About Calgary based Kinetic Orthotics

About us

Kinetic Orthotics focuses on combining allied health care professionals to treat members of the community with orthopaedic and biomechanical dysfunction.

Kinetic Orthotics focuses on combining allied health care professionals to treat members of the community with orthopaedic and biomechanical dysfunction.  Our in-house laboratory allows us to extend our services to on-the-spot adjustments and modifications of orthotics, footwear and custom bracing, allowing for a more comprehensive and efficient service to patients.

Our mission is to educate and create awareness in the community by offering multi-disciplinary orthopaedic care in a positive environment that encourages personal growth and development.

Werner Lau - B.Sc. Kin, C.Ped. Tech (C), C.Ped (C)

Werner Lau - Calgary Pedorthist

Werner has been a practicing member of the orthopaedic allied health care profession since 2004.  He developed a keen interest in lower extremity early in his career and became a Canadian Certified Pedorthist and Canadian Pedorthic Technician in 2009.

As a member of both the Pedorthic Association of Canada and The College of Pedorthics of Canada, he continues to advance his variety of pedorthic skills including gait assessments, orthotic manufacturing, footwear modifications and high risk patient care.

Werner's fluency in both English and Cantonese allows him to practice in both languages.

Outside of operating Kinetic Orthotics, Werner enjoys mountain biking, road cycling, running, skiing and being a fifth degree black belt karate instructor.  If this active lifestyle isn't enough to keep him busy, he is also happily married and a proud father of 2 children.

Heather Orosz - BSc, C.Ped (C)

Heather Orosz - Calgary Pedorthist

Heather earned her Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Biomechanics from the University of Calgary in 2002. She then began working in the footwear industry, where her background in biomechanics led her to develop an interest in orthotics and pedorthics. When the opportunity to apprentice and become a Canadian Certified Pedorthist arose, Heather jumped at the chance and earned her certification in 2005. Since then, she has treated all foot conditions, everything from athletic injuries to high-risk diabetic feet. Heather has volunteered with the Pedorthic Association of Canada and has served on the Board of Directors of the College of Pedorthics of Canada. In her spare time, she likes travelling, camping, and walking her dog.

 

Shannon Gordon - DipAT, BKin, CPed (C)

Shannon Gordon - Calgary Pedorthist

Shannon Gordon is a Certified Pedorthist with 20 years of clinical experience.  Shannon received her diploma in Athletic Therapy from Mount Royal College in 1995 and a degree in Kinesiology from the University of Calgary in 1999.  After graduation she worked as a Kinesiologist for 2 years before starting her internship in pedorthics.

Shannon received her Pedorthic certification in 2002 and is a member in good standing with both the Pedorthic Association of Canada and The College of Pedorthics of Canada. Shannon has been quite involved in the development of her profession; she has served as a director on the Pedorthic Association of Canada’s board (2001-2007 & 2018-2019), was an instructor for the University of Western Ontario’s online Diploma in Pedorthics from 2006-2010 and served as a director on the College of Pedorthics of Canada from 2014-2018.  

When Shannon is not working, she enjoys spending time with her 2 children and husband, running, biking, hiking or swimming. She is currently training for Calgary’s half ironman.

Lyndsay Lynde - Receptionist

Lyndsay Lynde

Lyndsay is grateful to have been part of the Kinetic Orthotics team since 2016. With an extensive background in hospitality, she is a dedicated and outgoing person committed to excellent customer service. Lyndsay is knowledgeable in the area of insurance claims and is happy to help patients navigate their way through the orthotics process and answer questions they may have.

Originally from the Columbia Valley, Lyndsay is passionate about exploring the area we are so fortunate to call home. In her spare time, she enjoys road trips, camping and snowboarding in the mountains with her son, as well as yoga, cooking and volunteering for a number of local organizations.

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  • Pedorthic services
  • Orthotics
  • Bracing
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Kinetic Orthotics focuses on combining allied health care professionals to treat members of the community with orthopaedic and biomechanical dysfunction.

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Offering multi-disciplinary orthopaedic care in a positive environment
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