Cathy Lack, PTA


Cathy is a Physical Therapist Assistant that works at Braaten Health¬ís Midwest Therapy Centers.  Her interest in this field developed after working many years as a group exercise instructor and personal trainer at area fitness centers and gyms.


Cathy graduated from Black Hawk College with a degree in Physical Therapist Assistant in Applied Science.  She earned her Physical Therapist Assistant license in 2012 after passing board exams.

Professional Certifications:


  • A.F.A.A. (Aerobics and Fitness Association of America) - Personal Trainer
  • N.C.C.P.T. (National Council for Certified Personal Trainers) - Personal Trainer
  • A.F.A.A. - Group Exercise Instructor
  • Yogafit - Yoga Instructor



When not caring for patients at Braaten Health, Cathy can be found:

  • Running, biking, swimming, or lifting weights
  • Travelling to Hawaii to visit/spoil her grandchildren as often as possible
  • Reading
  • Spending time with family and friends
  • Assisting others in reaching their physical fitness and healthy living goals