Attend the Live Training
May 17-19, 2024 or October 11-13, 2024

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Course Blueprint

  • Complete the DNX Level 1 Course

    This course requires that you have completed at least 25hrs of in-person instruction in Dry Needling and successfully completed a Clean Needle Technique course. If you have not attended the DNX Level 1 course, you must provide proof of 25hr course completion and clean needle technique training in order to attend the live event.

  • Attend a 2.5 Day Hands-On Course

    During the live hands-on workshop, you'll work through each segment of the body and practice clinical trigger-point dry needling of every major muscle group. Through this "learn by doing" methodology, you'll be well-prepared to begin utilizing what you've learned with your patients right away.

  • Who Can Take This Course?

    This program is specifically for doctors, doctoral/professional students, and other licensed health care professionals who can perform dry needling as part of their scope of practice. Students must be in their final year of school, must have successfully completed all basic anatomy, biomechanics and physiology coursework and have completed at least 25hrs of in-person instruction in Dry Needling and clean needle technique.

Course Instructors

Gary Estadt, DC, DABCA, DACRB

Managing Partner, FusionCare LLC

Dr. Gary Estadt has been a practicing chiropractor for over 42 years. He is Board Certified in both Chiropractic Rehabilitation and Chiropractic Acupuncture. After retiring from private practice, he was hired to initiate the Chiropractic Acupuncture program at the Cleveland VA Medical Center. He is currently the President of Estadt Healthcare Consulting, LLC and a managing partner in Fusion Care LLC. In his professional capacity, he has served as President of the Council on Chiropractic Acupuncture for the ACA, President of the American Board of Chiropractic Acupuncture, and President of the Ohio State Chiropractic Association. He helped develop the Dry Needling Codes that were accepted by the AMA CPT Coding Committee in 2018. Dr. Estadt currently does extensive lecturing on acupuncture, neuromuscular trigger point dry needling, and manual therapy & rehab. His lectures, both in the chiropractic and medical communities, offer a unique and innovative approach to the treatment of NMS conditions. In his spare time, Dr. Estadt is a musician, avid golfer and skier.

Registration Options

All options include access to Clean Needle Technique Certification (if not previously completed) and attendance in the live hands-on course. Installment plans must be paid-in-full before the live course. After you complete registration, you'll be automatically directed to a form to select and confirm your course date.

Choose from Two Course Dates:
May 17-19, 2024
October 11-13, 2024

Hosted by:
Texas Chiropractic College
5912 Spencer Hwy Pasadena, TX 77505

Friday: 4:00PM - 8:00PM
Saturday: 8:00AM - 8:00PM
Sunday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Ligon Building Room LB4

Up to 25hrs of CE Credit Available in Texas and Many other states - check CE Approvals page for details.