Dry needling is a technique that looks similar to acupuncture. It is a treatment modality where a single use, ultra-fine needle is inserted into a muscle to break through active muscular trigger points (muscle knots).
Benefits of Dry Needling
- Dry needling reduces the irritability and hyperactivity of the nervous system to alleviate discomfort.
- Removes active muscular trigger points.
- Reduces tone of overactive muscles contributing to bio-mechanical dysfunction.