The therapeutic specialists at 360 Balance & Dizziness are experts at working one-on-one with patients like you.
Meet our Physical Therapy Team!
Bridgett Wallace, PT, DPT
Bridgett Wallace has a Doctorate of Physical Therapy and holds competency-based certifications in vestibular rehabilitation and concussion management. She is the founder of 360 Balance & Dizziness and co-founder of 360 Neuro Health Institute. Bridgett is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Vestibular Disorders Association.
In addition to treating patients, Bridgett consults and lectures both nationwide and internationally in concussion management and vestibular disorders. She has provided consulting services to The University of Texas Athletics since 1998 and MLB Umpire Medical Services since 2011. Bridgett co-authored two patents for vestibular disorders and developed an iPhone app, PLAY IT SAFE®, which was designed for sideline-concussion assessment. She has been published in the Eye & Brain Journal and has contributed to chapters in Therapeutic Exercise and Lifespan Neurorehabilitation – both textbooks used in therapy schools. Bridgett was awarded the Health Care Heroes Award by the Austin Business Journal in 2011 and Distinguished Alumni Award by Texas State University Physical Therapy Department in 2013.
Bridgett is a proud graduate of Texas Tech University, Texas State University, and Hardin-Simmons University. She is a 4th generation Texan from Wheeler, TX. Bridgett values time with family and friends. She loves the outdoors, especially outdoor cooking, camping, the water, and hitting the open road on her motorcycle.
Lisa Becker, PTA
Lisa Becker is a licensed physical therapist assistant. She has been at 360 Balance & Dizziness since 2014. She also serves as a regular guest lecturer on vestibular interventions for the Austin Community College Physical Therapist Assistant program.
Lisa is a graduate of Texas A&M University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology. She earned her PTA degree from Austin Community College.
Prior to becoming a therapist, Lisa was a technical writer and editor, administrative assistant, and a stay-at-home mom. She was born in Venezuela and grew up throughout the southern U.S. but considers herself a Texan.
Lisa enjoys hiking, gardening, reading, movies, cooking, travel, and spending time with her family and friends.
Charlotte Howell, PTA
Charlotte Howell is a licensed physical therapist assistant. She was inspired to pursue vestibular therapy when she had the opportunity to spend one of her clinical rotations in school with the 360 Balance & Dizziness team. Her interest in the field has only grown deeper since she officially joined the team!
Originally from Massachusetts, Charlotte earned her PTA degree at Austin Community College. She also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Pre-Physical Therapy from Ohio University. Charlotte has experience working in inpatient rehab, geriatric, and outpatient ortho clinic settings. Prior to becoming a therapist, Charlotte lived and worked in McMurdo Station, Antarctica.
Charlotte enjoys traveling around the world, painting, going for long walks with her dog Harvey, and finding fun new restaurants around town with friends.
Justin Martin, PT, DPT
Justin Martin has a Doctorate in Physical Therapy and is currently working towards completing his CCVR. He earned his bachelor’s here in Austin at the University of Texas and went on to complete his DPT at Texas Woman’s University in Houston.
Prior to joining the 360 Balance & Dizziness team, Justin gained experience in outpatient orthopedics, inpatient ortho and neuro rehab, and wound care clinic settings. Through his experiences, he found that he is especially passionate about treating vestibular and pain disorders. Between undergraduate and PT school, Justin took time to travel around Europe and Asia!
Born and raised in Austin, Justin loves practicing PT in his hometown. When not on the job, he enjoys backpacking, golfing, and gardening.
Hayley Miesse, PT, DPT
Hayley Miesse has a Doctorate in Physical Therapy and a certification in LSVT BIG. Originally from Austin, Hayley earned her bachelor’s at Southwestern University and went on to complete her DPT at Texas State University.
Hayley first became interested in physical therapy growing up with a mother who is a PTA. She was inspired by her mother’s stories of helping her patients. This foundation combined with her own experience with physical therapy as a soccer player from kindergarten through college means Hayley knows just how important a good PT can be! She has had professional experience in outpatient, acute, and inpatient rehab settings. While working in inpatient rehab, a PT introduced her to the world of vestibular therapy which she has been passionate about ever since.
When not in the clinic, Hayley enjoys spending time at the gym, paddle boarding, and watching Formula 1 racing.
Karen Recendez, PT, DPT
Karen Recendez has a Doctorate in Physical Therapy and holds a competency-based certification in vestibular therapy. She is also a PORi-Certified Cancer Exercise Rehabilitation Therapist.
Karen earned her Physical Therapy Doctorate from Texas State University. She first became interested in vestibular physical therapy during a clinical rotation while in graduate school. Prior to working at 360 Balance & Dizziness, Karen worked in inpatient rehab and acute care rehab settings. She is also fluent in Spanish and completed a study-abroad program in Costa Rica for medical Spanish during school.
Karen keeps active in her spare time with friends and family. During the week you’ll find her at the gym in HIIT classes, Zumba, and indoor cycling. On the weekends she likes hiking in Texas State Parks.
Kendal Reddell, PT, DPT, NCS
Kendal Reddell has a Doctorate in Physical Therapy and is an American Physical Therapy Association Board Certified Clinical Neurologic Specialist. She also holds a Certificate of Competency in the evaluation and treatment of vestibular disorders from Emory University. Kendal is a Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery (PWR!) certified therapist, as well as a Certified Brain Injury Specialist.
Originally from Stephenville, TX, Kendal earned her bachelor’s degree from Tarleton State University where she competed in NCAA Women’s Basketball. She went on to receive her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 2010. Prior to joining the 360 Balance & Dizziness team, Kendal worked in a variety of settings specializing in brain injury, stroke, Parkinson’s Disease, and vestibular disorders.
Kendal enjoys spending time with her family and friends as well as traveling, cooking, listening to live music, and exploring Central Texas’s great hiking trails and swimming spots.
Alex Tarabbia, PT, DPT
Alex has a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She developed a passion for vestibular therapy when volunteering at a specialty balance clinic in her college years. This passion grew while working with patients with vestibular disorders through graduate level clinical internships, as well as taking advanced coursework in vestibular therapy in graduate school.
Prior to joining the 360 Balance & Dizziness team, Alex worked with patients with a variety of orthopedic injuries as well as balance and mobility impairments in the outpatient setting. Originally from a small town in New York state, Alex completed her undergraduate work at Gordon College in Massachusetts, graduating Summa Cum Laude with a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology. She received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine here in Austin, TX.
In her spare time, Alex enjoys spending time with friends and family, hiking, reading, cooking, and crafting.
Meet our Audiology and Nursing Team!
Katherine Beckwith, Au.D., CCC-A
Katherine Beckwith is a licensed audiologist and a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. She also holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
Originally from Durham, NC, Katherine earned her Bachelor of Science in Communication Disorders at Appalachian State University and became a Doctor of Audiology at East Tennessee State University. She has experience in the specialties of Vestibular Audiology, Humanitarian Audiology, and Veteran’s Services. Before joining the 360 Balance & Dizziness team, she was a full-time traveling/mobile audiologist – at one time she was licensed in 8 states!
Katherine likes to stay active in her spare time, especially by doing aerial arts, traveling, and enjoying outdoor activities with her dog, Jackson.
Chele Frizell, RN
Chele Frizell is a licensed registered nurse and she serves as Practice Manager and Patient Care Coordinator. She also performs vestibular diagnostic testing in collaboration with the audiologist, conducts patient intake, and helps facilitate patient resources. Chele is a professional member of the Vestibular Disorders Association.
Chele is the proud graduate of Tennessee State University in Nashville. Prior to joining the 360 Balance & Dizziness team in 2011, Chele gained experience as a nurse in many different areas of medicine including the emergency department, orthopedics, and OB-GYN.
Chele is also a musician and plays several instruments, sings, and writes music. She loves the outdoors, camping, scuba diving, and anything related to water or music.
Meet our Administrative Team!
Anna Rodriguez is the front office manager. She assists patients with scheduling and can help answer questions about insurance and patient experience. Anna makes sure that the clinic runs smoothly and efficiently.
Anna was born and raised in Austin, TX. Prior to joining the 360 Balance & Dizziness team in 2009, Anna worked at St. David’s Medical Center for 18 years. She first worked in the PT field as a Physical Therapy Technician in inpatient rehab, outpatient rehab, and aquatic settings. While at St. David’s she also gained experience as a CNA and a rehab scheduler.
Anna enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters. She loves finding new restaurants and on the weekends she and her family often go camping.
Betty is the front desk care coordinator. She makes sure that everyone who comes through the door is greeted with a smile (even behind a mask)! She also helps keep all the therapists organized and prepared for patient care.
Originally from Goldsboro, NC, Betty now calls Elgin home. Before entering the healthcare administration field, she worked for Texas Parks and Wildlife in Austin! When she started working in healthcare it seemed like the perfect fit, she loves having the opportunity to advocate for patients and make sure that they receive the best care possible!
When not at the clinic, Betty is currently working towards an Environmental Science and Technology degree at Austin Community College. She also loves to kayak, play video games, and read science fiction novels.