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dry needling vs acupuncture

Dry Needling vs. Acupuncture

To many people, dry needling and acupuncture look similar, but the techniques are different. While both treatments involve the insertion of thin needles into the...

pros and cons of dry needling

Pros and Cons of Dry Needling

Physical therapists have a wealth of tools and techniques at their disposal to help patients feel, move, and function better. Dry needling is one therapy...

what is a muscle knot

What Is a Muscle Knot?

What is a Muscle knot? These stiff, palpable bands of tissue contain a hard nodule in the center. Also referred to as myofascial trigger points,...

Dry Needling for Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar Fasciitis

Everything You Need to Know About Dry Needling for Plantar Fasciitis

Every year, more than two million people are treated for plantar fasciitis in this country. Plantar fasciitis affects the band of tissue that supports the...

How dry needling works
Pain & Conditions

How Dry Needling Works

If you have sore, tight, painful muscle knots, you may benefit from a procedure called dry needling. Performed by a skilled, licensed physical therapist, dry...