Dry Needling in Holly Springs
WHAT IS DRY NEEDLING?
The muscle is stimulated which produces a twitch in a very quick release of the muscle. Once this process is done the muscle activity dramatically reduces resulting in a relaxed and decreased amount of pain and dysfunction. This reduction in pain is related to the removal of muscular compression on the joint nerve and vascular tissue. Some theories say that dry needling also stimulates the release of endogenous opioids and initiates a new recovery process.
CAN DRY NEEDLING HURT?
In very few cases there can be some level of discomfort however that is short-lived and the benefits far outweigh the discomfort.
IS DRY NEEDLING SAFE FOR ME?
At Elite Spine and Wellness in Holly Springs, we go to great heights to ensure safety, we will discuss your needs and concerns and make certain you are in full control of the process. Take comfort in knowing we’ve passed the necessary board exams and have a comprehensive understanding of anatomy. We abide by strick OSHA standards, use personal protective equipment and hold to the highest standard of safety.
HOW WILL I FEEL AFTER HAVING TREATMENT DONE IN HOLLY SPRINGS NC?
There may be some soreness immediately after care as well as the next day in specific areas of the body where the needles were inserted. This is common however it does not always occur the soreness may vary depending on the area of the body that was treated and also varies person-to-person and sometimes feels like you had an intense workout at the gym. Occasionally patients can experience some bruising with the soreness. A patient may feel tired nauseous emotional and or somewhat “out of it” after treatment. This is normal after treatment and usually only last an hour sometimes two after the treatment.
WHAT EXACTLY IS DRY NEEDLING?
Dry needling is a specific protocol that uses a solid filament needle to treat muscle trigger points which are creating pain and discomfort. A muscle trigger point is a highly localized hyper irritable spot very tight band of muscle skeletal fibers. These trigger points which are located throughout the body play a role in producing and sustaining feelings of discomfort and pain. Triggerpoints can develop and muscle for A muscle trigger point is a highly localized hyper irritable spot very tight band of muscle skeletal fibers. These trigger points which are located throughout the body play a role in producing and sustaining feelings of discomfort and pain. Triggerpoints can develop in muscle for a variety of reasons including referred or local pain, inflammation, tissue injury or other causes. Research done in the United States has shown that trigger points were the main causal factor of pain and Discomfort in as many as 85% of pain related appointments with their primary care doctor.
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