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Introducing Dr. Amanda Knapp!

Dr. Amanda Knapp can’t wait to join Lincoln Pediatric group in January 2018.  She is originally from McCook, NE and is ready to return to the good life.  Dr. Knapp received her undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln and graduated from the Honors Program.  She went on to receive her Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2010 and completed pediatric residency at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, MO in 2013.  She is board certified by the American Academy of Pediatrics.  Dr. Knapp has spent her time since residency working in the Emergency Department for Children’s Mercy in Overland Park, KS and was an active member on the Quality Improvement committee.  She is married to Ryan and has one young daughter, Lydia, who continues to make her a better pediatrician.  She enjoys spending time with her family, travelling, crafting, and KC BBQ.  Dr. Knapp loves watching children grow and is excited to build a practice in Lincoln where she can help parents care for their kids from birth to young adulthood.

If you are expecting a child in January 2018 or after, call our office anytime to get signed up with Dr. Knapp! If you already have children and are interested in having Dr. Knapp as their primary care physician, please check back in January to sign up with her.



Flu Shot Clinics Available!

Flu shot clinics are now open for scheduling! Call our office today to schedule an appointment!

Closed For Holiday

We will be closed on Monday, September 4th for Labor Day! Our staff will be able to assist you on Tuesday, September 5th during regular business hours.

Have a great holiday weekend!

Flu Vaccine Update

We have received one small shipment of flu vaccine for patients 3 and older carrying private insurance. At this time, we are not scheduling flu clinics due to the small number of doses we have received. If your child is already coming in for an appointment and meets the criteria above, we will be happy to offer you the vaccine!

Please keep checking the website for updates. We hope to start our flu clinics in mid September!

Phone Issues for Sprint Users

We are currently unable to reach any patients that have Sprint for their phone carrier. If you are expecting a call from our office and you have Sprint, please call into our office and let our receptionists know. They will be happy to transfer you to someone that can help you.

Thank you for your patience.

Closing early Saturday June 10th

We will be closing early at 11:00 am on Saturday, June 10th for computer upgrades. We will resume normal hours on Sunday, June 11th. Thank you!

May 29th-Holiday

Lincoln Pediatric Group will be closed Monday, May 29th in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday.  We will be open Tuesday, May 30th at 8:00 a.m.

Now Hiring CMA or LPN!


Now hiring a full-time Certified Medical Assistant or LPN! You can find an application under “Forms and Policies”. Call our office at 402-489-3834 for more information!

Phone Issues

We are currently experiencing issues with our phone system. If you call in and our phone system drops your call, please try back again. We have contacted our phone company and they are working to fix the problem. We apologize for any inconvenience and will update our page when the problem is resolved. Thank you!

Introducing Dr. Kate Gogela

Kate Gogela (002)Dr. Kate Gogela is excited to be the next pediatrician joining the Lincoln Pediatric Group, starting July, 2017. She worked at LPG during her summers off from high school and college, and can’t wait to return to LPG to fulfill her dream of working side-by-side with her father, Dr. Germer! She attended Creighton University, where she received her Bachelors of Science in Chemistry. She then received her Doctorate of Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She completed her Pediatric training at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and Medical Center, and is board certified by the American Academy of Pediatrics. 

Since graduating residency, she has spent time working in the Emergency Department, Urgent Care, and Outpatient Clinics for Cincinnati Children’s. She and her husband, Steve, are excited to return home to Lincoln with their son, Henry, and baby boy #2 coming this April. In her free time, Kate enjoys running, biking, being outside, baking and spending time with family and friends.

If you are expecting a child in July or after, call our office anytime to get signed up with Dr. Gogela! If you already have children and are interested in having Dr. Gogela as their primary care physician, please check back in July to sign up with her.