Wednesday, 19 December 2018 / Published in Blog-En, Treatment Methods
Written by Randy Atmo, Orthomedix A hernia is a lesion (damage) to one of the intervertebral discs in the spinal column. The spinal column consists of 33 vertebrae: 7 cervical vertebrae, 12 thoracic vertebrae, 5 lumbar vertebrae, the sacrum (a fusion of 5 vertebrae) and the coccyx (a fusion of 4 vertebrae). In between each
Wednesday, 19 December 2018 / Published in Blog-En, Treatment Methods
Written by Randy Atmo, Orthomedix One of the therapeutic modalities used at Orthomedix is dry needling. Dry needling is a technique whereby acupuncture needles are inserted into the skin without using any solution, hence the name. This technique originated in Canada in the 70’s and was developed by Dr. C. Chann Gunn. In 2007 this