Papillion
Everyday is Game Day.

8419 S. 73rd Plaza, Suite 104
Papillion, NE 68046

Southwest corner of 72nd and Giles

  402-991-2745

  402-991-2748

Closed Today:

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

Kelsey Swan PT, DPT, OCS

Clinic Director

Kelsey grew up in Ralston, Nebraska. She moved to Hastings, Nebraska, where she played volleyball for four years, and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Hastings College. Kelsey ...came back home to Omaha, Nebraska where she continued her education at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy.. Kelsey is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association.

Michael Donnelly PT, DPT, OCS

Lead Physical Therapist

Michael was born and raised in Hampton, Iowa. He moved to Iowa City and obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Health Science from the University of Iowa. He moved to Omaha, ...Nebraska to attend Creighton University where he earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy. He is currently participating in an orthopedic residency program through Creighton University and Makovicka Physical Therapy. Michael is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association.

Jeff Arnold PT, DPT, OCS

Director of Corporate Development, Physical Therapist

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.

Jessica Klym PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Jessica was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska. After graduating from Millard West High School, she moved to Kansas City, Missouri to attend Rockhurst University. She returned to Omaha for ...graduate school at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, where she earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy. In her free time, she enjoys baking, running, and spending time with family. Jessica is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association.

Matt Franco PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Matt grew up in Omaha, Nebraska. He earned his Bachelor's and Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Creighton University. He is currently participating in an Orthopedic Residency at Creighton ...University. When Matt is not in the clinic, he enjoys hiking, camping, fishing, triathlons, skiing and coaching high school swimming. Matt is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association and the National Strength and Conditioning Association.

Brian Kuhr PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant

Brian grew up in Mead, Nebraska. He attended Des Moines Area Community College where he was a pitcher on the baseball team. Brian then continued his education at Bellevue University ...where he received his Bachelor’s degree in Sports Management. Brian went on to Hawkeye Community College in Northeast Iowa where he obtained his Associate of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant degree and later moved to Omaha, Nebraska.

Katherine Lulow

Front Desk Representative

Katherine was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska where she graduated from Archbishop Ryan High School. She attended the University of Nebraska-Omaha where she majored in Education and Psychology. She ...came to Makovicka Physical Therapy in October 2011 and works as a front desk representative. She is retired from the Omaha Police Department after thirty-three years of service with the City of Omaha where she gained continued knowledge and experience in administrative services. Katherine enjoys spending time with her family, hiking and biking in Colorado.

Kelsey Swan PT, DPT, OCS

Clinic Director

Kelsey grew up in Ralston, Nebraska. She moved to Hastings, Nebraska, where she played volleyball for four years, and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Hastings College. Kelsey came back home to Omaha, Nebraska where she continued her education at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy.. Kelsey is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association.

Michael Donnelly PT, DPT, OCS

Lead Physical Therapist

Michael was born and raised in Hampton, Iowa. He moved to Iowa City and obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Health Science from the University of Iowa. He moved to Omaha, Nebraska to attend Creighton University where he earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy. He is currently participating in an orthopedic residency program through Creighton University and Makovicka Physical Therapy. Michael is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association.

Jeff Arnold PT, DPT, OCS

Director of Corporate Development, Physical Therapist

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.

Jessica Klym PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Jessica was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska. After graduating from Millard West High School, she moved to Kansas City, Missouri to attend Rockhurst University. She returned to Omaha for graduate school at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, where she earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy. In her free time, she enjoys baking, running, and spending time with family. Jessica is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association.

Matt Franco PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Matt grew up in Omaha, Nebraska. He earned his Bachelor's and Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Creighton University. He is currently participating in an Orthopedic Residency at Creighton University. When Matt is not in the clinic, he enjoys hiking, camping, fishing, triathlons, skiing and coaching high school swimming. Matt is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association and the National Strength and Conditioning 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.

Get Back In Game

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