Dr Demanet is a sports medicine physician with more than 35 years of experience of working with athletes of many different sports. He is trained in orthopedic medicine, dry needling, myofascial therapy, and various soft tissue approaches. Dr Demanet founded several trigger point organizations in Belgium, including “Trigger,” which is a post-graduate continuing education company specializing in dry needling courses, and the Belgian Myopain Society Trigger, an association of licensed Myofascial Therapists. In 2009, he expanded his clinical practice by adding Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, which he later combined with his myofascial-based practice and teaching dry needling. He is a co-author of the two-volume book Myofascial Therapy: Triggerpoints.