The international David G. Simons Academy™, DGSA offers courses in dry needling and manual trigger point therapy worldwide since 1995.
Our courses are designed for Physiotherapists, Medical Doctors and other health care providers. We have a practical focus and a strong scientific background. Our international, experienced instructor team guarantees highest professional and didactical competence. We adhere to the "Swiss Guidelines for save Dry Needling".
The DGSA is named in honour of David G. Simons MD, a true medical pioneer and coauthor of the groundbreaking Trigger Point Manuals. Dr. Simons is cofounder of the DGSA. He was our mentor, teacher and friend for many years. Obituary in the British Medical Journal / Volume 341