Essentials of Myofascial Trigger Point Acupuncture

Date: TBD. Please let us know of your interest in a live or distance-learning version of this class.

Billed yearly until cancelled


  • Acupuncture and myofascial trigger point needling: what's the difference?
  • History and physical exam findings, indications for needling of myofascial trigger points
  • Safety, side-effects, contraindications, cautions, patient education and informed consent
  • Techniques for locating and needling myofascial trigger points
  • Ways to develop skills in myofascial trigger point needling
  • East-West anatomy and physiology of myofascial trigger points

Lateral elbow and forearm pain is used as a clinical an example