Dry needling

Dry needling as a technique which uses fine gauge and often pain-free needles to stimulate the body’s own natural mechanisms for pain relief. It involves combining detailed knowledge of anatomy and careful palpation skills to locate myofascial trigger points throughout the body and gently inserting single use needles directly into the ‘knot’ or ‘trigger point’. This causes the knot to relax and pain relieving chemicals, produced naturally in the body, to flood the area.…