About Us

Dr. Jan Dommerholt

Introduced Dry Needling to the USA in 1997

Jan Dommerholt lecturing
  • Teaches dry needling in many countries around the globe
  • Is the recipient of the 2014 Henry O. and Florence P. Kendall Practice Award by the American Physical Therapy Association
  • Some of his favorite lines: “There are no dangerous muscles; there are only dangerous clinicians” and “Don’t be afraid of anatomy...”
  • Is the recipient of the 2016 Janet G. Travell Excellence in Education Award by the National Association of Myofascial Trigger Point Therapists.
  • Is an Honorary Member of the Iranian Physiotherapy Association
  • Has given over 60 lectures at conferences in the US, Canada, Mexico, Chile, India, Iran, Belgium, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, Dubai, Qatar, among others.
  • Has published 5 books, more than 120 articles and nearly 80 book chapters.
Our Story

The Story Behind Myopain Seminars

Myopain Seminars started as the Janet G. Travell, MD Seminar Series℠ course series in back in 1996. We introduced dry needling to Spain in 1996, to the US in 1997 and next, in many other countries. Here is our story.

Our Experience
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National Partners

Myopain Seminars has many corporate partners in the United States.

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International Partners

Myopain Seminars has partnered with healthcare and continuing education providers throughout the world.

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Accrediting Agencies

Myopain Seminars is certified by several  leading accreditation agencies.