What is Dry Needling?
Dry Needling is a skilled intervention
What are the needles like?
The needles used for Dry Needling are very different from those used to inject
How does dry needling work?
Dry Needling is proposed to work through the following physiological responses:
Increased blood flow to the localized area
Small, localized lesions lead to increased cell migration and stimulates the healing response
Reduced band tautness in muscles due to normalizing the length tension relationship of the muscle
Releases pain modulators to reduce the brains perception of pain
What can dry needling help?
Dry Needling can be an effective treatment technique for many different issues. Some common issues that are typically treated with Dry Needling include:
- Low Back Pain
- Neck Pain
- Joint Pain or Stiffness
- Plantar Fasciitis
- Trigger Points/Muscle Tightness
Don’t see your ailment on this list? Just ask!
Can I come just for dry needling?
Dry needling is typically just part of the treatment plan during physical therapy, however, some utilize it for pain control, sore muscles from training, and joint stiffness. Dry needling is available on a cash pay basis at the following rates:
15 Min session: $30
30 Min session: $50
45 Min session: $75
Treatment session lengths are dependent on the goals of the treatment, the treatment area, and whether it is your first time or not.
Physical Therapists ready and available – Call us today: 989-662-7517 to set up an appointment.