Papillion

Papillion

8419 South 73rd Plaza, Suite 104
Papillion, Nebraska  68046

402-991-2745

402-991-2748

Southwest corner of 72nd and Giles

Our Papillion Team

Kelsey Swan

PT, DPT, OCS

Clinic Director
Physical Therapist

Kelsey Swan


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.

Christopher Stull

PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Christopher Stull


Christopher was born in Kansas City, Kansas and raised in McCook, Nebraska. He attended University of Nebraska in Lincoln and received a bachelors degree in Education and Human Sciences. He then moved to Des Moines, Iowa and attended Des Moines University where he earned his doctorate of physical therapy. Christoper is a member of both the APTA and the NPTA.

Ryan Thayer

PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Ryan Thayer


Ryan was born in Omaha, and grew up in Fremont. He attended Fremont High School where he played football, ran track and wrestled. Ryan attended the University of Nebraska at Lincoln where he earned a bachelors degree in Biology. He then attended Briar Cliff University where he earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy and served as the Outreach Coordinator for the pro bono clinic. Ryan is certified in dry needing and SASTM. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association.

Emily Howser

PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant

Emily Howser


Emily was born and raised in West Point, NE and graduated from West Point Central Catholic High School. She attended Nebraska Methodist College in Omaha, NE and graduated in May of 2015 where she received her Associate's Degree in Physical Therapist Assisting. Emily is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association.

Katherine L.

Front Desk Representative

Katherine L.


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.