Evidence shows that acupuncture succesfully treats conditions such and back and neck pain, and other
Musculoskeletal acupuncture, also known as dry needling, with focus only on the musculoskeletal system, is a natural, usually painless, technique, using sterile needles, based on stimulating acupuncture points and muscle trigger points in order to provide relief from chronic muscle spasms and pain. It is generally considered safe when used correctly.
How can muscular skeletal acupuncture help me?
As part of integrated approach along with chiropractic care, musculoskeletal acupuncture can help release the pain and inflammation in your muscles, tendons and ligaments, whether it be from to a particular sporting injury, work-related or a long term injury. Musculoskeletal acupuncture will help to encourage the body’s natural healing process by releasing muscle knotting and tension.
Musculoskeletal acupuncture can help you with any of the following concerns you may have:
–Neck and Shoulder pain
–Elbow or wrist pain
–Piriformis muscle pain (in the gluteus area)
–Calf or ankle pain
–Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI)