Physical therapist Shawn Smith created ARC to address the rigorous demands of the active athlete that our current healthcare model ignores. Through ARC, he has redefined the physical therapy experience for you, helping you be your best in preparation, training and recovery to maximize your potential.

ARC uniquely meets the fitness needs of all athletes — from high performers, to youth, to those seeking a healthier lifestyle. Get training, recovery and rehabilitation services and the expertise of our staff in one place on your terms.

Meet Our Staff

Shawn Smith

Shawn Smith

Physical Therapist & ARC Founder

Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist and ARC founder has 20 years of experience in orthopedic physical therapy. He grew up in Miami, OK and is a proud Wardog. As an active member of the US Army from 1989-1992, he served in the 7th Light Infantry Division in Fort Ord, CA. Shawn’s passion is to serve those who strive to be their best, summit their desired sport, and seek the glory of the podium.
  • Bachelor’s of Science degree from the University of Oklahoma, 1997
  • Residency through the Manual Therapy Institute and Fellowship Training at CORE Physical Therapy in Edmond, OK
  • Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists
  • Kinetacore Dry Needling Level 1
Awards & Certifications
  • SFG Level 1 (Strong First Level 1)
  • Functional Movement Screen
  • USA Weightlifting Sports Performance Coach
  • American Physical Therapy Association Emerging Leader Award, 2006
Director of Operations, Samuel Bond, at ARC Recovery in Edmond, Oklahoma

Samuel Bond

Director of Operations

Samuel grew up in Madill, OK where he competed in almost every sport. He then attended the University of Central Oklahoma where he continued his football career and obtained his passion for helping athletes perform at their highest level on the field. “ARC Athletic Recovery should be utilized by all individuals who take their sports career seriously” Education: Bachelor degree in exercise science and fitness management from the University of Central Oklahoma
Tyler Eckel

Tyler Eckel

Physical Therapist

Tyler has worked in inpatient, outpatient and home health settings. He specializes in performance based therapy and fitness for amateur and professional golfers.
  • Masters in Physical Therapy from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 2006
  • Functional Movement System Certification
  • Selective Functional Movement Assessment Certification
  • Y Balance Testing Certification
  • Kinetacore Functional Dry Needling Level 1
  • Titleist Performance Institute Med Professional Level 2

Spencer Bond

Certified Athletic Trainer

Certified athletic trainer with 5 years of experience. He has worked at East Central University, West Virginia Wesleyan College, Buckhannon-Upshur High School in West Virginia, and Madill Public Schools in Oklahoma. He is from Madill, OK originally and has always had a passion for sports. As a former quarterback in college, he understands the importance of taking care of your body and wants you to perform at your highest level.
  • Bachelors of Science in Athletic Training
  • Board of Certification Athletic Trainer
  • AED Certified
  • CPR Certified
  • First Aid Certified

Caydee Scheidemantel

Massage Therapist

Caydee offers individualized treatment and educates her clients about how the body systems are connected to each other and how to relieve tension and pain.
  • Licensed by the Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology and Barbering and Advisory Board on Massage Therapy
  • Certified by the American Massage Therapy Association