ABOUT US

Unlike conventional medicine, which focuses on attempting to treat disease once it occurs, the doctors at Urgent Care Chiropractic Centers emphasizes improving your health in an effort to reduce the risk of pain and illness in the first place. Most people would rather be healthy and avoid illness, if they could. This is one of the main reasons for the big surge in the popularity of our wellness center.

For some, Urgent Care Chiropractic Centers will take them back to a place that is cozy and familiar, offering a rediscovery of health and wellness that had been previously known but long lost. For others, the journey may offer a new center, one never before experienced.

People are recognizing the benefit of seeking an alternative to traditional medicine; one that will help them achieve and maintain optimal health. Please take the time to meet the doctor, team, and our wellness network dedicated to helping you achieve your wellness objectives. To fully understand the nature of your health we recommend you join our free website membership program. As a patient at Urgent Care Chiropractic Centers we will personally tailor a wellness program specifically targeted to your wellness needs using the least invasive yet highly-effective techniques and services.

Meet The Doctors & Therapists

Dr. Alnoor Bhanji, B.Sc., D.C 

Registered and Regulated member of the College of Chiropractors of Alberta and Member of the Chiropractic Association of Alberta

Dr. Bhanji received a doctor of Chiropractic degree from Northwestern Health Sciences University in 1994. He holds a Diplomat statues from the National board of Chiropractic examiners, and was licensed by the Virginia Board of Medicine and is licensed Washington State Department of Health. His practice is primarily in family chiropractic with an emphasis in acute traumatic injury. Dr. Bhanji also holds a B.Sc. degree in Human Biology from Northwestern, and Diplomate status from the Canadian Chiropractic Examiners Board.

Dr. Alnoor Bhanji has been a licensed Chiropractor since 1996.

Dr. Alnoor Bhanji has been freeing people from pain since 1999 in his clinics in the heart of  Puget Sound, Washington. As a Chiropractor with experience, he is committed to promoting the health and well being of his patients.

Dr. Bhanji uses a “whole person approach” when taking care of his patients. By combining the very best hands-on-technique, rehabilitative care and physiotherapy procedures, Dr. Bhanji is able to help you to accelerate and/or maintain your journey to good health.

Education:

  • University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • Northwestern Health Sciences University, Minneapolis, MN (Dr. of Chiropractic 1994)
  • Northwestern Health Sciences University, Minneapolis, MN ( B.Sc. Human Biology)

Licensure:

  • Chiropractic Doctor

Memberships & Associations:

  • Canadian Chiropractic Association
  • College of Chiropractors of Alberta
  • Chiropractic Association of Alberta
  • Canadian Chiropractic Examining Board
  • National Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • Spine Research Institute of San Diego
  • Certification of Chiropractic Radiology
  • Washington State Chiropractic Association
  • American Chiropractic Association

Karin Kaufmann

Registered Physio Therapist

Karin Kaufmann graduated from the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa in 1988. She moved to Canada in 1992 and has worked in private hospitals, private clinics, chronic pain clinics and multidisciplinary clinics in Edmonton and Calgary.

She has a holistic approach and does hands-on therapy including Mobilization, Soft Tissue release and Therapeutic exercise. She has taken numerous post-graduate courses in the mobilization of joints, soft tissue release and therapeutic exercises. She is trained in lymphatic drainage.

She has experience in treating MVA, WCB and sports injuries.

Her hobbies are travelling, swimming, hiking, martial arts and ballroom dancing.

Dr. Bette Anderson, TCMD, RAC

Registered Acupuncturist

Bette completed her education at the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition, and Alberta College of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine as well as working at Evergreen Acupuncture and other Chinese medicine masters.

Bette is a Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, Medical Herbologist, and vitamin therapist. She incorporates all of these modalities into her practice to address root causes of disease and illnesses making a treatment plan and diet changes using food as medicine.

Minh Nguyen, RMT

Registered Massage Therapist

Minh has been a licensed massage therapist for almost 20 years. A 2016 graduate of National Institute of Wellness and Esthetics with 2200 hours in the massage therapy program here in Calgary. Minh is also a graduate of the Toronto School of Natural Health in 1999. She has taken many courses from the Calgary College of Holistic Health from 1997 thru to 2014.

Minh is experienced in many forms of traditional massage including:
Hot Stones
Cupping Therapy
Deep Tissue,
Therapeutic,
Swedish Relaxation,
Trigger Point Therapy,
Myofascial Stretching Release

Minh has developed a blend of techniques making her massage unique to each client and their specific needs. She excels in finding and relieving those painful and stressful areas within muscle tissue and making them relaxed and stress free.
When Minh isn’t serving her clients she likes to cook and walk her dog Spots.