West Omaha/Elkhorn
Everyday is Game Day.

1021 South 178th Street, Suite 101
Omaha, NE 68118

East of the Hy-Vee on 180th and Pacific
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  402-933-3036

  402-933-3163

Open Today:
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Sunday Closed Today

Monday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Tuesday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Wednesday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Thursday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Friday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Saturday Closed Today

Makovicka

Every Day is

Game Day.
Makovicka Physical Therapy

Gregg Schlueter PT, DPT, ATC/L

Clinic Director

Gregg was born in Lincoln, and grew up in Hastings, Nebraska. He attended University of Nebraska Lincoln, and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Educational and Human Science. He ...then earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from UNMC. Gregg has been Clinic Director of the Makovicka/Sylliaasen Physical Therapy clinic in Waverly, Nebr from June 2016--June 2018. He is a Certified Athletic Trainer, and a member of the APTA, Orthopedic section.

Julie Whalen PT

Physical Therapist

Julie was born and raised in Minneapolis, MN and received her degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She began her career in the Chicago area, and shortly ...after found her passion for helping patients suffering from dizziness, imbalance, and neurological deficits. Julie continued her career as Coordinator of the Balance and Dizziness program at a highly regarded rehabilitation hospital in suburban Chicago before moving to Philadelphia in 2010, where she worked in the University of Pennsylvania hospital system. After relocating to Omaha in 2014, she joined Makovicka Physical Therapy where she continues to specialize in treating patients with dizziness and balance disorders. She is certified in Vestibular Rehabilitation and a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and Nebraska Physical Therapy Association.

Jeff Arnold PT, DPT, OCS

Director of Corporate Relations

Jeff was born and raised in David City, Nebraska. He moved to Lincoln, Nebraska to obtain his Bachelor’s degree at Nebraska Wesleyan University, where he was a member of the ...football team. He then moved to Omaha, Nebraska to attend the University of Nebraska Medical Center. There, he earned his Master and Doctorate degrees in Physical Therapy. Since then, Jeff has continued to refine his skills and has been board certified as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) and as an American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) . In addition, he is certified as a Sportsmetrics trainer, a program proven to reduce ACL injuries. Jeff is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, The Nebraska Physical Therapy Association, and The National Strength and Conditioning Association.

Brittni Klostermeyer PT, DPT

Physical Therapist, Orthopedic Resident

Brittni was born and raised in Lincoln. She attended Nebraska Wesleyan University (NWU) and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science. She then attended UNMC and received her Doctorate of ...Physical Therapy. Brittni graduated with high distinction from both NWU and UNMC! Brittni is married to Thomas, and she is a member of the APTA and NPTA.

Stacey Thompson PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant

Stacey was born and raised in Grand Island, Nebraska. She attended Clarkson College in Omaha, Nebraska, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with an Associate of Science degree in Physical ...Therapist Assistant, and a Minor in Health Care Business Management. Stacey has specialized training in Aquatic Physical Therapy, and is currently working towards certification. Stacey helped develop a non-profit organization, Bikes and Trykes of Central Nebraska, to help raise funds to provide adapted tricycles for children and adults who are unable to ride traditional bicycles. Stacey is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association.

Pam A.

Front Desk Representative

Pam Andresen was born and raised in Omaha, NE. She graduated from Universal College of Healing Arts in 2010 and is a board-certified, licensed massage therapist. She has more than ...20 years of office management experience.

Gregg Schlueter PT, DPT, ATC/L

Clinic Director

Gregg was born in Lincoln, and grew up in Hastings, Nebraska. He attended University of Nebraska Lincoln, and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Educational and Human Science. He then earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from UNMC. Gregg has been Clinic Director of the Makovicka/Sylliaasen Physical Therapy clinic in Waverly, Nebr from June 2016--June 2018. He is a Certified Athletic Trainer, and a member of the APTA, Orthopedic section.

Jeff Arnold PT, DPT, OCS

Director of Corporate Relations

Jeff was born and raised in David City, Nebraska. He moved to Lincoln, Nebraska to obtain his Bachelor’s degree at Nebraska Wesleyan University, where he was a member of the football team. He then moved to Omaha, Nebraska to attend the University of Nebraska Medical Center. There, he earned his Master and Doctorate degrees in Physical Therapy. Since then, Jeff has continued to refine his skills and has been board certified as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) and as an American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) . In addition, he is certified as a Sportsmetrics trainer, a program proven to reduce ACL injuries. Jeff is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, The Nebraska Physical Therapy Association, and The National Strength and Conditioning Association.

Julie Whalen PT

Physical Therapist

Julie was born and raised in Minneapolis, MN and received her degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She began her career in the Chicago area, and shortly after found her passion for helping patients suffering from dizziness, imbalance, and neurological deficits. Julie continued her career as Coordinator of the Balance and Dizziness program at a highly regarded rehabilitation hospital in suburban Chicago before moving to Philadelphia in 2010, where she worked in the University of Pennsylvania hospital system. After relocating to Omaha in 2014, she joined Makovicka Physical Therapy where she continues to specialize in treating patients with dizziness and balance disorders. She is certified in Vestibular Rehabilitation and a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and Nebraska Physical Therapy Association.

Brittni Klostermeyer PT, DPT

Physical Therapist, Orthopedic Resident

Brittni was born and raised in Lincoln. She attended Nebraska Wesleyan University (NWU) and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science. She then attended UNMC and received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy. Brittni graduated with high distinction from both NWU and UNMC! Brittni is married to Thomas, and she is a member of the APTA and NPTA.

Stacey Thompson PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant

Stacey was born and raised in Grand Island, Nebraska. She attended Clarkson College in Omaha, Nebraska, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with an Associate of Science degree in Physical Therapist Assistant, and a Minor in Health Care Business Management. Stacey has specialized training in Aquatic Physical Therapy, and is currently working towards certification. Stacey helped develop a non-profit organization, Bikes and Trykes of Central Nebraska, to help raise funds to provide adapted tricycles for children and adults who are unable to ride traditional bicycles. Stacey is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association.

The Makovicka Difference

We are leaders in our profession, locally owned and operated by physical therapists who forge relationships with patients, and advocate for their care. All of our clinics have board-certified specialists on staff, meaning you get the highest level of care to maximize your recovery, and get you back to your game. We will listen, evaluate your symptoms, and create a personalized physical therapy program to meet your needs and improve your function, strength, and mobility.

Get Back In The Game

When it comes to feeling better, there is no time like the present. Our expert therapists will help create a customized program of strengthening exercises and therapies to help you get you back in the game. Let us help you become one of the many Makovicka success stories.

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