There are so many uses for elastic therapeutic tape, or kinesiology tape, that it has become a standout among the most frequently modalities in physical therapy and sports performance settings.
Elastic therapeutic taping is just one of the things that your physical therapist may recommend alongside other forms of treatment. It involves placing strips of this special tape onto your skin in certain ways. This is different from athletic tape. If your physical therapist has recommended this to supplement your treatment plan, you may be interested to know of its uses and benefits.
Benefits and Uses For Elastic Therapeutic Tape
Now that you know more about the many uses for elastic therapeutic tape...
...if your physical therapist makes this recommendation, you can see and understand the benefits of using it. It can help with everything from sports performance to lymphedema and swelling, depending on the tape used.
When you schedule and appointment with your physical therapist at one of our Empower Physical Therapy locations, he or she will evaluate and assess your condition and help select and place the tape that is right for you.
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