Dry Needling - Background and Theory

Dry needling is fast becoming a standard treatment tool for the management of musculoskeletal pain.  Like any treatment tool, it’s important to have a good grasp of the concepts before learning the technical skills.

In this five hour online course, our expert presenter Dr Matthew Cotchett provides a comprehensive background to the practice of dry needling.  The focus of this course is the lower limb and foot, but the background and principles apply to dry needling generally.  The course includes:

  • Video presentations by Dr Matthew Cotchett
  • Quizzes to test your knowledge
  • Case studies
  • Journal articles to download and read

The Modules

  1. Myofascial Pain
  2. Trigger Point Dry Needling
  3. Evidence for Effectiveness
  4. Preparation for Treatment
  5. Case Studies
  6. Practical Resources

For more information

Email our podiatry CPD co-ordinator - josh@medcast.com.au or phone us on 1300 652 046.

CPD Made Easy

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