Dry needling is a treatment designed to ease muscular pain and relieve knots in tight muscles.
During a dry needling sessions, our trained practitioners will insert small, thin needles into the trigger points of your muscles or tissue.
Dry needling helps release the knot and relieve any muscle pain or spasms. The needles will only remain in your skin for a short period of time.
Benefits Of Dry Needling
This negative pressure has many benefits including:
- Relief from muscular pain and stiffness.
- Easing trigger points may improve flexibility.
- Encourages blood flow to stagnant muscles.
- May improve range of motion.
Dry needling is often used to treat sports injuries, muscle pain / tightness and even fibromyalgia pain.
Note: Cupping can be added to any of our Thai Massage treatments – please contact us for further information by calling 0413 064 026.
Mild side effects are very common with dry needling but serious side effects are rare.
The most common side effects around the injection site include:
- temporary soreness