Dry Needling

Dry Needling, so What’s the Point?

April 5th, 2017

What is all this about dry needling(DN)? How long has it been around and how does it work?  We asked the same questions when we became exposed to it back in 2008.  After becoming certified in this procedure, we have seen very positive results utilizing this in conjunction with other treatment techniques in managing and

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Fascial Manipulation Presentation

NAMTPT Fascial Manipulation Presentation

November 15th, 2016

On October 22, 2016 Dr. Colleen Whiteford had the honor of presenting about the science of Fascial Manipulation®  to health care professionals attending the National Association of Myofascial Trigger Point Therapists Annual Conference. She was invited to speak to fellow therapists about her experience with this science and the huge impact it has had on patient care.

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Restless Legs Syndrome

Restless Legs Syndrome

October 11th, 2016

As is often the case with many diagnoses ending in “Syndrome,” Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) can be elusive and challenging to diagnose, treat, and understand. While we sometimes work with patients who come to us primarily for help with RLS (yes, we do treat it), more often they are seeking treatment for some other problem

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Gluteus Minimus

Your Leg Pain May Not Be Sciatica

February 3rd, 2016

Patients often present to our office saying, “My Sciatica is acting up.” This likely stems from the fact that patients turn to the Internet seeking answers regarding their symptoms. Sources on the Internet, such as Dr. Oz, WebMD, and Mayo Clinic, frequently offer some commonly accepted guidelines for diagnosing and treating a condition, and at times

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Serratus Anterior

Nerve Like Symptoms in the Arm

January 14th, 2016

Serratus Anterior I had a patient come in last week with symptoms I recognized but had not seen in a while. It seems he “injured” his neck while shoveling a great deal of gravel before the holidays. He works as an excavator and was trenching a septic system. His chief complaint was “numbness and tingling”

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