Our Team

Staff helping clientOur physical therapy services are provided by Board Certified Licensed Physical Therapists that will stay with you for your entire physical therapy session.

With our individualized one-on-one care, our staff is dedicated to getting you back to the life activities that you enjoy in as little time as possible.

Clinical Staff:

Lindsay Young, MPT.

A native of Fresno, Lindsay received her B.S. in Neurophysiology and Behavior at UC Davis and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Master’s in Physical Therapy at CSU Fresno. She has had training in various orthopedic and neurological disorders among a variety of patient populations. Currently, Lindsay is implementing a balance training and fall prevention program targeting those at risk for falls in our community as well as an independent gym program offered to past members for overall fitness and wellness. She is also a long-standing member of the APTA and Orthopedics section, as well as a Credentialed Clinical Instructor. Outside of the office, Lindsay spends time diligently training her young, energetic Siberian Husky.

 

Angela Corchado, MPT.

Angela is from Fresno, Ca and received her Bachelor’s Degree from CSU, Fresno in Interdisciplinary Health and Human Services in 2008. She then received her Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from CSU, Sacramento in 2010. She returned to Fresno thereafter, and has been working in the outpatient Orthopedic setting. She has experience working with people who have Orthopedic spine, shoulder, hip, knee, ankle, and/or foot disorders. Angela also has experience developing treatment programs for patients with balance and gait dysfunction. Angela has worked with patients of all ages, ranging from pediatric to geriatric patients. On her free time, Angela enjoys spending time with her family, running, and hiking.

 

Lorena Prado, PTA.

Lorena has been a part of our team since 2010 as she worked as a physical therapy aide in our outpatient clinics. She attended The College of the Sequoias in Visalia, CA and received her Physical Therapy Assistant license in 2014. With her knowledge in strengthening, balance training, and manual therapy, Lorena has proven to be an integral member of our Optimal team. In her free time, Lorena is actively involved in community service, enjoys hiking and biking, and spends quality time with her Jack Russell terrier Dash.

 

Anita Vergis, PT, DPT.

Anita Vergis, PT, DPT is a Doctor of Physical Therapy. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Human Biology from the University of California, San Diego and her clinical doctorate in physical therapy from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Anita completed her clinical education throughout the country from the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN to Spine and Sport Physical Therapy in San Marcos, CA where she was fortunate enough to work with pediatric to geriatric patients. She is very passionate about helping her patients achieve their optimal health through movement and helping them return to the activities they enjoy doing the most. When she is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and their Goldendoodle, Aero.

 

Akanksha Mago, PT.

coming soon…

 

 

Angela Rahn, MPT.

coming soon…