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Katie Schlieker, PT, DPT

Katie Schlieker, PT, DPT


​Katie Schlieker, PT, DPT, is a physical therapist at the Center for Human Performance Optimization, in partnership with Boys Town's Institute for Human Neuroscience. She has years of experience working with individuals who have neurological injuries and mobility impairments. She combines her clinical care expertise with a passion for collaboration in research that is meaningful to therapists, children and families.

She enjoys problem solving, creating individualized treatments to meet the evolving needs of her patients, and creatively utilizing state-of-the-art technology to challenge mobility and help individuals reach their potential.


  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 2014
  • Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science, Rockhurst University, Kansas City, MO, 2012