Amphy Calma, BSc., RMT, CLT – Clinic Director

The driving force behind the Alberta Laser Rehabilitation Centre, Amphy Calma has been a Certified Laser Therapist (CLT) since 2005. She was one of the first laser therapists to operate in Calgary and maintains her passion for her work through the success rates of her clients’ rehabilitation, which she measures at about 90%. Amphy also has a physical therapy degree from the Philippines and is a Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) specializing in LENSEN™ techniques. LENSEN™ works to painlessly realign joints, bones and tissue to restore normal, pain-free range of motion. And at present, she is back to school and taking Manual Osteopathy to add to her tools helping her patients.

Owning her own clinic was a dream of Amphy’s for many years that she was proud to realize in 2008 through the establishment of her first clinic, the ATA Pain Rehabilitation Laser Therapy Centre, in Calgary. Named after Amphy and her two sisters Tita and Alma (ATA), the clinic administered more than 45,000 individualized and customized treatments in its nine years. She was once a director on the board of the Peace for Paul Foundation, a charity operating children’s homes in Uganda, and personally assisted a Ugandan child into the program while on a trip to the country.

In 2015, Amphy was a finalist in the RBC’s Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards. She has been in Canada for 18 years and is married with a daughter. Amphy is known for her compassion for her clients, her drive to see them reduce their pain and improve their well-being, and her commitment to providing superior treatment services at all times.

Janet Mwamburi, BSc., RMT, CLT, COTT – Clinic Manager

Prior to a career in health care, Janet graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Chemistry from Augustana, now University of Alberta. In pursuit of a role to facilitate health in herself and others, Janet completed her 2200-hour Massage Diploma from Northern Institute of Massage Therapy and Alberta Massage Training Schools. She further certified in Orthopedic Massage, Integrated Manual Therapy, Low Intensity Laser Therapy, Onsen Techniques®, Myofascial modelling, Jade Stone Massage, Pregnancy and Postnatal Massage, Visceral Manipulation, Palliative Care and Instructor Development Programs.

With over 10 years’ experience in patient-centered care and 9 years’ experience in Cold Laser Therapy, Janet observed first-hand how expedient recovery is when manual modalities are coupled with low-intensity laser therapy to treat the causes of symptoms. This is her goal for you when you visit Alberta Laser Rehabilitation Center: To get you up and empowered to live a pain-free life.

Jackielou C. Lintag, BSc., CLT – Certified Laser Therapist

A certified laser therapist, Jackie has treated a wide variety of neurological and musculoskeletal conditions. Her peers and clients describe her as a diligent researcher who is patient-oriented and passionate about her desire to help. The abilities and benefits of laser technology in combination with manual therapies have been inspirational in her work.

Jackie worked at the Academe as a Clinical Instructor in physiotherapy in the Philippines and then was a physiotherapist at a military hospital in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. With extensive experience already, Jackie is currently working towards a physiotherapy certification in Canada.

Kathleen Rothe – Office Administrator

Kathleen discovered the ALRC when she brought her son in for the laser treatment of Achilles Tendinitis. She is now the office administrator. She’ll most likely be the first voice you hear when you call, and she’s in charge of anything you need, from providing information on what we do at our clinic to booking your treatment sessions and billing. We’re also very lucky to also have her as our office chef. Her teenage athletic twins keep her and her husband busy at all times, and she is a Calgary Stampeders fanatic. She is passionate about what she does and is very approachable and reliable. Kathleen is excited to be a part of the ALRC Team and looks forward to welcoming you to our clinic.