How is dry needling used?
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Dry Needling can also be used for spinal conditions in which the underlying pathology may have triggered a movement disorder. This can result in the presence of reduced ROM or pain due to abnormal muscle tone or spasms. Such conditions may include:
Common lower extremity conditions treated with Functional Dry Needling include:
Patellar Femoral Syndrome
Shin-splints, Compartment Syndrome
Common upper extremity conditions treated with Functional Dry Needling include:
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (numbness and tingling in arms and hands)
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Lateral Epicondylitis (tennis elbow)
Medial Epicondylitis (golfers elbow)
Impingement syndromes (rotator cuff, hip impingement)