Dr. Wesley L. Smeal specializes in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with an emphasis on spine and
sports medicine. He received his medical degree from the University of Nebraska College of
Medicine. He completed his residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Northwestern University
McGaw Center for Graduate Medical
Education, where he was recognized with several awards and served as chief resident. He also
completed a fellowship in spine and sports medicine, where he has extensive training in
interventional spine procedures for the management of various conditions. Dr. Smeal continued on
at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago/Northwestern University as a faculty physician in the Spine
and Sports Division for two years before moving back to Nebraska.
Dr. Smeal provides a non-operative approach to the treatment of spinal conditions, including
fluoroscopically-guided injections of the cervical and lumbar spine. He also diagnoses and treats a
wide range of sports medicine and musculoskeletal conditions, including arthritis.
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Information
At CHI Health Alegent Creighton Clinic, our team of board-certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation specialists are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal (muscles and bones), neuromusculoskeletal conditions, and neurological (nervous system) disorders, including conditions such as arthritis, stroke, deconditioning, post-surgical care, back, neck, hip and knee pain, work- and sports-related injuries, and brain or spinal cord injuries. Our team works closely with physical therapists, occupational therapists and other rehabilitation professionals to develop a treatment plan tailored to your or your loved one’s unique needs, abilities and objectives.