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Use of Electrical Stimulation in the Presence of Metal

Have you ever wanted to dry needle someone who has implanted metal in that region? This might be from previous internal fixation, surgical clips, pacemaker, implanted spinal cord stimulator or other surgical procedure? To go one step further, have you ever wanted to use an electrical stimulator or [...]

2020-03-17T10:44:58+11:00March 17th, 2020|Insights|0 Comments

What age is too old to dry needle?

Have you ever had an older patient you wanted to needle? Ever wondered if you could needle them? What is considered old, or rather what is considered too old for needling? Is there a cut off point at which we would no longer needle a patient? To re-iterate [...]

2020-02-20T10:32:51+11:00February 20th, 2020|Insights|0 Comments

How many needles is too many

This question comes up from time to time on our courses. How many needles or needle insertions we should say would we typically use in a treatment session. And most importantly how many needles is too many? Maybe we should add to this list is how many needles [...]

2020-01-29T13:36:11+11:00January 29th, 2020|Insights|0 Comments