Nathaniel Ried owner of Ried Physical Therapy
Human skull and spine
Dry needling on womans face
Dry needling on mans head

Have questions or want to enroll over the phone? Call: (817) 380-8077 (Leave a message on Voicemail for after hours)

Course Objectives:
  •  Acomprehensive physical examination of the head, neck and upper thoracic regions
  • Mechanisms and characteristics of headache, neck jaw, and shoulder pain and the related patient behavior
  •  Manipulations/Dry Needling to the neck, cranio-facial, upper thoracic spine, as well as mobilizations to the cranium
  • Discuss and present cases with spinal dysfunction
  • Describe the indication and contraindications of spinal manipulation/dry needling
  • Discuss the role of therapeutic exercise and preventative measures in the management of spinal dysfunction,especially with regard to posture

Dr. Nathaniel Ried, PT, DPT, CFC, CSCS, Cert. DN

Owner/Physical Therpist

Nathaniel has extensive training and is certified in clinical soft tissue manipulation, myofascial release, spine mobilization/manipulation, manual lymphatic drainage, and trigger point therapy.  Nathaniel is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and is certified in Dry Needling.  He is a big believer in continuing education and has developed an interest in treating Vestibular (vertigo and balance) and Craniofacial (neck, Jaw, face dysfunction) patients.

Nathaniel is only one of four physical therapists in the state of Texas to be certified in Cranio-mandibular Head, Neck, and Facial Pain from the University of St. Augustine. University of St. Augustine has the only university  accredited post-doctural Cranio-mandibular Head, Neck, and Facial Pain program in the nation. Dr. Mariano Rocobado created the Cranio-mandibular, Head, Neck, Facial Pain Certification Program at St. Augustine University. Dr. Mariano Rocabado is a leading international expert in the field of TMD and Craniofacial Pain

With a previous history of chronic headaches, Nathaniel has a passion for treating headache patients and has used his previous education and training to develop a unique Headache Program.

Things You Will Learn

  1. Review Structure and Active Movements
  2. Mid-Cervival Palpation PIVM
  3. Mid-Cervical Manipulation/Dry Neelding
  4. Subcraniel Special Tests and Manipulation/Dry Needling
  5. Cervico-thoracic PIVM
  6. Cervico-thoracic Manipulation/Dry Needling
  7. Cranio-Facial Manipulation/Dry Needling

Advanced Dry Needling & Manual Therapy of the Cranio Facial, Cervical and Thoracic Spine

Do you have patients with head, neck, or jaw pain?

Join us for this 6 hour course! 

This course will focus on Advanced Dry Needling & Manual Therapy as well as Evidence Based Treatment of the Head, Neck, and Jaw. 

Date: Jan 18, 2020; 9 am-3:30 pm

Location: Ried Physical Therapy @4900 Overton Ridge Blvd. #200. Fort Worth, TX 76132. Price:$299