In the Training Room with Joel Makovicka PT, DPT


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.

Makovicka Physical Therapy president, Joel Makovicka, PT, DPT was invited to write a column for the new premier online site: HuskerExtra. This is a collaborative effort between the Omaha World-Herald and Lincoln Journal Star that started in the fall of 2021.

Each week during football season, Makovicka will write an article from the perspective of a former Husker and NFL player, along with information about injuries and rehabilitation. Makovicka has a clinical doctorate in physical therapy from Creighton University.

Topics include Summer Conditioning to Fall Camp; Hydration, Nutrition–Prepping for the beginning of the Season; Turf Toe; Ankle Sprains, AC Joint Injury, Meniscus Repair, Spondylolysis, and Hamstring Injuries. There are many more topics to follow.

To find the columns, go to huskerextra.com, and click on Commentary; Makovicka, or click here: