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Refuse to allow your pain or injury to restrict your potential.

At Belleville’s Revive Physio Care, we empower you to take control of your recovery. Our holistic team approach is designed to assist you in conquering the most significant challenges that hinder a pain-free rehabilitation and optimal performance.

  1. Alleviating aches, pain, and discomfort.
  2. Restoring mobility and agility to overcome limitations.
  3. Building solid foundations for comprehensive full-body  movement training.
  4. Enhancing stamina to unlock your maximum performance potential.
How Does Dry Needling(GTT)  Help With Pain Relief?

The Gokavi Transverse Technique (GTT), also known as Gokavi Transverse Technique – Intramuscular Stimulation (GT-IMS), is a manual therapy technique used to treat myofascial pain and trigger points.  It is called “dry” needling because no medication or solution is injected through the needles, distinguishing it from traditional acupuncture.

In the GTT, a fine, sterilized acupuncture needle is inserted transversely into the muscle, targeting specific trigger points or areas of muscular tension. The needle is then manipulated gently in a transverse direction, stimulating the muscle fibers and promoting relaxation. This technique aims to release tight knots and reduce muscle tension, providing pain relief and restoring normal muscle function.

The GTT is often used in conjunction with other treatment modalities, such as stretching exercises and therapeutic ultrasound, to optimize results. It is primarily utilized by trained healthcare professionals, including physiotherapists in Belleville and other manual therapists, who have undergone specific training in the Gokavi Transverse Technique.

The Right Treatments for You
Dry needling offers several potential advantages as a therapeutic technique:

1. Pain Relief: Dry needling can provide effective pain relief by targeting trigger points and releasing muscle tension. The insertion of the needle can stimulate the body’s natural pain modulation mechanisms and promote the release of endorphins, which are natural pain-relieving substances.

2. Improved Muscle Function: By targeting trigger points and tight muscle bands, dry needling can help improve muscle function and flexibility. It can restore proper muscle length and activation, allowing for more efficient movement patterns.

3. Enhanced Circulation: The insertion of needles can promote local blood flow to the targeted area, facilitating the delivery of oxygen and nutrients while removing waste products. Improved circulation can aid in tissue healing and recovery.

4. Complementary Treatment: Dry needling can be used alongside other treatments, such as physical therapy or exercise, to enhance their effectiveness. It can help reduce pain and muscle tension, allowing individuals to engage in therapeutic exercises and activities with less discomfort.

5. Minimally Invasive: Dry needling involves the use of thin, solid needles, resulting in minimal tissue disruption. Compared to other invasive procedures, such as injections, dry needling carries a lower risk of complications and side effects.

6. Versatility: Dry needling can be applied to various musculoskeletal conditions, including myofascial pain syndrome, muscular strains, tendonitis, and sports-related injuries. It can be utilized in different areas of the body, depending on the individual’s specific needs.

It’s important to note that the effectiveness of dry needling can vary depending on the individual and the condition being treated. It is recommended to seek a qualified healthcare professional trained in dry needling to ensure safe and effective treatment.

Quality care is our mission
The Persevering Journey Towards Self-Enhancement

Our fundamental principle revolves around a functional framework. This approach focuses on rectifying and enhancing basic movement patterns before advancing strength, power, endurance, speed, and technical abilities. By doing so, we aim to prevent injuries caused by compensatory movements.

By identifying flawed movement patterns, a more comprehensive recovery can be achieved, leading to enhanced injury prevention.


By accurately retraining movement patterns, a solid groundwork is established to effectively enhance athletic performance.
By optimizing the execution of your activities, you can achieve greater efficiency and yield superior results both in the gym and during direct physical engagements.
How It Works
Embark on a journey towards achieving optimal performance without pain. Pathway To Pain-Free Performance
1. Book Your Appointment
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2. Map out your unique action plan.
Collaborate with our experienced staff to develop a personalized plan that caters to your individual performance and recovery aspirations.
3. Triumph over your objectives.
Experience the liberation from pain, enhanced mobility, and achieve unprecedented performance heights.
Collaborative Teamwork
Embarking on the journey requires the guidance of an experienced team.
At Revive Physio Care, we adopt a holistic team approach to assist individuals throughout their path from recovery to achieving optimal outcomes. We strive to provide a deep understanding of the underlying causes of any issues, create tailored plans for resolution, and motivate individuals to surpass their previous limits.

Our clients are our primary focus, and their empowerment is at the core of our endeavors. We are dedicated to helping them reach their highest potential, enabling them to overcome obstacles and lead enriched lives both in their athletic pursuits and beyond.

The journey from Injury to Unparalleled Excellence

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For the past decade, Revive Physio Care has been dedicated to providing exceptional services to the communities of Quinte West and Belleville.
199 Dundas St E, Belleville, ON K8N 1E2