Cornhusker Road and Guildford Street
Our Waverly Team
Kellen was born and raised in Brainard, Nebraska. After high school, he moved to Lincoln and attended Nebraska Wesleyan where he graduated with a Bachelors's degree in Biology. He then attended Creighton University in Omaha and earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. Kellen has advanced training in manual therapy and Postural Restoration Institute (PRI) techniques. He is Level 2 certified in Functional Dry Needling and is certified in Orthotics. Kellen is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). and is an APTA credentialed Clinical Instructor.
Angie started with Makovicka Sylliaasen Physical Therapy in November of 2006. She grew up in Stromsburg, Nebraska and attended Stromsburg High School. She obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree from Nebraska Wesleyan University where she played collegiate basketball. Angie continued her education at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and earned her Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. She has a strong interest in orthopedics and sports medicine as well as geriatrics. Angie has advanced training in manual therapy, PRI techniques and Functional Dry Needling. She enjoys spending time with family, especially her grandaughter!
PT, DPT, CMPT
Tatem is from West Point Nebraska where she attended West Point Central Catholic High School. She played volleyball, basketball and ran track during her high school years. Tatem attended Nebraskan Wesleyan University in Lincoln where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science. She then attended Des Moines University in Des Moines, Iowa, and earned a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. She has a certification in Manual Therapy Physical Therapy (CMPT).
Physical Therapist Assistant
Jennifer was born and raised in Syracuse, Nebraska. After graduating from high school, she attended Briar Cliff University, in Sioux City, Iowa, where she was a member of the softball team. She earned her Bachelor’s of Arts in Health, Physical Education and Recreation and minor in Human Resource Management. Jennifer then moved to Omaha, Nebraska where she attended Methodist College and obtained her Associate of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant degree. Jen is a member of both the APTA and the NPTA.
Physical Therapist Assistant
Bernie was born in North Platte, Nebraska, and raised in Lincoln where he attended Lincoln Pius X High School. He played football, basketball, and baseball during his high school years. Bernie earned his Associate of Applied Science Physical Therapy Assistant degree while attending Concorde Career College in Dallas Texas. He is a member of both the American Physical Therapy Association and the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association.
Front Desk Representative
Dorie was born in Lincoln and attended Lincoln Christian High School; she now resides in Waverly, Nebraska. Dorie attended Southeast Community College where she earned a Business Degree. She started with Makovicka Sylliaasen Physical Therapy in January of 2007. Dorie has more than 20 years of office management experience and great customer service skills. Living in Waverly, she feels she has a connection in the community. Patients appreciate when they come into the clinic and see a familiar and friendly face, and trust they are in good hands. Dorie is married to Todd, and has 2 boys. She enjoys spending time with her family and enjoys the outdoors.