Explore North Lincoln:
Michelle Spicka, D.P.T.
Husker Rehabilitation Physical Therapist
A native of Wahoo, Nebraska, Michelle attended UNL for undergraduate studies and then graduated from Creighton University with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy degree in 2001. Follow Michelle on Instagram.Read More +
- Undergraduate studies, University of Nebraska – Lincoln
- Doctorate degree in physical therapy, Creighton University
- Certification in Pelvic Physical Therapy click here
- Birth Healing Specialist
- Member, American Physical Therapy Association and the Nebraska Physical
- Therapy Association
- Clinic with a Heart, Physical Therapist volunteer
- Member, St. Joseph’s parish
Ben Petersen, D.P.T.
Husker Rehab Physical Therapist
A talented physical therapist who focuses on postural restoration and manual therapy for a variety of ages and conditions, Ben has nearly a decade of experience that began during college at Iowa State University.Read More +
When not working with Husker Rehab patients, Ben enjoys spending time with his wife, Amy and two boys. He also enjoys hiking, camping and playing softball. He’s a member of the Workforce Inc. team in Lincoln.
- Grew up in Council Bluffs, Iowa
- Undergraduate degree in Zoology/Genetics, Iowa State College
- Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree, University of Iowa
- Involved in Heartland Big Brothers Big Sister program
Tessa Dunse, P.T.A.
Physical Therapist Assistant
Tessa grew up outside of small town Malcolm, NE with her parents and three siblings. She participated in volleyball, basketball, and numerous fine arts activities at Malcolm High School and graduated in 2015.Read More +
She went on to continue her education at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where she received her Bachelor of Education and Human Sciences degree in Child, Youth, and Family Studies with a minor in Psychology in the spring of 2019.
Upon her graduation from UNL, Tessa attended Southeast Community College in Lincoln and graduated with her Associate of Applied Science degree in April of 2021 and became a licensed Physical Therapist Assistant. In her spare time, Tessa enjoys watching and attending sporting events, spending time with her family and friends, and taking her dog, Kyzer, for walks. She also enjoys spending time outdoors and does a lot of fishing during the summer with her boyfriend.
Husker Rehab Office Manager
One of the founding members of Husker Rehab, Patty has served the North Lincoln office since it first opened its doors in March of 1999. She graduated from high school in Lincoln and also attended college here.
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Keli St. Clair
Husker Rehab Physical Therapist
Keli St. Clair was born and raised in northwest Minnesota. She attended the University of North Dakota for both her undergraduate and graduate school degrees.Read More +
Throughout her career, Keli has prided herself on providing comprehensive evaluations and putting her patients concerns as a top priority. She believes a good evaluation, coupled with a customized treatment plan that includes hands-on care, is the key to a successful rehab program. Keli is certified in IASTM and dry needling. She lives in Lincoln with her husband Justin and their two children, Carter, and Eva.