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Trigger Point Therapy

Advanced therapy for treating chronic pain and muscle tightness.

Brewer Physical Therapy is committed to offering the latest and most effective treatment modalities for musculoskeletal, acute and chronic pain. Amanda Brewer, DPT and Adam Brewer, DPT are the first physical therapists in Louisiana to offer trigger point dry needling, a highly specialized and proven treatment for chronic pain and discomfort.

Trigger points are extremely irritated contraction knots found in tight bands of muscles. They are a common cause of pain and muscle tightness. Dry needling utilizes a very thin-filament needle, similar to acupuncture. The needle is inserted into the trigger point to elicit an involuntary muscle contraction and induce relaxation.

Trigger point therapy is often used in conjunction with manual therapy and other treatment modalities. Amanda and Adam use trigger point dry needle therapy to treat:

At Brewer Physical Therapy, we have helped people with all types of injuries, chronic pain and muscle tightness live free from pain and discomfort. There’s an excellent chance we can help you, too.

For more information about trigger point dry needling therapy or to schedule an appointment, call Brewer Physical Therapy in Shreveport at (318) 222-8892, in Bossier at (318) 747-8892 and in Minden at (318) 639-9536. 

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Dry Needling Technique for Pain Management

A proven treatment for chronic pain sufferers when nothing else has worked, dry needling is an advanced treatment similar to acupuncture- and our physical therapists are the most experienced in the state of Louisiana when it comes to this technique.

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