Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Physical Therapy
Regulations Governing the Practice of Physical Therapy [18 VAC 112 ‑ 20]
Action Practice of dry needling
Stage Proposed
Comment Period Ends 7/26/2019
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7/23/19  3:00 pm
Commenter: Lowell Chaney

I strongly support the use of Dry Needling by Physical Therapists.

I have have received dry needling treatment for acute pain & received instantaneous relief. It is very effective. My physical therapist was highly trained in the technique & I had no concerns about the safety of the procedure. 

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