Attorney General Opinion re: Dry Needling in TX

by Amy Goddard, May 10, 2016


Attorney General Opinion KP-0082
In response to the November 9, 2015 request by the Texas State Board of Acupuncture Examiners (TSBAE) for an Attorney General’s Opinion (RQ-0068-KP) regarding the practice of trigger point dry needling by physical therapists, the Attorney General issued a favorable opinion supporting the PT Board’s authority to determine that trigger point dry needling is within the scope of practice of physical therapy on May 9, 2016.

To read the AG opinion KP-0082, please click here.