AT GEORGE STREET CHIROPRACTIC WE OFFER A TREATMENT SIMILAR TO ACUPUNCTURE CALLED DRY NEEDLING, ALSO KNOWN AS MYOFASCIAL TRIGGER POINT TREATMENT OR INTRAMUSCULAR STIMULATION WHERE THE USE OF SOLID FILIFORM NEEDLES ARE USED FOR THE TREATMENT OF MYOFASCIAL PAIN AND TRIGGER POINTS.
Treatment involves placing a fine needle at the site of the trigger point. The advantages of Dry needling are well documented and include an immediate reduction in local, referred and widespread pain, restoration of range of motion and restoration of muscle activation patterns.
Dry needling is an effective and safe treatment for a variety of conditions, which is done according to sound proven procedures. At George Street Chiropractic is used as either a stand-alone treatment or used in conjunction with chiropractic manipulation.
To avail of our Dry Needling treatments make an appointment today with our chiropractor Dr Ken Hamilton by calling 0131 235 2795.