What is Dry Needling?

Dry Needling is a western form of “Acupuncture”. Acupuncture is based on traditional Chinese medicine which occurs along the meridian system. Alternatively Dry Needling is based on western neuroanatomy and modern scientific study of the musculoskeletal and nervous system. Much research has been written on Dry Needling by Janet Travell, MD, David Simons, MD, Peter Baldry, MD, and Karel Lewit, MD.


Dry Needling can be a powerful adjunctive treatment. Charlie your chiropractor will do a thorough new patient examination on you, and it might be immediately recommended that you have dry needling along side your chiropractic adjustment. It is also something you can request from the beginning. You may be recommended dry needling later on in your treatement too.

How it improves function and reduces pain:
1. A dry needle is applied to muscular trigger points this causes it to relax through disruption of the motor endplate.
2. A local healing response is caused by the needle. This will heal a dysfunctional, painful tissue,
3. Pain is blocked when the neural pathway is stimulated.Add the main advantages of your business that make it unique and the best. Add text why customers have to choose your products or services and what benefits they will get after the product is purchased. Write your own text, style it and press Done.