Dr. Kaler was born and raised in Calgary. She completed her 4 years Naturopathic Medicine program at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto. As a part of the program, Dr Kaler completed a 12 month internship at the largest Naturopathic Clinic in North America. She was also a member of the Sports Medicine Focus shift and received additional training in treating athletes and injuries. She was awarded the Leadership Award for her graduating class. Dr Kaler also went on medical missions to Guatemala and Haiti. On both trips, she worked with fellow students and Naturopathic Doctors to treat adults, children and seniors utilizing naturopathic medicine and local resources.
Through a combination of personal and clinical experience, Dr Kaler values Naturopathic Medicine as an essential part to a balanced health care approach. She has a keen interest in working with each one of her patients to help them be at their best and optimize their health.
Dr. Kaler is a licensed and registered Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine with the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND) and the College of Naturopathic Doctors of Alberta (CNDA).
Kim’s fascination with human anatomy began at a young age. After completing a Bachelor of Science in Biology, her desire to make a positive difference in the health and well-being of others led her to pursue a career in Massage Therapy. She completed her 2200-hour Massage Therapy Diploma in 2010. Kim is passionate about working with patients to develop an individualized treatment plan that meets their needs and goals.
After a brief assessment, each customized treatment will include a variety of therapeutic techniques as well as relaxation techniques to keep the patient as comfortable as possible. Kim’s specialties include: Deep Tissue Massage, Sports Massage, Trigger Point Therapy, Myofascial Release, Neuromuscular Therapy and Hot Stone Therapy. She has experience treating a wide variety of conditions and injuries such as: stress, headaches, TMJ, Sciatica, muscle strains, tendonitis, Patellofemoral Syndrome, Plantar Fasciitis and prenatal discomforts.
When Kim isn’t working, she spends her time chasing after two little ones, camping and fulfilling her passion of competing in triathlons.
Colby started her education with her bachelor of Kinesiology and advanced diploma in Athletic Therapy. From there she went on to work with athletes in many different sports such as hockey, rugby, volleyball, wrestling, basketball, lacrosse and football.
Sports performance has always been an area of interest for Colby, she uses a whole body approach focusing on manual treatment, mobility work and corrective exercises to best help her clients. Athletes come in all shapes and sizes, whether you are a national level athlete, a weekend warrior, someone just starting out with exercise or anyone in between.NNo matter what your age, activity level or the injury you have, Colby will help you understand what is going on with your body and work with you to bring you back to your best performance, or your pain free life.
Currently Colby is attending the Canadian College of Osteopathy to deepen her knowledge on the whole body so she can better help her clients. Through the lends of Ostoepathy Colby has become more focused on finding the causes and relationships in the body that create pain so she can best help the body to express it's health.
With the addition of the ongoing Ostopathy education to her current skills she learned through Athletic therapy, she looks forward to treating people dealing with any injury or problem. She has a particular interest in treating Temporomandiubular joint (TMJ) issues, headaches, neck pain and low back pain.
Monday: 10am - 6pm
Tuesday: 10am - 6pm
Wednesday: 11am - 7pm
Thursday: 11am - 7pm
Fridays: 10am - 5pm
Saturday: By Appointment Only
UPCOMING CLINIC CLOSURES
Canada Day - July 1, 2019
Civic Holiday - August 5, 2019
Labour Day - September 2, 2019
Thanksgiving - October 14, 2019
113 - 109 Southbank Blvd
Okotoks AB T1S 0G1
Phone: 403 938 1138
Fax: 403 982 2114