Why Use Dry Needling?
Sonoma Acupuncture Integrative Health is the only provider in the Las Cruces, New Mexico area with extensive training and experience in both Dry Needling and Orthopedic Acupuncture.
An initial consultation with Dr. Janet Quintanilla is required to find out if you are a candidate for Dry Needling. If you are determined to be a candidate, we can perform your first procedure the same day.
Dry Needling is quick and painless, you’re in and out of the office in 30 minutes.
The number of procedures you will need will vary based on your specific condition, the amount of time you’ve had it, etc.
Once you are evaluated, Dr. Janet Quintanilla will analyze your presentation and give you an estimate of the number of treatments likely needed based on clinically evidence based data.
The Dry Needling process is repeated 2-4 time a week until maximum improvement is seen. Then a maintenance regimen is often prescribed to prevent recurrence. Maintenance may be as little as 1-2 times per month.
Dry Needling can and often results in a complete absence of symptoms, even in severe pain conditions that have been present for years.
Dry Needling Therapy is most effective when paired with Acupuncture Therapy simultaneously.
Patients suffering from any kind of pain, stiffness, soreness, limited range of motion, tight muscles, or to prevent injury are considered as candidates for Dry Needling.
Yes! Dry Needling is used post operatively everyday across the world. It actually helps you to heal faster. Studies show acupuncture and dry needling can speed up healing by 5 times.
We are out of network with all insurance companies and do not bill third party or private insurance directly. We can provide you with a super bill that you can submit to your insurance company for possible reimbursement. The good news is, that you are the one in charge of what procedures you get, not an insurance company, and acupuncture treatment is very affordable.