the treatment and progression of our valued clients.

Owner and Manager, Laura Markey, PT DPT, FAAOMPT

Laura Markey is the Owner/Managing Member of Center for Physical Excellence and strives to maintain quality care and the highest level of customer service. She is one of ten Physical Therapists in the state of Arizona and the only Physical Therapist in Northern Arizona to have Fellowship Status in the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT).    A “fellow” in AAOMPT is an internationally recognized physical therapist with competence and expertise in the practice of orthopedic manual physical therapy.

Laura Markey, Owner, Center for Physical Excellence, Prescott, Az

Damon Grady, Physical Therapy, Center for Physical Excellence, Prescott, Az
Damon Grandy, Clinical Director, PT, DPT, COMT, CKPT
Derek VanderRoest, PTA, Physical Therapy, Center for Physical Excellence, Prescott, Az
Derek VanderRoest, PTA
Keith Bluel, PT, DPT, Center for Physical Excellence, Prescott, Az
Keith Bluel, PT, DPT
Laura Markey, Owner, Center for Physical Excellence, Prescott, Az
Laura Markey, PT, DPT, FAAOMPT, CSCS
Mendy Rutherford, Finance Director, Center for Physical Excellence
Mendy Rutherford
Nicole Fippin, Physical Therapist, Center for Physical Excellence
Nicole Flippen, PT, DPT
Ron Earhart, MPT, DPT
Ron Earhart, MPT, DPT
Trish Fairbanks – Office Manager, Center for Physical Excellence
Trish Fairbanks – Office Manager