DPT, ATC, SLT
Katie graduated from Buena Vista University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Athletic Training in 2004 and became a certified Athletic Trainer. She continued on to receive her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Des Moines University in 2007 and joined the Sports Rehab team in the Storm Lake outpatient clinic shortly after graduation. Katie enjoys working with a variety of patients ranging from young athletes to geriatrics. She became a certified lymphedema therapist in 2009 which allows her to offer edema management. More recently, Katie has had training in Myokinesthetic System (MYK) treatments for headaches, sciatica, joint problems, and several other conditions. She has a variety of manual therapy skills as well as a wide range of exercises and balance activities to utilize with patients with the goal of returning each individual to their prior level of function and maximal functional independence. Katie is a native of Storm Lake and is married to Josh Lindgren. They have been blessed with two energetic boys, Colton and Levi. Outside of work, Katie and her family enjoy riding horses, spending time outdoors, and getting together with family and friends.