Our Team | Pintler PT & Sports Rehab | Anaconda, MT
Dr. Mike Cline PT, DPT, Cert. DN
Owner, Physical Therapist
Dr. Mike Cline started college at the University of Mary where he also played collegiate baseball. After his collegiate career was cut short due to an injury he moved to Bozeman, MT where received his Bachelor of Science in Health and Human Performance from Montana State University in 2009. He then went on to complete his Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree from the University of Findlay in Findlay, Ohio.
Mike grew up in Helena but can trace his family roots back to Anaconda where both his mother and father were raised. Mike’s grandfathers both worked the smelter and he still has extensive family ties in the area. Mike is happy to back in western Montana where he can return to the outdoors and his favorite outdoor pastimes including: fly-fishing, bow hunting, and exploring the mountains with his wife Sara, and their dog, Ruger. His special interests include Orthopedic Rehabilitation, Manual Therapy, Post-Concussion Rehabilitation and Vestibular Diagnoses. He is also very interested in rehabilitation of throwing athletes and the prevention of overuse injuries.
Dr. Kyla Harris PT, DPT
Dr. Kyla Harris received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Human and Health Performance from Montana State University in 2013. She later went on to earn her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree at A.T. Still University in Mesa, AZ. Kyla is a proud 5th generation Montanan who was raised on a small farm in Helena, MT. In her free time Kyla enjoys hiking, hunting, skiing, trail running, fly fishing, traveling and golfing with her family, friends and dog, Tumblr. She is thrilled to be back in Anaconda and to have the opportunity to help the community as a part of the Pintler Physical Therapy team. Kyla enjoys treating a wide variety of patient diagnoses but her special interests include: Manual Therapy, Orthopedic Rehabilitation, Pediatrics, Geriatrics as well as Balance and Falls Prevention.
Russ Chatriand, Lead Tech
Russ was born and raised in Butte Montana. At the age of 11 he and his parents moved to Billings where they stayed until Russ graduated from Skyview High School in 2010. He has since spent time in Helena and most recently lived in Bozeman until 2017. Russ began studying at Montana State – Bozeman in Cell Biology and Neuroscience but later changed directions earning a degree in Health and Human Performance-Exercise Science in 2017. Russ is hoping to become a physical therapist and is currently in the process of applying to PT school. Russ was raised in the outdoors and spends much of his free time camping, hunting, and fishing. He is excited to be back in Anaconda and closer to home where he can enjoy the outdoors at some of his favorite places.
Brittany Freeborn, Front Desk and Marketing
Brittany has been a resident of anaconda for the last 15 years. After high school she achieved her Personal Fitness trainer certificate from International Sports Science Association (ISSA) in 2017, and loves helping people obtain their physical fitness goals. Brittany also teaches fitness classes of her own here at Pintler PT. Brittany’s interest in the Healthcare field was sparked at a young age with her love of sports and learning about the human body and its abilities. She enjoys Skiing, hiking and spending time with her husband Jer and their two dogs Cash and Whiskey.