Dry Needling

The Board will provide additional information regarding the Dry Needling Registration Process in the coming weeks.

Dry Needling Registration Application Form.


  • Dry Needling Regulations​ ​​

    The Dry Needling Regulations promulgated the Maryland Board of Physical Therapy Examiners are effective as of June 19, 2017.   This includes the Standards of Practices in Performing Dry Needling.

  • Dry Needling Continuing Education​

    Registration of Minimum Education and Training Necessary to Perform Dry Needling has a one-year delayed effective date and will become effective October 1, 2018.

If you have specific questions regarding the dry needling regulations, please email them to: mdh.dryneedling@maryland.gov .  The Board will develop a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document based upon inquiries sent to the email address. - (Revised 8/17)