The Mayo Clinic now has qualified acupuncturists working at their medical centers (like Dr. Mick, they hold a minimum of a Master's degree in acupuncture from a regionally accredited acupuncture college - and are not chiropractors).
The AMA adopted a policy that said physical therapists and other non-physicians practicing dry needling should – at a minimum – have standards that are similar to the ones for training, certification and continuing education that exist for acupuncture. Dr. Mick has completed over 5,500 hours of formal graduate education and supervised clinical training in dry needling (acupuncture) while completing both a Master's and Doctoral degree in the field of acupuncture (dry needling). Please be aware that most physical therapists in the Huntsville area have less than 50 hours of training, often obtained in a brief weekend continuing education course. Most chiropractors in the region typically have