About Us


Shauna Ahlquist - Physiotherapist / Owner

Shauna graduated from the University of Saskatchewan in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Therapy. Prior to that, she completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Anatomy. Shauna has worked in Canada and the USA in private practice sports and orthopedic clinics since she graduated.

To maximize Shauna’s treatment strategies, she has taken many post-graduate courses including:

  • Manual Therapy
  • McKenzie Mechanical Diagonsis and Treatment
  • Graston Technique
  • Mulligan NAGS & SNAGS
  • Treatment of Foot Disorders
  • Certified SFMA
  • Vestibular


RoAnna McLenahan- Physiotherapist / Owner

Originally from Barrhead, AB, RoAnna graduated from the University of Alberta in 1994 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy. Since graduating she has worked in private practice treating patients with a variety of soft tissue injuries.  RoAnna has taken many post graduate courses including Gunn IMS, Part A Manual Therapy, and de Gasquet Breathing Method for core strength training, SFMA/FMS.

She has a special interest in treating chronic pain and spine injuries/dysfunction, and has developed and teaches the Restore Your Core program currently available at Lacombe Physiotherapy Clinic.  Outside of work, RoAnna  is a busy mom, and earned her WNBF Pro Card in bodybuilding in 2011.  She also enjoys golfing, skiing and hiking/camping with her kids and husband Tim.


Karina Dennis - Physiotherapist

Karina completed her Master of Science in Physiotherapy from the University of Alberta in the fall of 2014.  Prior to that, she received her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Alberta.  Karina has completed certifications for Concussion Management, Graston Technique, Functional Dry Needling and manual therapy.  She is a member of the Lacombe Physiotherapy Concussion team whose goal is working toward community awareness for concussion identification and treatment.  She plans to continue developing her skills and knowledge in order to best assist her clients’ recovery process.

Vonalee Gilroy- Acupuncturist

Vonalee trained in Calgary, AB at the Calgary College of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture (CCTCMA). She has been practicing for almost 8 years and treats everything from sports injuries to internal medicine. Her passion is however, in women's health; infertility and menopause.