Recently I’ve had two acupuncturists on my caseload. They are both amazing individuals and I can’t say enough about them and their passion for helping people feel better. As humans, we are all broken and in need of some serious help. I’ve referred numerous people to acupuncture for relief of their symptoms. Different things work for different… Read More Acupuncture is great too!
Many months ago I came across a paper published in Acupuncture in Medicine by Xie et al discussing the quality and consistency of commonly used stainless steel acupuncture needles. After reading it, two things became apparent to me. First, the amount of variance and quality between current acupuncture needles is crazy, and second, there has to be… Read More Not all Dry Needles are Created Equal
Triggerpoint Dry Needling (TDN). For those of you who wonder what the “needles” in my Twitter name @DPTwithNeedles refer to; I don’t knit, I utilize Triggerpoint Dry Needling also known as Functional Dry Needling (FDN). A manual therapist by nature, it has been nothing short of a “game changing” addition to my repertoire of… Read More What is Triggerpoint Dry Needling?