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Complete Chiropractic & Sports Therapy (CCST)
NW Calgary, Alberta
Complete Chiropractic & Sports Therapy (CCST) is located in North West Calgary in the heart of West Hillhurst at the corner of Memorial Drive / Parkdale Boulevard and Kensington Road. The clinic is just across from the extensive Bow River Pathway and neighbouring the communities of Parkdale, St. Andrews Heights, Briar Hill, Hounsfield Heights, Kensington, Point McKay and Hillhurst.
We provide chiropractic, physiotherapy and massage therapy under one roof. Care at CCST is comprised of a unique multiple technique, evidence-informed approach where our healthcare practitioners will take the time to assess, treat and educate our patients in a manner that allows the most effective and a fast recovery that lasts.
Our goal is to fix you!
We treat many conditions including:
Low back pain
Rotator Cuff Pain
Strains and Sprains
Carpal Tunnel Pain
Our goal at CCST is to give our patients the best treatments and health management to achieve their health ambitions/recovery by providing the highest level of care possible.
The “Complete” style is an all encompassing one-on-one treatment, using multiple different techniques and approaches together which is delivered at the highest ethical and scientific standards in order to ensure true patient-centred care.
We are committed to a team-based healthcare approach, which ensures that the patient is provided the best chiropractic, physiotherapy and massage therapy possible.
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We do! That is why every patient is carefully assessed, diagnosed and treated with a treatment plan specifically tailored to them and their individual healthcare goals.
At CCST we believe in using a unique multi-treatment therapy as well as an integrated team approach to provide our patients with the most effective therapy to achieve their individual healthcare goals.
Professional & Outstanding therapy from our passionate team makes us unique in every sense, which gives our patients' the complete advantage!
Dr. Alim Kara
BSc, DC Chiropractor
Having already published two awarded research articles on inter-professional collaboration in healthcare as well as volunteering on the Canadian Chiropractic Examination Board (CCEB), Dr. Kara has a keen interest in evolving and contributing to the chiropractic profession at large. In his spare time, Dr. Kara enjoys hiking with his family and dog, playing flag football and outdoor soccer and spending time exploring Calgary’s amazing outdoors and restaurant scene.
Dr. Shereen Kangarloo
BSc, DC Chiropractor
Dr. Kangarloo is committed to optimizing function and performance through a combination of traditional chiropractic care, contemporary medical acupuncture, traditional acupuncture, full body Active Release Techniques, soft-tissue mobilization techniques with Graston, rehabilitation exercises, nutritional support, and functional taping techniques with Kinesio Tape. She believes in the team approach to health, empowering her patients to become active members of their recovery. Dr. Kangarloo strives to be the healthiest she can be and hopes to facilitate the transformation of her patients’ lives.
Dr. Kangarloo has been practicing in Calgary since 2012 and also currently works at the University of Calgary Wellness Centre. As a fellow outdoor enthusiast, you can find her cycling on the many city pathways, hiking or cross country skiing in the Rocky Mountains or enjoying some quiet time in the yoga studio.
Dr. Shaina Vetter
BKin, DC Chiropractor
Dr. Shaina Vetter was born and raised in Alberta and attended the University of Calgary where she received her Bachelor of Kinesiology degree. She later received her Masters of Science in Sports Medicine as well as her Doctorate of Chiropractic degree with summa cum laude honours from the University of Western States (UWS) in Portland, Oregon. Additionally, she received her Functional Integrated Acupuncture Certification from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto, Ontario.
Dr. Vetter is excited to join CCST and bring her extensive sport knowledge to the patients’ of CCST. Growing up, she was a competitive gymnast for 12-years and went on to coach the sport for another decade. Before attending school at UWS, she competed at three world cheerleading championships as well as two fitness competitions. These personal experiences have lead to her passion in Chiropractic with helping patients achieve their optimal movement and performance. Dr. Vetter utilizes manual adjusting, active release technique (ART), functional acupuncture, various addition soft-tissue therapy techniques as well as rehabilitation and strength exercises to give her patients the best possible care.
Dr. Vetter is always doing some sort of exercise, whether cycling in a spin studio, taking a local barre class or strength training in the gym. In her free time, Dr. Vetter enjoys outdoor adventures with her husband and bernese mountain dog (Teija) as well as reading a good book.
BSc, MPT, CAFCI
Geoff Gerber received his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and his Masters of Physiotherapy from the University of Saskatchewan. Geoff understands every patient is different and formulates a treatment plan for each individual’s needs, so he specializes his practice in manual therapy, functional movement restoration and sports rehabilitation. He has practiced intensively in the areas of musculoskeletal and motor vehicle accident injuries, providing treatment for children, professional athletes, and everyone in between.
With over 10-years of experience, passion about his career and keeping up with the latest and best research, you can count on his abilities to get you better. He has his Medical Acupuncture Certification (CAFCI) from the Canadian Acupuncture Foundation and received his 200-hour Yoga Teachers Training here in Calgary, which enhance his rehabilitative and home care approach to his patients. Appointments are one-on-one so he will be able to spend the time with you to treat the symptoms but also to find out the root of each problem; this is one unique advantage that most Physiotherapists do not offer as Geoff will be with you for the entirety of your treatment, unlike other clinics where your practitioner may bounce between patients.
Geoff has grown up with an active and healthy lifestyle in mind. Playing almost every sport growing up and continuing to stay active with the gym, yoga, hockey, golf and baseball. Book in now to get started on improving your health or recover from an injury.
Bridget Pyke completed a Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Health Physiology with Honours at the University of Calgary. She then went on to complete her Masters of Physical Therapy program at the University of Western Ontario. Bridget has diverse clinical experience and has practiced physiotherapy in pediatric settings, backstage at the Alberta Ballet, and at an outpatient clinic in Perth, Australia.
Bridget has completed courses in chronic pain, dance injury, manual therapy, biomedical dry needling and sport physiotherapy. Bridget has started working towards her diploma of Advanced Orthopaedic Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy. She also has a strong interest in running injury prevention, rehabilitation, and performance, which stems from her experience as a varsity cross-country and track and field athlete.
Bridget takes a one-on-one approach to patient care. She believes that spending time with patients is critical in order to make an accurate diagnosis and provides patients with an understanding of their condition. Bridget creates individualized treatment plans that are specific to each patient and his or her goals, at any stage of injury and physical function. This one-on-one approach is one unique advantage that most Physiotherapists do not offer as Bridget will be with you for the entirety of your treatment; unlike other clinics where your practitioner may bounce between patients.
Bridget is a strong believer that knowledge is power. Her educational articles have been published in magazines such as IMPACT and Canadian Running.
Born and raised in Airdrie Alberta, Brontë Rozak is a graduate from Mount Royal University in the 2200hr Diploma program. She provides a deep tissue and relaxation massages using various techniques and approaches, such as trigger point release, myofascial release and more.
Brontë’s goal is to help speed up the recovery from her patients’ injuries by providing the highest level of massage and therapeutic rehabilitation and lifestyle advice to suit her patients’ best! Also, she aims to improve the quality of life for her patients so they can live healthy and optimal lives without any pain or restrictions. Providing stretching and strengthening techniques to help achieve these goals is what helps Brontë provide her patients with the best care.
Brontë loves to stay active by spending time outdoors running, hiking and biking. She also enjoys participating in spin and pump classes.
RMT, CSMTA(SF), 2200hr
From a small town in Saskatchewan, Mavis Wahl-LeBlanc moved to Calgary to attend the University of Calgary (U of C) and received her degree in Biology and Sociology. Following her undergraduate degree, Mavis enrolled in Mount Royal University and graduated with honours in both the Massage Therapy and Athletic Therapy programs.
Mavis started working with junior hockey as a trainer, and expanded into working with high performance athletes over the years. She has worked with Canada’s National Team’s throughout her career which includes 4 Olympic Games, a Paralympics and multiple World Cups and Championships. The main sports she has worked with include the National Women’s Hockey team, Swim Canada, Para Nordic, Para Cycling, Luge Canada and former team Lead with the Canadian Pro Rodeo Sport Medicine Team.
Mavis is one of a few Canadian Sport Massage Therapist Sport Fellows in Canada, and is a full member in good standing and former Executive Committee member of the Massage Therapist Association of Alberta (MTAA).
In addition to working at CCST, Mavis continues to practice at the U of C Student Union Wellness Centre as the Lead RMT and the Canadian Sport Institute.
With extra skills including Cranio Sacral, Myofascial Release, Lymphatic Drainage and Russian Massage. Mavis takes the full body approach to caring and treating each patient.
Rihana Middleton is a born-and-raised Calgarian and a graduate of Mount Royal University’s 2200-hour Massage Therapy Diploma program. After a 10-year career in telecommunications, Rihana decided to make the switch to healthcare and found manual therapy to be a natural fit. Rihana is a ‘student for life’ in the healthcare industry and is focused on continually learning new techniques to reduce pain and increase range of motion. She has experience in working with motor vehicle accidents, sports injuries, and repetitive strains. Using a combination of general Swedish and deep tissue techniques, Rihana is always looking for fascial restrictions or trigger points to work on.
Rihana is certified in dynamic cupping and has taken additional courses to help relieve headaches and jaw pain associated with TMJD. Using analytical skills from her telecommunications background, Rihana performs thorough interviews and assessments with each client to understand their current concerns and goals for treatment. Whether you are looking for relaxation or therapeutic massage, Rihana is dedicated to working collaboratively to build tailored treatment and home-care plans that will help you achieve your goals.
Outside of work, Rihana likes to explore the city on foot or with her bike, usually stopping to eat at any opportunity she gets.
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Free parking, available in the lot just west of our front door. Lot is shared with Cascade Orthotics and Barre Belle. There is also free street parking around the plaza on 26th Street NW, 1st Ave NW and 25th Street NW.
We are located off of Memorial Drive West at the corner of Kensington Road and Parkdale Blvd.
Taking Calgary Transit: From Downtown Bus #305, or #1 getting off at the corner of Crowchild Trail and Kensington Road NW. From the university: Bus #20 South getting off at Parkdale Blvd and 27th Street NW.