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Makovicka Physical Therapy employs the largest number of board-certified orthopaedic specialists of any local physical therapy company in Nebraska. Every interaction is focused on excellence so every patient receives the highest level of care to maximize recovery. 

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What To Expect On Your First Day of Physical Therapy

  • Plan to arrive 15 minutes early to fill out the necessary paperwork.
  • Prepare to spend at least an hour with your physical therapist so they can properly assess your condition and create the appropriate treatment program for you.
  • Wear comfortable clothing that allows easy access to your area of treatment.
Registration Paperwork will be provided when you arrive. If you want to prepare in advance, click the link below for the forms.

Physical Therapy & Wellness

T.C.’s Story

I suffered a serious back injury with associated nerve damage that put my career and an active lifestyle in jeopardy. After two weeks in the hospital and two surgeries, I stumbled into Makovicka Physical Therapy assisted by my wife and using a walker, wondering if I would ever walk normally again. My friends at Makovicka worked. . .

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Cindy’s Story

I just wanted to let you know how much I have appreciated all of the services Makovicka has given to me. I started with you after my physician suggested Makovicka. Your 90th street office is close to my work. At that time, I had bilateral leg pain/knee pain and could barely walk. The thought was. . .

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Eisele Family Story

One of the greatest parts of working in the physical therapy world is that we get to see our patients through all stages of treatment. We play a hands-on role in the rehabilitation process, watching our clients regain mobility and quality of life. It’s easy for us to see our patients as whole people because. . .

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Georgene’s Story

When I decided to replace my knee little did I know it would be one of the hardest things I’ve ever done. Thank God I chose Makovicka Physical Therapy on the recommendation of two friends. My friends told me Makovicka was the best. They both were treated with respect. And guess what–they were right. I’m. . .

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Sheryn’s Story

I would like to thank everyone at Makovicka Therapy on West Maple for the exceptional care I received for physical therapy following torn labrum surgery. My physical therapist Michael was knowledgeable, professional, and caring throughout my treatment. His plan of care included exercises that resulted in increased range of motion and strength of my affected. . .

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Lauren’s Story

Letter from a patient: Well, can you believe it?  Do you all miss me?   Almost a week later and I’m still feeling great!!!!   I want to thank you and your team (Dan, Erin, Sheena, Chris, Cassie, Tim and anyone else I may have missed and sorry for any misspellings) for being so awesome and. . .

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Jeanne’s Story

Before Jeanne came to Makovicka Physical Therapy, she was discouraged by the idea that shoulder replacement surgery was her only means of regaining mobility and maintaining her lifestyle. Her physician recommended Makovicka Physical Therapy. Through Josh she discovered an option besides surgery, and an environment that allowed her to feel comfortable during the healing process.. . .

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Ron’s Story

A stiff left knee was holding back Ron’s softball game. He came to Makovicka Physical Therapy hoping to regain the full range of motion and knock it out of the park in senior soft ball. After just a few visits with Dan and Jeff at Makovicka Physical Therapy, Ron’s range of movement improved to 100%.. . .

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Achilles Tendinitis

Achilles tendinitis is an overuse injury of the Achilles tendon, the band of tissue that connects calf muscles at the back of the lower leg to your heel bone. The structure of the Achilles tendon weakens with age, which can make it more susceptible to injury. The condition occurs most commonly in runners who increase. . .

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Joel Makovicka Named to Omaha Chamber Board of Directors

On October 18th, the Greater Omaha Chamber announced the slate of new board members for 2020 which included Makovicka Physical Therapy president Joel Makovicka PT, DPT. Board members, who are nominated to serve, invest their time and expertise to support the Chamber, its members, and its mission: to champion a thriving business community and a. . .

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Motor Vehicle Accidents

Motor vehicle accidents (MVA) are an unfortunate event that can have detrimental effects on one’s body. While a variety of injuries can occur as a result of an MVA, neck and back injuries are most common. Neck injuries can be a result of whiplash and can be associated with soft tissue tightness (spasms), dizziness, vision issues,. . .

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