Dr. Abelson

Best-selling author, Dr. Brian Abelson, is the Clinical Director of Kinetic Health, an innovative health care facility that places a special focus on getting people back into an active, pain-free lifestyle.

Dr. Abelson believes in doing everything he can to achieve the best results possible for his patients. This includes:

  • Attending advanced courses every year to further his expertise in treating musculoskeletal conditions.
  • Traveling to different regions of the world in search of new ways to achieve what most practitioners would consider an already extremely impressive track record.

Dr. Abelson also believes in practicing what he preaches. For the last 30 years he has been a marathon runner and triathlete. He has a firm belief in living a holistic life style, but he also believes that life is meant to be lived, and not wasted. If you get a chance to sit down and talk to him about your health, you will soon see that he really does care about his patients.

Dr. Abelson is a native Calgarian who has been in clinical practice for 18 years. He completed four years of pre-medical study at the University of Calgary, and proceeded to graduate from Palmer Chiropractic in San Jose California with a special award for Clinical Excellence.

Dr. Abelson strongly believes in using an integrated approach to health care, combining the effectiveness of several disciplines, to provide a more rounded approach. He brings a broad, diversified knowledge-base to all his patient treatments, and has advanced training in:

  • Active Release Techniques
    (Instructor, Biomechanics Specialist, fully certified in all levels, with an award from ART for excellence)
  • Biomechanics
    (Contributing author of ART biomechanics manual).
  • Graston Techniques
    (Fully certified)
  • Chiropractic Manipulation
    (18 years of clinical practice, award for clinical excellence)
  • Rehabilitation Therapy
  • Nutrition
    (Functional Medicine, has taught continuing education courses for several years)
  • Sports Injury Rehabilitation and Sports Performance
  • Acupuncture
    (Certified, Traditional Chinese Medicine)
  • CranioSacral Therapy
  • Visceral Manipulation

Dr. Abelson regularly teaches courses in Active Release Techniques (www.activerelease.com), exercise rehabilitation, biomechanics, nutrition, and alternative and complementary medicine for various health organizations, and to other health care practitioners.

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Dr. Abelson’s PublicationsBack to the Top

Dr. Abelson regularly publishes articles in numerous journals about treating a wide range of conditions, sports performance, weight loss, and alternative and complimentary medicine. His free newsletter is well received by patients and clients, and provides informative health updates, exercises, and self help tips.

Release Your Pain

Release Your Pain- Resolving Repetitive Strain Injuries with Active Release Techniques

Shoulder to Hand

Release Your Kinetic Chain: Exercises for the Shoulder to Hand

Jaw to Shoulder

Release Your Kinetic Chain: Exercises for the Jaw to Shoulder

These books provide specific exercises strategies to help resolve your individual soft-tissue injury. These books can also help you to understand the probable cause of these soft-tissue injuries, explains the problems caused by restrictive adhesions, and introduces you to a treatment methods that can yield real results as you work to reach a functional resolution to your condition.


Kinetic Health
Soft Tissue Mgt. Systems
10–34 Edgedale Drive NW
Calgary, AB T3A 2R4, Canada
p | 403-241–3772
f | 403-241–3846
e | reception@kinetichealth.ca


Kinetic Health
Soft Tissue Mgt. Systems
10–34 Edgedale Drive NW
Calgary, AB T3A 2R4, Canada
p | 403-241–3772
f | 403-241–3846
e | reception@kinetichealth.ca


Release Your Body -
Get Dr. Abelson's Books Here! Publisher: Rowan Tree Books Ltd.
Suite #123, 234 Country Hills Boulevard NW
Calgary, AB,
T3A 5K8, Canada
Phone: (403) 863–3516