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PELVIC FLOOR COURSES

Pelvic Pain Courses

Neurologic Dry Needling for Pelvic Pain and Dysfunction

This advanced specialty course is the culmination of the work and clinical experience of Dr. Yun-tao Ma, Dr. Frank Gargano DPT, and Mark Hernandez, PT. The Integrative Dry Needling (IDN) training program will develop the knowledge and clinical skills required to effectively diagnose and treat painful neuromuscular conditions. This course teaches you to systemically treat pelvic floor, lumbar, lower abdomen and anterior hip in women and men. This also includes lumbopelvic pain related to sport and fitness activities. Our system is built on the foundation of Neurological Dry Needling that provides a logical and systematic process for addressing pelvic pain and dysfunction. As a result, course participants develop an adaptable clinical procedure allowing immediate integration of dry needling into the practice of clinicians wanting to expand their knowledge in this challenging area.  

NOTE *Because this is an advanced level course prior dry needling training is required. The training can be from any accredited dry needling provider, you do not need to have attended an IDN course.

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Pudendal and Perineal nerve regions are addressed for advanced pelvic treatment.


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Peripheral nerve mapping provides a logical and systematic process for addressing pelvic pain and dysfunction.



Because of the neuroanatomy of the pelvic floor the dry needling techniques taught in this course do not require direct needling of the external genitalia and can be performed without disrobing the patient.  


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Why attend this course? 


To improve your understanding on difficult conditions that most clinicians shy away from or do not have the advanced knowledge on how to manage them:


  • Abdominal Pain and Cramping
  • Pelvic,  Lumbar and Hip Pain
  • Bowel Dysfunction - (Bloating & Constipation)
  • Bladder Dysfunction - (Frequency & Urgency)
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Ischial, groin, and abdominal pain related to sports and exercise

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Pelvic Course Participant



Pelvic Course Participant