6307 Center Street, Suite 105
Omaha, Nebraska 68106
South side of Center St. at 63rd in the Aksarben Place shopping center.
Aksarben clinic also houses Makovicka Physical Therapy’s Occupational Health Center, offering post-offer screening, work conditioning, injury care, and more.
Our Aksarben Team
PT, DPT, OCS, ATC/L
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 is a board-certified orthopedic clinical specialist (OCS). He has been Clinic Director of the Makovicka/Sylliaasen Physical Therapy clinic in Waverly, Nebr from June 2016--June 2018. Gregg is a Certified Athletic Trainer, and a member of the APTA, Orthopedic section.
PT, DPT, OCS
Director of Occupational Health
Chris was born and raised in Davenport, Iowa. He attended St. Ambrose University in Davenport where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology, graduating with honors. He then moved to Omaha, Nebraska to attend Creighton University where he graduated with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy. Chris is a board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS), and has extensive experience in treating foot and ankle injuries. He is leading Makovicka Physical Therapy’s recently expanded occupational health program in Lincoln, and is certified to perform FCE’s. He is a Level 2 Functional Dry Needling specialist. Chris is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association, and he recently accepted the invitation to serve on the Steering Committee for the Better Business Bureau Integrity Award Review Committee.
PT, DPT, OCS
Al was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska. After high school, Al went to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where he studied English while he played baseball. Al developed a passion for physical therapy over the course of recovering from 8 surgeries, the last of which, ended his baseball career. Al spent time after college working in research, then as a personal trainer before launching his physical therapy career at Creighton University. Al is a board-certified orthopedic clinical specialist (OCS). He has stayed involved with Westside High School the last 7 years organizing the strength and conditioning program for their baseball and girls basketball teams. When he's not hitting the gym as an educator or enthusiast he is pursuing his part time project as a real estate agent or traveling the world!
Physical Therapist Assistant
Abbey was born and raised in Ewing, Nebraska where she attended Ewing High School. After graduating high school, she went on and received her Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science with a minor in Health Science at the University of Nebraska-Kearney; she also was on the volleyball team during her time at UNK. She then moved to Omaha and attended Clarkson College where she earned her Associates Degree of Physical Therapist Assistant.
Physical Therapist Assistant
Erika was born and raised in Othello, Washington where she attended Othello High School and was part of the drill team. She attended Clarkson College in Omaha where she earned her Physical Therapy Assistant degree. Erika works with Makovicka Physical Therapy's Labor Force Ready Occupational Health program as a translator. Erika is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association. She has two children, Anthony and Nico.
Occupational Health Coordinator
Trey was born in Crete, Nebraska, and raised in Nebraska City. He attended Nebraska City Public High School where he played football, basketball and was a member of the track team. Trey attended the University of Nebraska at Omaha where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biomechanics. Trey came to Makovicka Physical Therapy and worked as a Tech. He worked closely with the Labor Force Ready Occupational Health Program and was recently promoted to Occupational Health Coordinator.
Front Desk Representative
Christina was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and raised in La Vista, Nebraska. She attended Bryan High School in Omaha and graduated from University of Nebraska-Omaha with a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science. Christina started with Makovicka Physical Therapy as an intern/physical therapy technician, and now works as a Front Desk Representative. During her free time, she likes to get together with friends and family.