Physiotherapist – BHK, MPT, CGIMS, FCAMPT
Carlie completed her Masters of Physical Therapy at the University of British Columbia after obtaining her Bachelor of Human Kinetics.
She has a comprehensive athletic background which includes playing for the UBC Varsity Women’s Ice Hockey team, instructing ice hockey camps, and volunteering at various sporting events such as the 2010 Vancouver Olympics.
Carlie has 9 years experience working in a private practice setting in Vancouver and Sherwood Park and joined the Action Sports Clinic team in February, 2020.
Carlie assesses her patients as a whole, identifying abnormal postures, movement patterns and extrinsic factors that may be contributing to an injury. Her treatment approach combines manual therapy, acupuncture, IMS, exercise prescription and taping to assist her patients in reaching their goals.
Carlie’s Sports and Interests
Cycling which includes participating in fund raising and the Ride to Conquer Cancer the
past two years
Creating hip hop music
University of British Columbia, Masters in Physical Therapy
University of British Columbia, Human Kinetics degree
Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (FCAMPT)
Chan Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (CGIMS)
The Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute – Certificate of Medical Acupuncture
The Lumbar Spine (Part I): Advanced Physical Therapy Education Institute
K-Taping Pro-K-Taping Academy of Canada
Certified in Graston technique
Registered with the Physiotherapy Alberta College and Association
Member of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association and Orthopaedic division
Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy
Continuing Education courses include:
IFOMPT webinar with Diane Lee: The role of the thorax in pelvic dysfunction September
Diploma of Advanced Orthopaedic Manual and Manipulative Therapy
Continuing education for the laser and regenerative photonic therapy system
"I attend Action Sports Clinic to see my physiotherapist - Darra. Darra is very knowledgeable, attentive, and truly knows his sports medicine. I would highly recommend Darra to anyone who has a sports injury or is in need of physiotherapy. The front desk staff are very friendly and helpful, and are able to answer all of my questions."
Morgan Tarves – ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
"Awesome physiotherapists. Have my long-term health in mind when offering treatment plans. Very patient in explaining my issues. Great support staff, responsive to schedule changes and inquiries."
Billy Wu – ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
"I've had an excellent experience having some physio work done on my shoulder. Shawn and his team are experts at what they do. They're friendly, punctual, and down to earth. I would highly recommend them!"
Cameron Belisle-O’Donnell – ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
Frequently Asked Questions
What services do you offer?
We specialize in the practice of Sports Medicine and provide services related to Sports Therapy, Chiropractic Care, Physical Therapy, Massage as well as off the shelf and custom Prosthetics & Orthotics.
Do I need an appointment?
Yes! We take pride in personal service and being very accomodating. Please click any of our Appointment Buttons and submit your information, we will be in touch to confirm your date and time.
Where is your office located?
We are located in downtown Calgary at 639 – 5th Ave SW – Suite 130. Easy street access right across 5th Avenue from Tim Hortons. Limited customer parking available at rear of building.
What are the office hours?
We are open Monday – Friday from 7:00 am until 5:00 pm.
Do I need a referral from my physician?
No, a referral is not required to schedule an appointment.
Do you provide custom brace solutions?
Yes, Dr. Rennick is qualified by the world’s top orthoepedic brands to develop custom bracing solutions for many conditions.
What Brands does Action Sports Clinic Carry?
We carry brands from the worlds top manufacturers including Donjoy, Össur, CTi, Bauerfeind, Thuasne and more.