Leadership & Staff

Omar Colon

Omar Colon-Guiterrez, M.D.

Medical Director

Dr. Colon is executive medical director of HealthSouth Plano. He also has an outpatient practice specializing in the treatment of neurological disorders. A graduate of Ponce School of Medicine in Ponce, Puerto Rico, Dr. Colon completed his physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. He is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation and is a member of the American Academy of Pain Medicine, American Association of Academic Physiatrists, Physiatric Association of Spine, Sports and Occupational Rehabilitation, and the North American Spine Society.

Omar Colon-Guiterrez, M.D. is an independent private practice physician whose office is located at the hospital.

Renee Anderson

Renee Anderson

Director of Human Resources

Renee serves as the director of human resources. She is responsible for the implementation of human resources services, policies and programs to enhance overall employee engagement. Prior to joining HealthSouth Plano, she served as a human resources manager in the senior living industry. Renee has more than seven years of experience as a human resources professional. She earned a bachelor's degree from California State University, Fullerton and a master's degree in human resources from Loyola University, Chicago.

Bhavini Desai

Bhavini Desai

Director of Therapy Operations

Bhavini serves as the director of therapy operations at HealthSouth Plano previously serving as a therapy manager for six years before being promoted to her current role. Before that, she served as an occupational therapist at the company’s sister hospital in Midland since 2001. Bhavini graduated with a bachelor’s degree in occupational therapy from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She is dedicated to increasing patient and employee satisfaction in addition to improving outcomes.

Kimberly Lawhead

Kimberly Lawhead

Chief Nursing Officer

Kim has served as the chief nursing officer of HealthSouth Plano since April 2017. During her career with HealthSouth, she has also served as the hospital educator and director of quality. With more than 20 years of experience in nursing and nursing leadership, Kim is dedicated to creating optimal patient experiences and outcomes through the use of evidence-based clinical practice and staff engagement. She holds a bachelor’s degree in nursing and a master’s degree in business administration with a healthcare emphasis.

Catrina Madkins

Catrina Madkins, MBA

Chief Financial Officer

Catrina joined HealthSouth Plano in 2006 as chief financial officer and brings more than 17 years of healthcare management expertise and 21 years of accounting experience to HealthSouth.  She has also taught continuing education classes for Collin County Community College for several years. An east Texas native, Catrina graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University with a bachelor's degree in accounting. She received her master's degree in management from Amberton University.
Rodney Mitchell

Rodney Mitchell

Director of Plant Operations

Rodney joined HealthSouth Plano in December 2010. He has more than 12 years of experience in maintenance, security, disaster preparedness and construction management. As a veteran of the United States Air Force, Rodney received extensive training in maintenance, HVAC and security procedures. He also worked with a nationally recognized construction company specializing in healthcare facilities.
Thanh Nguyen

Thanh Nguyen

Director of Pharmacy

Thanh has served as the director of pharmacy at HealthSouth Plano since 2006. She has been practicing as a clinical pharmacist for more than 10 years. Thanh joined the HealthSouth Plano team in 2004. She was born and raised in Dallas, Texas and attended the University Of Texas at Austin where she received a bachelor's degree in biology. In addition, Thanh received her doctorate degree in pharmacy from the University of Houston in 2001.
Darla Sindt

Darla Sindt

Director of Case Management

Darla joined HealthSouth Plano in July 2015 and serves as the director of case management. She earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Illinois State University and relocated to Dallas shortly thereafter. She brings with her more than 24 years’ experience as a registered nurse serving in roles at the patient bedside and in leadership. She obtained her American Case Management Certification in 2015 and is a member of the American Case Management Association.

Cindy Tate

Cindy Tate

Director of Marketing Operations

Cindy began her career with HealthSouth in 2015 as a senior rehab liaison before being promoted to area director of marketing. She graduated as a Licensed Vocational Nurse from the John Peter Smith School of Nursing in 1992 before going on to earn her Certified Respiratory Degree from California College of Health Science in 1997. Her clinical knowledge has served her well in building relationships within the medical community. She has more than 18 years’ experience in post-acute care sales and marketing, and specializes in program development, physician recruitment and territory management.