Dry needling in pediatrics: idiopathic toe walker To Parent Forum July 18, 2018 at 4:34 pm #17256 kinnarivoraMember Hello everyone, Any research/ experience/insight for dry needling for gastroc/ Achillis for toe walker. Pt is a 7 year old, idipathic toe walker. neuro ruled out. Much appreciate! Thanks Kinnari Vora July 20, 2018 at 8:00 am #17275 Frank GarganoParticipant Sorry, I have not had experience treating that and I am not aware of any research that addresses that specific issue. I will open that up to the forum to see if we have an pediatric practitioners. July 23, 2018 at 2:20 pm #17332 kinnarivoraMember Thank you! July 23, 2018 at 8:17 pm #17337 JpopowichMember Check for retained primitive reflexes ….. could have a retained Babinski Reflex which needs a brain based approach to correct July 31, 2018 at 12:50 pm #17436 kinnarivoraMember Thanks John. Not positive but a good reminder. Definitely has some sensory seeking behavior. You must be logged in to reply to this topic.