John Roberts, PT, BScPT, MClSc, FCAMPT
John's clinical focus is to assess and treat the shoulder, hip and knee — particularly for post-surgical patients and for those with rotator cuff injuries. Along with several international qualifications, he is certified in Gunn IntraMuscular Stimulation (Gunn IMS)/dry-needling.
John enjoys working with clients of all ages. He treats both recreational and elite athletes, and he’s treated everyone from families and workers to artists. In addition, he is a traveling physiotherapist for the Canadian Alpine, and Para-Alpine ski teams. He’s also worked extensively with the Canadian Men’s Water Polo Team and has attended multiple world championships and the Pan Am Games.
John has published research looking at the effects of injection therapy on neck pain, and acts as a mentor to other physiotherapists within the Canadian Physiotherapy Association’s orthopaedic division.
When not at work, you'll find him skiing, cycling or walking his dog, Nelson. He’s excited to contribute to the great team at the UCalgary Sport Medicine Centre.
Education: A graduate of Queen’s University Physiotherapy, John has earned several internationally recognized qualifications, including a Master’s in Clinical Science and Manipulative Physiotherapy from the University of Western Ontario, a Certificate in Manual Therapy from Curtin University in Australia, and the highest designation in manual therapy in Canada, a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (FCAMPT). He is also certified in Gunn IntraMuscular Stimulation (Gunn IMS)/dry-needling.