Many clinicians harbor the mistaken impression that female and male pelvic issues always require internal examination and treatment. Dr. Colleen Whiteford explains that orthopedic physical therapists typically do not perform
Pelvic pain affects up to 1/3 of women (not to mention men). Dr. Blair Green explains that when considering sources of pelvic pain, the muscles in the pelvic floor cannot
Impressions from the Dry Needling for Pelvic Pain course.
Classroom impressions of the Myopain Seminars Dry Needling for Pelvic Pain course.
A very long history of disabling testicular pain resolved after dry needling of the abdominal muscles.
Dry needling of the hip flexors objectively improved hip extension as seen with the Thomas Test.
Dry needling of the gluteal muscles and tensor fascia latae.
Dry needling of the iliacus and tensor fascia latae muscles improved hip internal rotation.
Immediate increase in hip abduction strength following dry needling of the gluteal muscles.