Lorrie Maffey Musculoskeletal Clinical Specialist, BMRPT, MPhty, FCAMPT, CGIMS, Medical Acupuncture. Lorrie is a clinical orthopaedic and sport physiotherapist who enjoys assisting people to reach their maximal physical potential, be that recovery from injury or optimizing athletic performance. Lorrie sees clients in the private community and also consults for the Canadian Sport Center Calgary, seeing our wonderful Canadian athletes. She utilizes manual therapy including manipulation, GunnIMS, real time ultrasound muscle re-education, yoga and exercises to assist her clients. Lorrie believes strongly in the role of education for herself, clients and post graduate education for physiotherapists and medical physicians. Lorrie completed Clinical Masters from the University of Queensland in Australia after she graduated from physiotherapy the University of Manitoba. She has been an FCAMPT since 1996 which was followed by her taking on the roles of mentoring, teaching, examination and then Chief Examiner with the National Orthopaedic Division (NOD). Lorrie has been involved with teaching and policy making for Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (CGIMS) since 2000. She has taken numerous post-graduate courses at the University of Calgary. She has published in peer reviewed journals and in a regular reviewer for CJSM. She has been Vice and President of CAMPT and was a Syllabus Chair for NOD taking on the projects of developing the Orthopaedic Division internet site as well as the initial major revisions to the Orthopaedic Division Syllabus, development of the initial NOD course manuals and the supporting Policy and Procedures manual. She has been a longstanding member of the Manual Therapy Steering Committee (MTSC). Since 2002, she is involved in international standards of education for physiotherapists by being part of the Standards Committee of the International Federation of Orthopaedic Physiotherapists (IFOMPT) which is a subdivision of the World Congress of Physiotherapy (WCPT ) and therefore The World Health Organization (WHO). Outside of physiotherapy Lorrie loves spending time outdoors with her daughter and partner hiking, biking, canoeing, gardening or spending time in with their over 60,000 bees!
Jared graduated from the University of the Calgary with a Bachelor of Kinesiology and Certificate in Athletic Therapy in 2003 and received his Master of Science in Physiotherapy from the University of Alberta in 2006. In 2011, he received his FCAMPT designation. In addition, Jared has also received his certification in intramuscular stimulation (GunnIMS) and certification in Acupuncture from the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute. Jared works for Panther Sports Medicine at the South Fish Creek location and sees a combination of sports-related and spinal injuries.
Jenna graduated with a Masters of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Alberta in 2012 as well as a Bachelor of Kinesiology from the University of Calgary in 2010. She received her Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy from the Orthopaedic Division in 2018. Jenna also received her Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) through the university of British Columbia in 2018. Jenna has been contracting work to Panther Sports Medicine in Calgary, AB since 2012 and has also worked in downtown Calgary.
Darcy graduated from the University of the Fraser Valley with a Bachelor of Kinesiology in 2002 and received his Master of Science in Physiotherapy from the University of Alberta in 2006. In 2009, he received his FCAMPT designation. Darcy has also earned his certification in Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) through the Institute for the Study and Treatment of Pain (iStop) and his acupuncture certification through the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute. His advanced training allows him to treat a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions, although he has a special interest in spinal related injuries. In clinical practice, his treatment philosophy includes using a combination of manual therapy and needling to restore joint mechanics, followed by muscle retraining and motor control strategies to correct movement dysfunctions. Darcy is actively involved in mentoring students who are completing extensive post graduate education in the area of orthopaedic manaul therapy and he has held the position of Vice President, President and Past President of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (CAMPT).
Travis graduated with a Masters of Physiotherapy from Dalhousie University in Halifax, N.S. in 2013 as well as a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, NB in 2011.
He received his Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy from the Orthopaedic Division in 2018. He is a Fellow with the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapists (FCAMPT) and a mentor with the Orthopedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. Travis also received his Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) through the University of British Columbia, Acupuncture Certification through the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada, and Diagnostic Imaging Certification through University of Alberta which allows him to order Xrays, MSK Ultrasounds and MRI’s when appropriate.
Originally from Charlottetown, PEI, he is on Physiotherapy Alberta’s restricted activity roster for both spinal manipulation and dry needing. He holds secondary certifications in Stretch to Win – Fascial Stretch Therapy®, Mobilisation of the Myofascial System (MMS) / Structural Myofascial Therapy (SFMT®), Mulligan Concepts, Neurological Proprioceptive Kinesio-Taping, and Custom Knee Bracing.
His clinical philosophy is not only rooted in rehabilitation, but also in future injury prevention, by combining manual therapy, needling techniques, myofascial mobilisations, neural container mobility, and motor control; correlating it with analysis of obtained objective data, all with the ultimate goal of empowering the patient with knowledge to continue to assist them on a road to functional and pain-free lifestyle
Linda is originally from Montreal, where she graduated from Physiotherapy at McGill University in 2004. She was first exposed to this profession as a competitive gymnast. Her love for sports and helping others is what inspired her to become a physiotherapist. Since 2004, she has worked both in public and private practice, in Quebec as well as in the Canadian Arctic, BC and now Alberta.
Linda is always looking for new challenges and continually takes different training opportunities in order to improve her skills and deliver a better level of care to her patients. In recent years, she completed a fellowship in manual therapy (FCAMPT) and did her Gunn IMS certification, as well as a kinesiotaping course. She has also attended diverse specialty trainings, such as one on the shoulder, the cervical spine and on the prevention of running injuries.Most recently, she completed the International Olympic Committee Sport Physiotherapy Diploma as well as the Western Ontario MClSc program.
She enjoys working with all kinds of conditions, from acute to chronic, and has a special interest for shoulder, low back and pelvis problems, as well as sport related issues. When she is not working, she loves the outdoors and can be found in the mountains, biking, skiing, scrambling and running around!
Sarah graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Master of Physical Therapy in 2004. Prior to this Sarah received a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Victoria in 2001. Sarah has worked in private practice for 16 years treating a variety of orthopaedic conditions. In this time she took many manual therapy courses and then completed a Master of Clinical Science in Manipulative Therapy through the University of Western Ontario in 2014. Additionally Sarah was certified in Acupuncture through the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute in 2007 and Gunn IntraMuscular Stimulation in 2013.
Haley graduated from the University of Calgary with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and then went on to graduate from the University of Alberta with a Master’s of Science in Physical Therapy. She became a fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy in 2015. Haley is also certified in Acupuncture through the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute. Haley treats a wide variety of orthopaedic conditions including sport injuries, peripheral joint and spinal injuries and conditions. Haley provides individualized treatments to help her clients achieve their unique rehabilitation goals. EMAIL: [email protected]
Certified IMS practitioner since 2006. Orthopaedic division instructor and examiner. Extensive knowledge regarding competitive horse-back riding and strong interest in evaluating and assisting riders with improving their performance. Certified Hanna Somatics coach and blends the Somatics movements into exercise programs. Uses real-time ultrasound machine for investigating deep muscle activation patterns. Also see http://www.esportphysio.ca