Freedom Physical Therapy and Training Center exists to bring restoration and increased function to the human body.

About Freedom

we Cultivate Belief

What do you believe about your current ability to move? Why do you believe that to be the case? Do you believe that you are too slow, too heavy, too old, too un-athletic, out of shape, or too far gone? Is it apart of your "DNA" to not exercise? Maybe you "do not have time"? Do not believe the lies! We don't. Let us help.

we Establish Purpose

Mowing the lawn, holding your baby, playing ball with your children, babysitting your grandchildren, or the desire to feel good again defines purpose. When one is taken away, it is not long until the next goes too. Eventually, hope begins to fade. As long as there is a purpose, there is hope.

we Achieve Goals

When you have a purpose, goals are attainable. More important than setting and achieving goals, however, is learning to enjoy the process by which you achieved the goal. When that is discovered, true freedom takes place!


Dr. Don C. Dequine Jr. PT, DPT, CSCS


At the age of 17, Donny was threatened with total paralysis after a snowboarding accident. By God’s grace, emergency surgery, and relentless rehab, he accomplished a successful collegiate soccer career. He is now on to a passionate pursuit of making an impact in today's health and fitness industry.


Bethany Dequine


A successful runner and AMAZING wife and mother, Bethany finds joy in the fine details of life. She loves to volunteer her time with young runners and is the glue that holds Freedom PTTC together. She is the Boss.


Dr. Timothy Mahoney PT, DPT, OCS

Director of Physical Therapy Operations

After completing a one-year residency program after PT school, Dr. Tim has continued to treat his patients with above and beyond care. His steady and calm presence puts any patient at ease.


Dr. Joel Broeckelman PT, DPT

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Dr. Joel was born in Mankato, KS, a population of around 800 people. When he has free time, he loves to be competitive. Usually, this involves some type of sport, a long walk, or trying out new parks with his family. He graduated with his DPT from Wichita State University.


Dr Evan Williams PT, DPT

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Dr. Evan is from Manhattan, Kansas where he spent most of his life in. He enjoys spending time with his friends and family and loves to stay active in his free time. Dr. Evan graduated from Wichita State University where he got his Doctorate of Physical Therapy.


Cathy Webber

Office Manager

Cathy grew up in Illinois and moved to the KC area in 1992 after meeting her husband. She enjoys spending time with her family, hiking and camping, walking with her Goldendoodle, Reggie. Her husband, Jon, and her have 2 sons and 1 daughter. She also has 2 stepdaughters and 4 grandchildren.


Ava Burns

Front Desk Coordinator + Marketing Coordinator

Ava is from Shawnee, KS and is a senior at the University of Kansas currently, rock chalk! She commutes from Lawrence, KS each day. For fun, she likes to go on walks with her dog, hang out with family and friends, and travel to the lake. She is currently studying exercise science on a pre-PT way.


Nicole Schowengerdt

Front Desk Coordinator

Nicole is a mother of two wonderful kids and a loving husband, Daniel. She got her education from Inter-American University in San German, Puerto Rico, Johnson County Community College, Kansas City Community College, and Kansas State University. She loves traveling and eating out with her family.


Tobias Sickler

Physical Therapy Tech + Training Center Coach

Tobias was born in Dickinson, North Dakota. When he has free time, Tobias enjoys basketball, hiking, and snowboarding. He graduated from high school in 2015. Tobias is a current sophomore at the University of Kansas. He only has three years left of undergrad before pursuing his doctorate.


Blane Deppe

Physical Therapy Tech + Training Center Coach

Blane was born in Overland Park, KS. When he has free time, Blane enjoys playing disc golf, pickleball, and spikeball. He graduated from high school in 2021. He is a current junior at the University of Kansas and only has two years left of undergrad before pursuing his doctorate in Physical Therapy.


Elle Bray

Physical Therapy Tech

Elle is from Topeka, KS but currently lives in Lawrence where she attends Kansas University as a junior. She is majoring Exercise Science and minoring Psychology. Elle is very thankful for the close relationship she has with her family and friends.