Physiotherapy and sports medicine professionals

We are proud to be a multi-disciplined team of health professionals that include doctors of sports medicine and physiatry as well as physiotherapists and other specialists. We have two clinics in Rovaniemi.

Professionals with extensive experience

At Lapin Liikuntaklinikka, we understand the unique needs of sporting athletes and exercise enthusiasts alike. Our multi-disciplined team of health professionals provides all clients with easy access to health services that care for them as a whole. We specialize in designing individualized treatment and rehabilitation programs for many types of injuries for patients with different athletic backgrounds. Many members of our staff have worked at the top of the sports world in the national teams of various sports. Now this knowledge and expertise have been made available to everyone.

Ounasvaara clinic


Pasi Lambacka
OMT physiotherapist, certified sports physiotherapist

Pasi Lambacka’s specialities are the treatment of musculoskeletal disorders with OMT-physiotherapy and sport physiotherapy.

Joni Keisala
Specialist in Sports and Exercise medicine

Joni Keisala treats various sports illnesses, overexertion and exercise injuries and strains traumas.

Johanna Davidila
Physiotherapist

Johanna, who specializes in the rehab of musculoskeletal disorders, has almost twenty years of experience in acute injury and postoperative therapy.

Johanna Johansson
Physiotherapist

Johanna Johansson has training in musculoskeletal disorders and sport physiotherapy. She works with athletes of all ages and levels.

Petri Kilpamäki
Physiotherapist

Petri Kilpimäki has treated musculoskeletal and neurological disorders since 2002. He’s committed to perpetual continuous professional development.

Marja Vartiainen
Physiotherapist

Marja Vartiainen’s area of expertise in the field of physiotherapy is pelvic floor physical therapy, which has been her focus since 2010.

Jari Räisänen
Sports massage therapist

In addition to working at Lapin Liikuntaklinikka, Jari Räisänen is also the massage therapist for the Finnish Cross-Country national team.

Laura Tuomi
Physiotherapist, lymphedema therapist, certified sports physiotherapist

Laura Tuomi, the expert in sports physiotherapy and lymphedema therapy, specializes in musculoskeletal disorders.

Jukka Salo
Physiotherapist

Jukka Salo, who has been the physical therapist for the Finnish national ski team since 2008, specializes in musculoskeletal disorders.

Markus Mäkiniemi
Physiotherapist

Markus Mäkiniemi has more than a decade of clinical experience in treating neurological and musculoskeletal disorders with physiotherapy.

Markus Kuha
Physiotherapist

Treatment of musculoskeletal disorders and guided movement exercises.

Fascia treatments

Sakari Maikku
Physiotherapist

Sakari Maikku is a professional in the field of OMT physiotherapy. He treats both acute and chronic pain conditions throughout the body.

Mikko Petäjäniemi
Physiotherapist

Mikko Petäjäniemi started as a sports masseur, but today he has extensive training in sports physiotherapy and musculoskeletal disorders.

Saarenkylä clinic


Joni Keisala
Specialist in Sports and Exercise medicine

Joni Keisala treats various sports illnesses, overexertion and exercise injuries and strains traumas.

Sakari Maikku
Physiotherapist

Sakari Maikku is a professional in the field of OMT physiotherapy. He treats both acute and chronic pain conditions throughout the body.

Kari Vinkki
Physiotherapist OMT, certified sports physiotherapist

Kari Vinkki has a keen interest in sport physiotherapy, human movement and mobility having completed further studies in these areas.

Johanna Johansson
Physiotherapist

Johanna Johansson has training in musculoskeletal disorders and sport physiotherapy. She works with athletes of all ages and levels.

Markus Mäkiniemi
Physiotherapist

Markus Mäkiniemi has more than a decade of clinical experience in treating neurological and musculoskeletal disorders with physiotherapy.

Laura Tuomi
Physiotherapist, lymphedema therapist, certified sports physiotherapist

Laura Tuomi, the expert in sports physiotherapy and lymphedema therapy, specializes in musculoskeletal disorders.

Jukka Salo
Physiotherapist

Jukka Salo, who has been the physical therapist for the Finnish national ski team since 2008, specializes in musculoskeletal disorders.

Marja Vartiainen
Physiotherapist

Marja Vartiainen’s area of expertise in the field of physiotherapy is pelvic floor physical therapy, which has been her focus since 2010.

Päivi Inkilä
Speech therapist

For Päivi Inkilä, a good interaction between her and the clients is the key in improving the operational and communication abilities of the patients.

Anne Sirviö
Physiotherapist

Treatment of musculoskeletal disorders and guidance of movement exercises.

Fascia treatments.

Acupuncture.

Pelvic floor physiotherapy.

Neurological physiotherapy.

Jani Takatalo
Physiatrist

Medical doctor of PM&R

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) physicians, aka physiatrists, treat medical conditions ranging from spinal cord to muscles and tendons. The goal of the physiatrist is to relieve symptoms caused by ailments and to improve the ability to exercise and cope in daily life.

Mikko Petäjäniemi
Physiotherapist

Mikko Petäjäniemi started as a sports masseur, but today he has extensive training in sports physiotherapy and musculoskeletal disorders.