Acupuncture Edmonton

Welcome to the Rebalance Acupuncture Clinic Edmonton. We treat almost every condition and specialise in two very effective methods: Balance Method Acupuncture and Recall Healing.

Acupuncture Edmonton

Welcome to the Rebalance Acupuncture Clinic Edmonton. We treat almost every condition and specialise in two very effective methods: Balance Method Acupuncture and Recall Healing.

"A Deep Healing approach that generates desired results"

The Rebalance Acupuncture clinic Edmonton is an alternative health and family clinic. We specialise in two of the most effective methods in alternative medicine: Balance Method Acupuncture and Recall Healing. Balance Method Acupuncture is a fast and very effective acupuncture method that has shown to produce better and faster results than common Acupuncture. Based on the ancient knowledge of acupuncture lineages in China, the method uses mathematical principles of balancing the meridians in the body. It also introduces hundreds of additional acupuncture points. 

Recall Healing is a revolutionary consultation method which takes places through conversation and works by bringing awareness to the underlying emotional trauma behind conditions and behaviours. It has shown fast and effective results in bringing, through awareness, a transformation and healing to many chronic conditions.

Acupuncture and Recall Healing are able to address most illnesses, injuries and conditions. We also offer other acupuncture related services such as Cupping and Electro-Acupuncture.

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insight into SOME Conditions we treat

Both Acupuncture and Recall healing are very effective in providing pain relief for headaches and addressing the root cause.

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Acupuncture is one of the best methods for pain relief for back pain, herniated disk, sciatica and neck pain.

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Acupuncture is effective for the side effects of chemotherapy. Recall Healing addresses the emotional cause of Cancer.

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Acupuncture treats Hemorrhoids, fissure pain and inflammation while preventing it from reappearing.

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Acupuncture can be used to heal anxiety and calm the nervous system. Recall Healing  heals the emotional cause. 

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Acupuncture is scientifically proven to be effective in fertility treatment. It combines well with herbs and Recall Healing.

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Acupuncture can help to heal the digestive system and relieve constipation without the side effects of laxative drugs.

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Acupuncture can provide pain relief for Fibromyalgia and treat it effectively. Recall Healing  addresses the emotional cause.

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Acupuncture and Recall Healing helps to balance the thyroid in both hypothyroid or hyperthyroid conditions.

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Acupuncture is used to relax the digestive system and to restore balance. Combine with Recall Healing and Nutrition

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Acupuncture can help bring remission in these diseases. Recall Healing will treat the subconscious cause. 

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Acupuncture is very good in healing the respiratory system and to help avoid dependency on drugs.

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Acupuncture is very effective in treating knee problems whether it is due to sport injury or degenerative causes.

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Acupuncture is very effective in treating carpal tunnel syndrome or any wrist or finger problem, including inflammation.

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Acupuncture is widely used for relief in shoulder pain and inflammation treatment, for tendonitis, frozen shoulder and more.

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Acupuncture is very effective in treating tennis elbow pain and inflammation- lateral epicondylitis and golf elbow.

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Acupuncture helps to bring faster healing to Facial paralysis, combined with Tui-na massage for the face.

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Acupuncture is effective for fast recovery from sport injuries. When injury reoccurs, Recall Healing treats the subconscious.

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Hormonal imbalance and gynecological problems are addressed effectively with Acupuncture and Recall Healing.

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Acupuncture can help to  reduce and clear addictions and result in a change to the nervous system.

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About Rebalance

Rebalance is a holistic, family acupuncture clinic in Edmonton. Many people who suffer from an illness or condition go through a process of finding the best way for them to heal with minimum side effects. Many are asking for second opinions and a different, more natural method of healing. With our holistic approach at the Rebalance clinic, we will help you to find your way to real healing. 

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About Elad Shalev

Elad Shalev, R. Ac, is a registered Acupuncturist in Edmonton, Alberta. He is also a Recall Healing practitioner and is the founder of Rebalance Acupuncture Clinic Edmonton. The name Rebalance comes from a combination of Recall Healing and Balance Method Acupuncture. 

After practicing and teaching different types of alternative medicine over the past 20 years in both Israel and Canada, Elad Shalev came to focus his work on two methods: Balance Method Acupuncture and Recall Healing. He found that these methods provide the fastest and most effective results in treating symptoms whilst also addressing and healing the root cause of an illness or issue. 

Elad Shalev is the resident acupuncturist at the West Edmonton Naturopathic Wellness Centre. He offers consultations in Recall Healing both in the clinic and worldwide, via Skype/Zoom.


What is Balance method Acupuncture?

With Balance Method Acupuncture you will find all the advantages of common acupuncture but with faster results. Balance Method also focuses on an overall balancing of the nervous system and uses geometric principles in rebalancing the body. At the beginning of your first appointment, we do a pulse and tongue diagnosis as well as other assessments. The root cause of the disease as seen from a Chinese medicine point of view, is diagnosed, and the treatment can begin. Balance method acupuncture produces fast results because it uses both unique and distal acupuncture points (treating points outside of the area of concern). This allows for faster and more precise results than needling the affected area. For example, for treating the back, we might use acupuncture points on the leg and hand.

 Can acupuncture show immediate results?

In Balance Method Acupuncture one of our goals is to see immediate results in the treatment, especially in cases of pain and inflammation. If results are not seen after a few sessions, we need to reassess the treatment options. Dr. Tan, the founder of Balance method acupuncture, says that acupuncture results should be as fast as the appearance of shadow when you put a stick in the ground.
Some improvement should be seen in every treatment. Although healing abilities are dependent on age and the severity of the condition, Balance Acupuncture will open you to the maximum of your healing abilities.


Conditions Acupuncture can treat:

  • Any pain or inflammation in the body including:
  • Pain in the joints, neck, back, knees, elbows and shoulders.
  • Migraines, headaches, constipation, hemorrhoids, crohn’s disease.
  • Hormone imbalance, menstruation and menopause symptoms.
  • Immune system disorders, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue.
  • Anxiety, stress, depression, insomnia.
  • Maintaining general well-being.

The Benefits of Acupuncture compared to Western medicine:

  • No drugs, prescriptions or chemicals involved.
  • Acupuncture has no side effects.
  • Acupuncture creates harmony in the body and mind
  • Acupuncture treatment is suitable for almost anyone
  • Balance acupuncture can provide fast relief from pain and symptoms
  • It requires almost no recovery time

Acupuncture treatment frequency

The treatment frequency at the acupuncture clinic is usually between one to two times a week and up to three times in acute cases with extreme pain. The frequency of treatment will reduce when improvement is achieved. After healing of the condition, it is recommended to come to maintenance and general balance of body and mind treatments once a month.

Acupuncture session

During an acupuncture session, patients relax while the needles bring balance to his or her body and mind. The relief of symptoms in many cases, is often felt during the session. Chinese Herbal Medicine and nutritional changes may also be recommended in combination with the acupuncture. Acupuncture treatment is received fully clothed either lying or sitting on a massage table or chair, and loose clothing is recommended as sleeves may need to be rolled up for treatments on the arms and legs.

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What is Recall Healing?

Recall Healing consultation is very effective in creating a deeper change in a person’s body, mind and life. Recall Healing takes places through conversation between the client and the Recall Healing specialist. It utilizes a framework in which the Recall Healing specialist helps a person to “recall” and bring awareness to the subconscious, emotional trauma behind their condition or behavior, instead of simply treating the symptoms. When a person comprehends why he or she is ill or has a certain behavior, this is already a big part of the healing process. Bringing awareness to the emotional trauma and subconscious patterns which are often hard for an individual to identify, has shown to have both profound and fast results in transforming and healing many chronic conditions.

 What is the cause of disease?

In Recall Healing we see that disease is not a mistake but rather an evolutionary way of survival, created by the automatic brain to deal with an inner conflict or stress that we weren’t able to resolve ourselves. The way that diseases are formed is true to both animals and humans.

For example: the biological reason for a certain type of breast cancer. A female wolf is worried for her cubs because of many predators coming near to her den. This creates a conflict of survival to her cubs, and to assist her, her automatic brain will multiply the cells of her milk gland, as long as the danger is there, to produce more milk for her cubs. This way they can grow faster and have a greater chance of survival in overcoming the threat. From a medical-point-of-view, she has a breast cancer (Lobular Carcinoma), but from her biological brain-point-of-view, she is saving her cubs. 

Similarly, for humans, an example is that a woman develops a milk gland breast cancer after her fifteen year old son had a motorbike accident and was in a coma for two months. In this case her need to nurture her son is more symbolic than practical. Because the human brain and the subconscious is so complex and, the Recall Healing specialist will need to find where the conflict lies in the subconscious and what it is connected to, as not every women in the same situation will respond physically and emotionally in the same way.

Recall Healing Framework: Factors in exploring the subconscious

There are three main areas of exploring the root cause of the disease or behavioural pattern in our subconscious mind:

  1. The life cycles, events and experiences in our life.
  2. Early childhood and pregnancy, including the parents’ experiences.
  3. Our ancestors and family dating back three generations.

Bringing the cause of the diseases or pattern from the subconscious to the conscious awareness creates a healing in our mind. This may cause the brain to stop using the disease as a survival mechanism, and bring harmony back to the body and mind.  


Recall Healing Consultations

Recall Healing was first used in addressing the emotional cause of different kinds of cancer, but now is widely used to address many physical and mental conditions. It is important to note that compared to acupuncture, in Recall Healing, the patient needs to be more involved with the process. They are asked to complete a special questionnaire and to examine and reestablish connections to events or circumstances in his or her life, recalling situations from the past which may be linked to their current condition. A series of Recall Healing consultations which usually encompasses around 4 to 6 sessions, generally one week apart, can be life changing. Because through this method we can actually heal our subconscious, this has a transformational effect on the physical body as well as in different aspects of the personality and person’s life.

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Does acupuncture work?

Healing the underlying, root cause of disease is necessary to create a deep, fundamental healing. Both Acupuncture and  Recall Healing address disease and issues from the core, creating a fundamental change. With this approach, although it may take a few sessions to notice results, people often notice improvement in other areas of their life such as in sleep, energy levels and emotional balance. We consider the person’s overall wellbeing and not only the disease or condition. Therefore, if there is a major stress factor in the person’s life like in a relationship, work, self-esteem etc., we will consider healing that area of his or her life as part of a holistic approach. 

Acupuncture combined with Recall Healing and other methods

These treatment methods can be received together or separately, depending on the patient’s preferences and the recommendation from Elad Shalev. If needed, other treatment methods can be used. We may also refer you to other therapists in cases where you need other support.

We offer Direct Billing. Acupuncture is covered by most extended health insurance plans.