Jacob Keough, CO
Jacob Keough has been working in the O&P field for over 17 years and is an ABC certified orthotist. He founded Orthomedics Omaha in 2008, making his vision of providing advanced patient care a reality. Whether a patient comes to us with an acute injury or lifelong needs, Jacob goes the extra mile to earn their trust and maintain that trust throughout the rehabilitation process. He is an advocate who provides accessible care and advanced technologies, so that our patients have the best opportunity to reach their full functional potential.
Director of Operations
Kassie Harnden has over 6 years working in the healthcare field. With her strong administrative professional skills in Budgeting, Health Insurance, Customer Service, Office Administration, and Strategic Planning, OrthoMedics is thrilled to have her as part of our team. Over the years Kassie has worked to create and improve existing standards to optimize performance. Her responsibilities encompass many aspects of our business, including AP/AR, billing, marketing and customer service. Her incredible organization skills keeps our team running smoothly.
Mark Bliefernich, CPO
Mark Bliefernich is a Certified Prosthetist/Orthotist with over 7 years of experience in the field as a Practitioner and Technician. In 2010 he completed his O&P schooling at Century College in White Bear Lake, MN. After his residency in Grand Island, NE he moved to Phoenix, AZ where he lived for three years. Mark is now back in his home state and is a valuable addition to our team in Omaha, NE. He enjoys building relationships with his patients by listening to their individual needs and providing them with the proper education. His goal is to work with each patient until they have the most functional outcome possible.
- Orthotic & Prosthetic Diploma from Century College in White Bear Lake, MN June 2010
George Gerrard, BOCO, CPed
George is a BOC certified Orthotist & an ABC certified Pedorthist with over 9 years in the O&P Field. He graduated in 2008 with a specialty in Orthotics from Century College in White Bear Lake, MN. George then received his Pedorthtic Certification in 2009. After his orthotic residency & certification in 2009 he moved to Johnston, Iowa where he worked in pediatrics with a specialty in cranial remolding helmets.
Front Office Representative
Alix is a native from Colorado and has been in the medical field for the last ten years. Alix is currently working towards her Associate Degree in Applied Science for Medical Billing & Coding. Her outgoing personality and great customer services skills make her a wonderful addition to our front office. Alix is excited to be a part of the OrthoMedic's team and enjoys seeing patients get their needs meet. In her spare time Alix likes to cook, travel, experience new adventures and spending time with her family in Colorado.