Agencies | Governor
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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7/25/19  7:17 pm
Commenter: Barbara Brunson

Fully support Physical Therapist use of Dry Needling

The use of dry needling in Physical Therapist and Acupuncture address different needs and should be available to patients in both specialties. Dy needling as part of a comprehensive physical therapy regimen as prescribed by our orthopedic surgeon has proven extremely successful for muscle pain and range of motion for myself and my husband. 

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