SCOTTSDALE HYPERBARIC CENTER

Meet the Team

Welcome to Scottsdale Hyperbaric Center, a distinguished leader in the field of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT). Honored with the prestigious “Best Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Practice” award for two consecutive years, in 2022 and 2023, by Global Health & Pharma of the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Awards, we are proud to be recognized for our commitment to patient care excellence.

At Scottsdale Hyperbaric Center, we prioritize the well-being and safety of our patients above all else. Our dedication to delivering high-quality white glove service is matched only by our passion for sharing knowledge and expertise with those we serve. With stringent operational protocols in place, including in-chamber monitoring, we ensure the utmost safety for both our patients and our highly trained Hyperbaric Chamber Operators (HCOs).

Our Hyperbaric Medical Advisor, Dr. Zayd Ratansi, is a licensed Naturopathic Physician with advanced certifications in hyperbaric medicine, bio-oxidative medicine, low-level light therapy, chelation therapy, and environmental medicine. Our team is comprised of certified professionals who embody competence, courtesy, credibility, reliability, and responsiveness.

At Scottsdale Hyperbaric Center, we specialize in a wide range of conditions, including Post Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Post-Concussion Syndrome, Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), COVID-19/Long COVID, Cognitive Performance enhancement, Chronic Non-Healing Wounds, Pre & Post Surgery support, Aging, and Telomere Lengthening.

Our mission is clear: to maximize health and well-being by providing exceptional care centered around scientifically tested HBOT protocols. Housed in a state-of-the-art facility designed to evoke a spa-like atmosphere, our center offers a tranquil environment where patients can embark on their journey to optimal health with confidence and comfort.

Discover the transformative power of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy at Scottsdale Hyperbaric Center, where excellence in care meets innovation in treatment.

Lori Bryant
Lori BryantSafety Director, HCO,LMT, BLS

Proudly owned and operated by Lori Bryant in the heart of Scottsdale, Arizona. Lori is a passionate advocate for health and wellness, dedicated to providing advanced body healing through a combination of innovative therapies.

As a Hyperbaric Chamber Operator (HCO), Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT), and Safety Director, Lori brings a wealth of experience and expertise to Scottsdale Hyperbaric Center. With a deep-rooted commitment to improving the lives of others, Lori has made it her mission to harness the power of holistic therapies to promote healing and well-being.

Lori’s journey in the field of health and wellness began over two decades ago when she embarked on a career in mobile Massage Therapy services in 2000. Specializing in Sports Massage, Lori has honed her skills through extensive training in Anatomy & Physiology, Kinesiology, and Practical Therapy. With certifications in various massage modalities and over 60,000 bodies worked on, Lori’s dedication to her craft is unmatched.

In addition to her expertise in massage therapy, Lori is a fervent advocate for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT). Having personally experienced the benefits of HBOT since 2011 and treating patients since 2012, Lori understands firsthand the transformative impact it can have on one’s health. Her commitment to excellence in HBOT is reflected in her continuous pursuit of advanced training and education in the field.

Lori’s credentials extend beyond her role as an HCO and LMT. She holds active Basic Life Support with AED (BLS) Certification and has undergone rigorous training in Hyperbaric and Undersea Medicine, including Clinical Hyperbaric Medical Team Training and Therapeutic Oxygen Systems. As a member of esteemed organizations such as the International Hyperbaric Medical Association (IHMA), Hyperbaric Medicine International (HMI), and the American Massage Therapist Association (AMTA), Lori remains at the forefront of industry advancements.

Driven by her belief that learning is a lifelong journey, Lori is dedicated to staying abreast of the latest developments in the hyperbaric industry. She regularly attends continuing education seminars to expand her knowledge and enhance her ability to serve her clients effectively.

At Scottsdale Hyperbaric Center, Lori Bryant and her team are committed to providing exceptional care and personalized treatment to every individual who walks through our doors. Together, we are dedicated to empowering our clients to achieve optimal health and wellness through evidence-based therapies and compassionate support.

Kasie Khoury
Kasie KhouryHCO

Meet Kasie, a valued member of our team with a wealth of experience in the medical field and a passion for helping others.

With two years of experience in both an Out-Patient Surgery Center and a Medical Marijuana Doctor’s office, Kasie brings a unique skill set to Scottsdale Hyperbaric Center. Her expertise lies in patient coordination and record management, ensuring that each patient receives the highest level of care and attention.

In addition to her role as a Certified Hyperbaric Chamber Operator (HCO), Kasie has pursued further training and certifications to enhance her skills. She is a member of Andi International, the International Hyperbaric Medical Association (IHMA), and Hyperbaric Medicine International (HMI), demonstrating her commitment to excellence in hyperbaric medicine. Her credentials also include certifications as an Open Water Diver from PADI since 2002.

Outside of her professional endeavors, Kasie is a lifelong learner and has pursued education in Applied Science of Justice Studies from Scottsdale Community College. She holds certificates in Crime and Accident Scene Photography, Fingerprint Classification and Identification, and Crime Scene Technology. Kasie’s dedication to continuous learning is further evidenced by her participation in the Society of Forensic Toxicologists (SOFT) Student Enrichment Program.

When she’s not hard at work, Kasie enjoys spending quality time with her family, nurturing her son, exploring new destinations through travel, and expressing her creativity through balloon decorating.

At Scottsdale Hyperbaric Center, Kasie and our team are committed to providing compassionate care and personalized support to each individual who walks through our doors. Together, we strive to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients, empowering them to achieve optimal health and well-being.

Nikki Bruggman
Nikki BruggmanHCO, BLS, Esthetician

Meet Nikki, a dedicated Hyperbaric Chamber Operator (HCO) and a vital member of our team at Scottsdale Hyperbaric Center. With a commitment to excellence and a passion for helping others, Nikki brings a wealth of expertise and experience to our center.

Nikki holds active Basic Life Support with AED (BLS) Certification, ensuring the safety and well-being of our patients at all times. In addition to her HCO role, Nikki has pursued extensive training in hyperbaric and undersea medicine, including specialized programs in patient and facility safety protocols, clinical hyperbaric medical team training, and therapeutic oxygen systems.

Her credentials also include certifications as an Open Water Diver from PADI since 2002 and an IANTD Nitrox Diver. Nikki’s dedication to continuous learning extends beyond her medical training. She holds a degree in Applied Science of Justice Studies from Scottsdale Community College, along with certificates in Crime and Accident Scene Photography, Fingerprint Classification and Identification, and Crime Scene Technology. Nikki’s passion for justice and forensic science led her to participate in the Society of Forensic Toxicologists (SOFT) Student Enrichment Program.

Driven by her love for skincare and aesthetics, Nikki pursued additional education at the Avalon School of Cosmetology and Aesthetics in Phoenix, Arizona, becoming a Licensed Esthetician & Lash Artist. Her genuine care and compassion shine through in her work, as she strives to help others feel their very best. Nikki has been utilizing Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) since 2011 and has been offering Oxygen Facials since 2018, combining her expertise in both medical and cosmetic fields to provide comprehensive care to our clients.

Beyond her professional responsibilities, Nikki cherishes her time with her family, including raising her two boys. She finds joy in outdoor activities such as hiking, exploring new destinations through travel, and indulging her passion for cooking. Committed to staying at the forefront of industry advancements, Nikki regularly attends continuing education seminars to expand her knowledge and enhance her ability to serve our clients.

At Scottsdale Hyperbaric Center, Nikki embodies our commitment to excellence and compassionate care, ensuring that each patient receives the highest level of support on their journey to optimal health and wellness.

Marc Carpio
Marc CarpioHCO, BLS, NASM-CPT, CNS

Introducing Marc Carpio, a passionate advocate for human movement and performance, and an integral member of our team at Scottsdale Hyperbaric Center. With over two decades of experience in the health and wellness industry, Marc brings a holistic approach to his practice, prioritizing the health, healing, and well-being of his clients.

Marc graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor’s of Science in Health Sciences, laying the foundation for his career in promoting optimal health and vitality. As a certified personal trainer (NASM-CPT) and Nutrition Specialist (CNS), Marc has honed his skills in some of the most esteemed medical, clinical, fitness facilities, and health spas and resorts worldwide.

Driven by his passion for alternative and preventative care, Marc joined Scottsdale Hyperbaric Center to implement his education and training in a forward-thinking environment. Fluent in both English and Spanish, Marc is dedicated to providing personalized care to our diverse clientele. He holds active Basic Life Support with AED (BLS) Certification, ensuring the safety and well-being of our patients at all times.

In addition to his role as a Certified Hyperbaric Chamber Operator (HCO), Marc has undergone extensive training in undersea diver protocols and clinical hyperbaric medicine. His expertise encompasses a range of topics, including patient and facility safety protocols, therapeutic oxygen systems, and the physics and physiology of oxygen medical life support.

When he’s not at work, Marc indulges his passion for outdoor activities, including cycling and golfing. He cherishes quality time with his wife of 24 years and their two daughters, finding joy in family adventures and shared experiences. Committed to living by his motto, “Live Healthy, Live Happy, Live Longer,” Marc is dedicated to empowering others to embrace a life of vitality and well-being.

Beyond his professional responsibilities, Marc is actively involved in training athletes of all levels and abilities, as well as coaching softball, embodying his commitment to promoting movement and performance excellence.

At Scottsdale Hyperbaric Center, Marc Carpio exemplifies our dedication to holistic health and wellness, ensuring that every patient receives the highest level of care and support on their journey to optimal health and longevity.

Start enjoying the benefits of oxygen therapy

Clinical research studies have shown that hyperbaric oxygen therapy, also called HBOT, can enhance the body’s innate ability to repair and regenerate. With benefits for many diseases and health conditions:

  • Circulation and Blood Flow
  • Heart Health
  • Brain Function
  • Joint and Soft Tissue Health
  • Eye Health
  • Skin Conditions
  • Reduces Inflammation and Pain
  • Repairs Cells and Diminishes Wrinkles
  • Improves Memory and Reaction Time
  • Stress and Anxiety