What is Dry Needling?

Dry needling is a technique physical therapists use for the treatment of pain and movement impairments. The technique uses a needle, one without medication or injection, inserted through the skin into areas of the muscle.

Dry Needling, combined with manual physical therapy treatment, can help the following conditions:

  • Acute and Chronic Tendonitis

  • Athletic and Sports-related Overuse Injuries

  • Post-surgical Pain

  • Post-traumatic Injuries, Motor Vehicle Accidents, and Work-Related Injuries

  • Chronic Pain Conditions

  • Headaches and Whiplash

  • Lower Back Pain

  • Frozen Shoulder

  • Tennis Elbow

  • Muscle Spasms

  • Fibromyalgia

  • Sciatic Pain

  • Hip Pain

  • Knee Pain

  • Repetitive Strain Injuries

  • TMJ

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

  • Many Other Neuromusculoskeletal Conditions