Linda Jeffery, manager, Bryan West Campus outpatient rehabilitation and pediatric rehabilitation
Areas of Expertise: Linda Jeffery, MAA, OTR/L, outpatient expertise include treating neurologic and orthopedic diagnoses, hand therapy including post-operative rehab, and fabrication of custom hand splints.
Education and Experience: Linda received her bachelor's degree in occupational therapy from Creighton University and her master's degree in administration from Doane College. She began working in the Lincoln area in 1992 and joined Bryan Health in 1998. She is the manager for outpatient rehabilitation services on Bryan West Campus and inpatient and outpatient pediatric rehabilitation services on Bryan East campus.
Cathryn Breutzmann, occupational therapist
Areas of Expertise: Cathryn Breutzmann, OTD, OTR/L has experience working with a wide variety of diagnoses including neurological, orthopedic, trauma, mental health and general medical conditions. She is an ergonomic specialist, licensed in physical agent modality use and a member of the American Occupational Therapy Association. Cathryn is certified in LSVT BIG for those with Parkinson's disease.
Education & Experience: Cathryn earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology with a neuroscience minor from Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN. She earned a doctorate in Occupational Therapy from Creighton University in Omaha, NE.
Traci Carey, physical therapist
Areas of Expertise: Traci Carey PT, DPT, outpatient expertise include treating spine and orthopedic diagnoses and amputees, manual therapy and Graston Technique trained, shoulder rehabilitation and gait/running analysis.
Education & Experience: Traci earned a bachelor’s degree in exercise science at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a doctorate in physical therapy at University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2004. She has worked in outpatient orthopedics and sports medicine, inpatient acute, skilled nursing, rehabilitation and home health settings.
Laura Corbridge, physical therapist
Areas of Expertise: Laura Corbridge provides comprehensive vestibular balance testing services and pulmonary therapy. She specializes in treating those with neurological disorders including traumatic brain injury, stroke and other progressive neurological disorders. She also treats patients with chronic lung conditions.
Education and Experience: Laura earned her masters degree in physical therapy from the University of Iowa in 1999. Laura has had advanced training in balance and vestibular rehabilitation including Neurocom Balance master integration training and Emory University's certification of vestibular competency.
Heather Kalkwarf, physical therapist
Areas of Expertise: Heather Kalkwarf, PT, DPT, is certified in level one functional dry needling.
Education and Experience: Heather earned her bachelor's degree from Nebraska Wesleyan University in exercise science and her doctorate in physical therapy from the University of Nebraska Medial Center.
Daniel Kasparek, speech language pathologist
Area of Expertise: Daniel Kasparek, MA, CCC-SLP is certified in Vital Stimulation for swallow recovery and LSVT LOUD for those with Parkinson's disease.
Education and Experience: Daniel earned his bachelor's degree at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and master's degrees in both linguistics and speech-language pathology at the University of Kansas. He has worked in both inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation settings gaining experience in swallowing disorders, voice disorders, stroke recovery, cognitive-communication disorders and degenerative diseases.
Polly Kubik, physical therapist, vestibular therapist
Area of Expertise: Polly Kubic, PT, works with neuro-rehabilitation patients. She provides comprehensive vestibular and balance testing services as well as prosthetic training for amputees.
Education and Experience: Polly is a 1995 graduate of the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She has done post-graduate studies in balance and vestibular rehabilitation including vestibular certification through Emory University; Neurocom Balance master integration training' and community based fall prevention work.
Terry Maly, physical therapist
Area of Expertise: Terry Maly, MA, PT, ATC, is focused on rehabilitation of orthopedic and sports-related injuries, as well as post-operative rehabilitation of extremities.
Education and Experience: Terry graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a bachelor's degree in education; he then went on to receive a master's degree in health and recreation and athletic training from the University of Nebraska-Omaha. He received his degree in physical therapy from the University of Nebraska.
Julia Reed, physical therapist, certified lymphedema therapist
Area of Expertise: Julia Reed, MS, DPT, CLT, is a licensed physical therapist as well as a certified athletic trainer. She also is certified through the Academy of Lymphatic Studies as a lymphedema therapist.
Education and Experience: Julia completed a bachelor's degree in exercise science at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, a master's degree in athletic training at the University of Nebraska-Omaha, and a doctorate in physical therapy from the University of Kansas Medical Center. She has worked in both outpatient orthopedic and acute care settings.