Pain Symposium has been retired

After 10 years of providing continuing education, the Pain Symposium has been retired and will no longer be offered.…

Medicare Cap has been Repealed!!


Two decades of advocacy come to successful fruition, as a 2-year funding deal recently signed into law includes a full repeal of the cap on Medicare outpatient occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech-language pathology services. …

Medicare Cap in place for 2018…take action!

Because of inaction by Congress, the hard cap on outpatient therapy services under Medicare has been implemented. The cap, which began on January 1, 2018, includes no KX modifier exceptions and has created uncertainty for providers, patients, and their families.

Click HERE to take ACTION as a patient!

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Speedway Clinic Open House

Speedway Clinic Open House

Join us on Thursday, October 12, 2017 for an open house at our newest Lincoln location at 45 Speedway Circle Suite #3!…

10th Annual Multidisciplinary Pain Symposium

Registration is now open for the 10th Annual Multidisciplinary Pain Symposium which will be held on Tuesday, August 29th, 2017.

Click HERE to register!

Speakers this year include:


Adam Gentzler, DC, BS, ART, FDM

Kelly Zach, MD

Callie Engler, DPT

Ben Petersen, DPT

Pat Brinkman-Falter, BSDH, MS, PHRDH, COM

Lyndell White, PharmD, RP …

Understanding Pain

Pain is a very complex thing to understand. There are different types of pain and each type has unique properties with pain affecting each person differently.

Recently, a group from Australia produced this video which does an amazing job at simplifying such a complex topic to understand:

Pain Symposium 2015

Pain Symposium 2015


Thanks to everyone who attended our Multidisciplinary Pain Symposium in August!  Look for information starting in May 2016 for next year’s event! …

8th Annual Multidisciplinary Pain Symposium

Husker Rehabilitation and Wellness is excited to announce registration is now open for the 8th Annual Multidisciplinary Pain Symposium!

Date: Tuesday, August 25, 2015


Location: Concordia University

Lincoln Campus

570 Fallbrook Blvd.

Lincoln, NE


Speakers this year include:

Gena Foster, APRN

David Diamant, MD

Ruth VanGerpen, MS, RN-BC, APRN-CNS, AOCNS

Michelle Spicka, DPT

Leon Hansmeier, DC

Ryan Wade, PT

Register today by clicking HERE!

(Make sure you scroll down to the bottom of the sign up page and click the box titled “sign up” then click “submit and sign up”)


Contact Patty or Michelle at 402-477-3110 with …

Can just learning more improve your symptoms?

Can just learning more improve your symptoms?


A recent study published in the Journal of Urology (Urology 84:321-326, 2014) found that patients with moderate to severe interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome (IC/BPS) had significant improvement after receiving only advice and support.

This study was actually first initiated to examine the effect of a certain medication on interstitial cystitis but found that 50% of the placebo patients had over 50% improvement.  The “placebo effect” was attributed to the education and support patients received regarding their diagnosis.  So, in other words, just by finding out accurate information about their disease process (and making some simple lifestyle changes), patients improved over …

Pelvic Physical Therapy

This is a wonderful blog post about what Pelvic Physical Therapy is and who might benefit from this specialized treatment (written by Tracy Sher who is a Pelvic Physical Therapist in Florida)!

What Is Pelvic Physical Therapy

These services are offered at Husker Rehabilitation in our North Lincoln office.…