Occupational Therapists help people across the lifespan participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities (occupations).
What Is It?
The therapist works closely with patients to educate, maximize independence, maintain health and obtain adaptive equipment necessary to help with everyday skills. The treatment focuses on developing and restoring independence with daily living, including activities such as bathing, dressing, homemaking, writing, driving and work skills.
What are the Benefits?
Dry needling is an effective pain management tool and a way of stimulating healing in injured areas. Physical therapists use dry needling to effectively treat various ailments, from headaches and chronic back pain to tendonitis and plantar fasciitis.