Trigger Point Dry Needling
Dry Needling to Alleviate Muscle Pain
Alleviate stubborn muscle knots with dry needling.
You know, the ones that do not go away no matter how much you rub, stretch or try to relax them away.
If it’s right for you, and after a full assessment from your physical therapist a thin filliform needle is inserted directly into trigger points (muscle knot). It causes your muscle to twitch, relieving the tension in the muscle and making the muscle soft and flexible again. It’s followed by movement retraining and strengthening to maintain results.
Dry Needling is not offered as a stand alone service. It is always considered as part of a complete physical therapy treatment plan.
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