Dry needling in the treatment of many pathologies
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT DRY NEEDLING AT TRAIN BOSTON
Dry needling at Train Boston is administered within the framework of western musculoskeletal diagnoses, not within the theoretical framework of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), and not for the purpose of altering the flow of Qi or energy along traditional Chinese meridians.
WHY DRY NEEDLING?
At Train Boston our certified practitioners implement dry needling in the treatment of many pathologies.
HOW IS DRY NEEDLING PERFORMED?
Dry needling techniques can assist in treating soft tissue trigger points, spasm, radiculopathy, hypersensitivity, tissue edema, and biomechanical balance.
WHAT ARE SOME CONDITIONS DRY NEEDLING BENEFITS?
Some specific neuromusculoskeletal conditions include: whiplash-associated disorders, cervicogenic headaches, tension-type headaches, migraine headaches, facet joint syndromes, cervical radiculopathy, mechanical neck pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, shoulder impingement syndrome, lateral epicondylalgia, temporomandibular dysfunction, mechanical low back pain, multifidus dysfunction, primary piriformis syndrome, acute lumbar radiculopathy (“sciatica”), hip dysfunction, knee osteoarthritis, patellofemoral pain syndrome, medial collateral ligament injuries, “shin splints”, ankle “sprains”, Achilles tendinosis, and plantar fasciitis.