pt Health Prompt Physiotherapy Clinic
212-1610 37 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta T3C 3P1
CA (403) 910-7919
- General Parking
- Hours of Operation
- Monday : 8:00AM-8:00PM
- Tuesday : 8:00AM-8:00PM
- Wednesday : 8:00AM-8:00PM
- Thursday : 8:00AM-8:00PM
- Friday : 8:00AM-8:00PM
- Saturday : 9:00AM-3:00PM
- Sunday : 10:00AM-3:00PM
- Languages Spoken
- English, Chinese, Hindi, Gujarati, Spanish, Portuguese
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Welcome to pt Health Prompt Physiotherapy Clinic
At pt Health Prompt Physiotherapy Clinic you can expect:
- Results: Proven, one-to-one, evidence-based therapy
- Coverage Options: Covered by WCB & most insurance plans
- Custom Treatment Plans: Customized treatment plans will help you reach your rehabilitation goals.
- Short & Long Term Relief: We focus on the root cause of your pain, not just symptoms
- Flexible Scheduling: Convenient scheduling around work and home obligations
- Prevention Strategies: We show you how to keep pain from coming back – on your own
- Experienced Clinicians: Licensed clinicians who genuinely care about reaching your goals
When you choose pt Health Prompt Physiotherapy Clinic you will find experienced staff who work together to ensure optimal care for your painful injury.
Located on -1610 37 Street SW, pt Health Prompt Physiotherapy Clinic recognizes the differences in shapes, sizes, strengths and degrees of injury amongst all of our patients and designs sensible rehabilitation programs that help our patients reach their personal rehabilitation goals. Whether it is pain relief or recovery from an injury, we will provide therapy options that can help you play an active role in achieving your goals. We are a multidisciplinary clinic, by working together as a team, all clinicians are in constant communication with each other in order to ensure that each patient receives the most effective treatment possible.
We successfully treat many conditions and injuries through a variety of effective therapy options.
Early Intervention Can Help Prevent Lifelong Chronic Pain
Early intervention is critical to a speedy recovery. Research has proven that people who seek therapy early after an injury have shorter recovery periods and are 8 times less likely to develop chronic pain.*
pt Health Prompt Physiotherapy Clinic can help you feel your best. Schedule your appointment today using the form, or give us a call and put pt Health Prompt Physiotherapy Clinic full spectrum of advanced rehabilitation services to work for you.
*Study by the Department of Occupational Medicine at the Orebro Medical Centre.
Conditions We Treat
At pt Health Prompt Physiotherapy Clinic, our team has extensive experience and training in treating a variety of different conditions.
Personalized Treatment Plan: The First Step to Your Recovery
Our first goal is to reduce the symptoms you’re feeling right now as quickly as possible. We assess and develop a personalized treatment program through means including, but not limited to, advanced exercise prescriptions, manual therapy, and various modalities.
Evaluating Your Condition
To come up with your treatment program, a therapist will gather key information about your condition. Your answers along with the results of an expert examination will guide us in creating a specific type of treatment program to effectively address your specific condition and eventually, to facilitate your healing.
Adjustments to the program are implemented based on your actual progress, or response, to the treatment until your goals are achieved. We pay close attention to your progress. You will receive verbal instruction and hands-on guidance to improve your condition.
Understanding Your Condition and Implementing Prevention Strategies
A clear understanding of your condition will not only alleviate your concerns, but can also help you understand your condition, to look for and change factors that may be causing your symptoms, and to help you learn how to avoid future problems.
Our therapists may provide tips, specific stretches, and exercises to do at work, or during activities. We recommend changes to help you do your job with less strain and less chance of injury.
As you recover, you will gradually advance in a series of strengthening exercises for the muscles surrounding the affected area which helps patients begin moving easier and lessens the chances of future pain and problems.
How Long It Takes:
Quick Treatments to Let You Work on Your Other Responsibilities
Our goal is to relieve pain and correct your injury as quickly as possible, without compromising the quality of treatments you will be receiving. We adjust our therapy programs to meet your goals.
We get you in for treatment quickly, usually within a few days, and work hard to get you back to enjoying life as quickly as possible. In fact, in some cases just a few 30-minute therapy sessions is all it takes.
Including Your Doctor:
Your Doctor Is Always Our Partner
It takes a team approach to high quality health care. That is why we never take your doctor out of the equation.
pt Health Prompt Physiotherapy Clinic provides clear and consistent reporting to your doctor. Reporting may include areas such as results achieved, detailed assessment of problem, treatment by physiotherapist, and future treatment options.
We Help You Get Well & Stay Well.
But the treatment doesn’t stop in our office. We may provide you with exercises to do at home on a regular basis to help control your symptoms and protect reoccurrence of injury in the years ahead. Although we will continue to be a resource, you will be in charge of practicing the strategies and exercises you’ve learned as part of an ongoing home program and maintain a good quality of life.
Ready to feel your best again? Schedule Your No-Obligation Appointment Today.
You’re In Good Hands At pt Health Prompt Physiotherapy Clinic
Healthcare Solutions To Get Well And Stay Well
pt Health Prompt Physiotherapy Clinic uses many therapy options to ensure an optimal approach to your care. You will experience a variety of gentle therapy solutions that can help reduce pain, strengthen, add flexibility, improve joint range, and more. Some of our services include:
- Chiropractic Care
- Massage Therapy
- Arthritis Management
- Chiropodist / Podiatrist Services
- Chronic Condition Management
- Custom Bracing
- Neuro Rehab
- Pediatric TX (3 yrs +)
- Product Board
- Sport Injury Rehabilitation
- TMJ/ TMD
- Traditional Chinese Medicine
- Vestibular Rehab
- Work Conditioning / Hardening
- Prenatal Massage
- Vertigo/Epley Maneuver/Dix-Hallpike
- Pregnancy Chiropractic
- Concussion Management
- Mechanical Traction
- Radial Shockwave
Accessible and Affordable Therapy
We take care of the paperwork so you don’t have to
Insured or not, we will work to help make your therapy accessible and affordable. Whether you require services or products as part of your treatment, we will assist you with direct billing or paperwork completion. At pt Health Prompt Physiotherapy Clinic, we accept a variety of insurance plans and payment types. We currently accept:
- Motor Vehicle Accident Insurance
- Health Benefit Plan
- Work Injury Insurance
- Self Pay (Cash/Debit/Credit/Cheque)
- No Obligation
Payment Methods Accepted
- VISA / Mastercard
- Direct Deposit
Important Coverage Information:
Employer Extended Health Plans / Benefits
We direct bill your extended health plan.
Many extended health benefits plans include physiotherapy coverage. Our team is happy to help you navigate your insurance plan coverage. While not necessary, we suggest contacting your plan provider to find out:
- If a doctor’s referral is required in order for treatment to be covered.
- How claims are handled, do they offer direct billing or will you have to complete and submit paperwork.
Not sure what your coverage is? Our team is happy to help. At your initial assessment, we can contact your insurance company to find the details of your coverage.
Motor Vehicle Accident Coverage
We direct bill your auto insurance plan.
You are entitled to accident benefits coverage if you have been injured in an automobile accident in Alberta. Benefits coverage is provided regardless of whether you are at fault for the accident or not. However, the benefits you receive depend on your injury type.
We are able to directly bill your insurer for sprains, strains or whiplash injury. Other injury types will require you to submit expenses to your extended health benefits plan first. If you do not have an extended health benefits plan, your coverage has been exhausted or it does not cover all expenses, you can submit expenses to your automobile insurer. For a detailed list of injury types and coverage please see What to do After an Auto Collision on the Government of Alberta’s website or contact our clinic directly.
Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB)
We bill directly to WCB for you.
If you have suffered a work-related injury, Workers’ Compensation Board Alberta (WCB) will pay for your initial physiotherapy assessment as well as your first treatment. Chiropractic care is available by a case-by-case basis. Any further physiotherapy treatment is subject to your claim being accepted and approved. The length of your treatment varies depending on your injury. WCB may authorize physiotherapy treatment for up to six weeks.
We bill WCB directly for treatments provided, help you with all your paperwork, progress reports, treatment extensions and communicate with adjudicators, your workplace and other healthcare professionals involved in your treatment. Our team can help you navigate through any WCB paperwork that you may be unsure about.
Blue Cross Billing
We will bill Medavie Blue Cross directly for physiotherapy and massage therapy treatments for members of:
- Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)
- Department of National Defense (DND)
- Canadian Forces
- Veterans Affairs
For any treatments partially covered, you will be asked to pay the difference at each visit.
Schedule your no-obligation appointment today to get well and stay well.
pt Health Prompt Physiotherapy Clinic Team Members
Our trusted clinic team members
Maimuna Sulaiman - Patient Coordinator
Maimuna is the Clinic Manager at Prompt Physiotherapy. She is very Professional and passionate about her job, always making sure things are running smoothly in the clinic. With over 6 years of experience working in hospital and clinic settings, as well as managing the family business, she is very compassionate, friendly, and loves helping people. Her main goal is to create a friendly environment for the therapists, staff and our clients.
Maimuna has volunteered in various organizations such at Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada, Canada Red cross, Rockyview Hospital, schools and other non-profit organizations.
When not working or volunteering, she loves spending valuable time with her family, and friends. She enjoy traveling and exploring different places, finding peace with nature, and loves cooking.
Iliana Gonzalez - Registered Massage Therapist
Iliana is passionate about helping people accomplish their goals. She moved to Canada from Mexico where she received a degree in Journalism. When she arrived in Canada, she was determined to pursue her goals of becoming a healthcare provider. As a massage therapist, Iliana helps people feel good and relaxed by relieving their stress and discomfort. She specializes in relaxation and deep tissue massage, myofascial release, hot stone therapy, Swedish massage, and trigger point.
When not working, she loves to spend valuable time with her son and likes to read and jog.
Oladimeji Sulaiman - Physiotherapist
Oladimeji Sulaiman, or ‘Ola’ for short, is a certified manual therapist and also uses acupuncture and dry needling to help his patients with their acute and chronic painful conditions. He employs a comprehensive approach to patient management by educating patients about the cause of their pain. He helps come up with prevention strategies as well as ways to manage their painful conditions. Ola’s clinical interests are mainly back and neck pain, shoulder pain, knee pain and whiplash resulting from motor vehicle collisions.
He enjoys playing soccer, tennis, hiking, skiing and riding his bike, especially with his kids.
Carol Maichle - Physiotherapy Support Personnel
Carol is one of the clinic assistants at Prompt Physiotherapy and Massage Clinic. She graduated from Mount Royal University in June 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in General Science and double minors in Biology and Chemistry. Carol enjoys meeting all the new people that come into the clinic. When she isn’t working, she likes to go hiking, climbing, kayaking or traveling. She also volunteers at the local zoo. In the near future, Carol would like to go back to school and study to be a Veterinarian Technician.
Kelly Cristina Santos - Massage Therapist
Kelly graduated from Alberta Collage of Massage Therapy as a registered massage therapist. She helps her clients towards their health goals by integrating different modalities such as Swedish Massage, Trigger Point work, stretching, deep tissue massage, and joint manipulation to promote relaxation and pain relief.
Kelly provide treatment plan specific to each client, with a blend of therapeutic massage and relaxing body work. Her area of specialty also includes prenatal massage, and cupping. She is an active learner and takes courses and training to improve her skills and to keep up to date.
When not at work Kelly enjoy outdoors, and spending time with her son.
Tamara Robinson - Chiropractor
Tamara graduated with a Doctor of Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic West in San Jose, California in June of 1998. Since graduating, Tamara has been licensed by and is in good standing with the Alberta College and Association of Chiropractors.
She has always had a keen interest in sports medicine and biomechanics and has been fortunate enough to work with various teams and athletes of all levels over the course of her career. Some highlights include being a part of host medical services at the Pan Am Games, medical coordinator at the World Track and Field Championships, part of the medical team for the Canadian Freestyle Ski Association, Association of Volleyball Professionals, Ironman triathlons, rodeos, rugby, wrestling and others.
Tamara utilizes ART (Active Release Techniques), Graston and FAKTR instrument-assisted soft-tissue therapies, shockwave, Kinesio tape and spinal manipulative therapy to optimize patient outcomes and get the best results as efficiently as possible. Her passion for performance and recovery focuses on the body’s ability to move, heal and optimize itself.
Tamara strives to identify and treat faulty movement, loading and firing patterns within the body and her true passion is to help individuals in all walks of life achieve, maintain and enjoy a healthy, active pain free lifestyle.
Tamara was born and raised in Calgary and continues to enjoy raising her three children in her hometown. Her children’s schedules keep her on her toes while maintaining a busy chiropractic practice. She loves getting outside and being in close proximity to the mountains allows for many fun, outdoor adventures.
Sanju Khinda - Chiropractor
Dr. Sanju Khinda was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba, where she completed her Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Winnipeg. Following her undergraduate degree, Dr. Khinda moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota where she obtained her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Northwestern Health Sciences University.
Dr. Khinda utilizes various techniques, suited to her patient’s needs, which include: gentle spinal manipulation, Activator, Arthrostim, Active Release Technique (ART), Graston Technique, Kinesio Taping, as well as rehabilitative exercises and nutritional recommendations.
She also had the opportunity to work with professional athletes, at both state and national levels. She, herself, is a professionally trained dancer and former dance instructor; therefore, is familiar with conditions commonly seen in dancers and athletes.
Dr. Khinda is Webster certified and a current member of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA). She has worked closely with infants and expectant mothers, during every trimester of pregnancy.
Morenike Ogunsan - Physiotherapist
Morenike graduated from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria with a bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy. She worked in Africa (Nigeria) for over 7 years in clinical practice both as inpatient and outpatient before proceeding for a postgraduate degree in public health at the University of Saskatchewan, Canada. She practiced for some time in the long-term care before moving into outpatient physiotherapy setting.
She is passionate about returning clients back to an optimum level of function post injury using education, manual therapy and exercises. When not at work, Morenike loves family time, volunteering and reading.
Ankit Patel - Physiotherapist
Registered Ontario Physiotherapist
Ankit Patel is a Registered Physiotherapist who firmly believes in a Patient-Centred Care approach to healthcare. In Ankit’s practice, he treats a variety of patients including kids, seniors, and both athletic and non-athletic populations. Using the latest in clinical knowledge, Ankit aims to provide the highest-quality care for his patients to assist with pain management, encourage health promotion and self-care, and respect patients’ values. Ankit’s clinical interest include Joint Mobilization (gentle gliding) techniques, Physiotherapy Taping / Strapping / Bracing, and Acupuncture and Dry Needling.
Ankit Patel holds a Masters of Science in Physiotherapy from Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen, Scotland, U.K. Ankit also completed his Personal Training / Exercise Physiology (CSEP: Canadian Society of Physiology).
Iraida Malabug - Patient Coordinator
Iriada is a clinic assistant at Prompt Physiotherapy. She received a masters degree in Science before relocating to Canada from the Philippines with her family. She has since gained extensive experience within the Canadian healthcare industry.
Iraida enjoys the daily interaction between her and her clients, and always welcomes everyone with a big smile.
When she is not in the office, Iraida volunteers at the YMCA. She enjoys exercising and traveling. Iriada always strives to maintain a healthy lifestyle.
John Igbiki - Physiotherapist
John Igbiki has first degree in physiotherapy from the University of Lagos and doctor of physiotherapy from university of Montana. He has completed several advanced training and certifications in many areas of physiotherapy including Manual and Manipulative therapy, Dry Needling, Management of TMJ dysfunction, and Vestibular Rehabilitation among others.
Over the years he has worked in many world class facilities in Africa, Caribbean, Bermuda and Canada. John has an unwavering believe in lifelong learning and passion to achieve optimal recovery for his clients through evidenced based services, client motivation, persistent support and encouragement.
John balances his professional life with spending quality time with his family and active participation in the community. He enjoys cycling, hiking, and reading. John has interest in the following clinical areas:
Active rehabilitation of recent and chronic muscle injuries, spinal pain/dysfunctions and peripheral joints pain.
Injuries from motor vehicle collision (MVC).
Management of TMJ dysfunction.
Ergonomics/Manual Handling and Dry Needling.
Orthopedic Injury Rehabilitation in all age groups.
John Speaks English and Igbo.
Theresa Esan - Massage Therapist
Theresa is originally from Nigeria. Completed her High School in Holland and received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Science and Technology in Rivers State Nigeria. She got interested in Massage Therapy after her Mother had stroke in 2008. She was able to stimulate the muscles back to life with the help of the physiotherapist that was assigned to her Mum. Realising how skilful she is with her hands, and her love and caring for people around her, she decided to change her caring to what she loves doing.
Theresa went on to obtain a certificate in Therapeutic Massage from Cambrook Colleges. Her modalities include: Deep Tissue Massage, Swedish Massage, Orthopaedic Massage, Pregnancy Massage, Cupping, etc.
When not at work Theresa enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, Lawn Tennis and Sewing.
Shana Shang - Acupuncturist
Dr. Shana Shang, M.D. in China is a registered Acupuncturist in Alberta. She started her medical career in 1982 when she graduated from medical school. She was trained in China in both western and traditional Chinese medicine. She also completed advanced studies at Beijing Acupuncture Institute of China.
Dr. Shang has over 30 years of experience in using both traditional Chinese and western medicine to ensure the most positive outcome for her patients. She is passionate about the quality and excellence of care for her patients. Dr. Shana Shang is specialized in treating conditions related to pain syndromes, woman’s health, mental health, digestive disorders and many complicated illnesses.
J Wellington - Pedorthist
J is a graduate from Dalhousie University with a Bachelors of Science degree in Kinesiology. He attended the University of Western Ontario obtaining a degree in Pedorthics in 2016 and later that year became a Canadian Certified Pedorthist.
J’s main goal as a Pedorthist is to assess posture, movement patterns, and lower-extremity musculoskeletal function. His favorite tool is video gait analysis; the ability to visually show patient exactly when/where their imbalances occur. He encourages his patients to participate in their own recovery by taking the time to educate them about footwear choices, at-home tips, and stretches & exercises.
Outside of work, J takes to the mountains to camp, hike, and downhill ski. He also enjoys recreational soccer, BBQing, spending time with friends and traveling
Riste Edan - Massage Therapist
Riste grew up in Okanagan, BC, in a family of farmers and physiotherapists. She had a great interest in health and sports from a young age and competed in the BC Summer Games in both gymnastics and synchronized swimming. Riste moved to Calgary in 2001 to raise her family and pursue a career in the health field. She worked in the nursing industry for 12 years before deciding to go back to massage therapy. With years of experience as a massage therapist, Riste offers a wide variety of services such as aromatherapy massage, hot stone massage, deep tissue massage, pregnancy massage, reviving foot scrub, revitalizing face, orthopedic massage, and massage reflexology. She is also certified in Self Regulation Therapy, which allows her to help people dealing with fight or flight symptoms after mental or physical injury.