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Hip pain – dry needling vs. cortisone injection

A recent study in the Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy found that cortisone injections to the lateral hip in the trochanteric bursa did not provide greater pain relief or reduction in functional limitations compared to dry needling performed by a physical therapist.  They concluded that the bursa may not be the source of […]

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Vote db Ortho PT Best of Monmouth!

6 weeks left to vote for us as the Best Physical Therapy practice in Monmouth County! Select Beauty and Wellness Category Select physical therapist in drop down menu Write in db Orthopedic Physical Therapy http://healthandlifemags.com/monmouth/December-2016/Vote-for-the-Best-of-Monmouth/

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Dry Needling update – NJ BPTE ruled today to allow a grace period before PT’s are required to stop performing dry needling.

In order to ensure continuity of care for the patients we treat, the NJ Board of Physical Therapy Examiners ruled today to allow a grace period tentatively set until Jan 31, 2018 before PT’s must stop performing dry needling in NJ in accordance of the NJ Attorney General opinion recently released.  After numerous patients testified, […]

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