Kinesio taping is a technique used to support an injured muscle or joint, and it is common in the athletic community, but not everyone in St. Petersburg may be familiar with it. Maybe you have noticed someone competing in a sport, either in person or on television, with what looks like tape on their legs, arms, or back. Instead of wrapping your next strain, consider talking to a chiropractor about rehabilitating the injury using this method.
Those who are not accustomed to this treatment may overlook it, so let us discuss what Kinesio taping is. The material is elastic, and its flexibility allows you to move as you normally would, all while supporting the muscular structure without constriction.
Not only is it used to provide pain relief, but it also promotes the body’s natural healing process. Few St. Petersburg residents have the luxury of taking bed rest, so they must continue to go through their daily routine. Movement and overuse can aggravate the problem and potentially make it worse than it is already. By utilizing this technique, you can speed up your recovery.
Benefits of this method include:
If you are not familiar with this technique, you might still be curious about it. When you come in for a consultation, we can answer any questions you may have. Some of our clients want to know:
You may be a competitive athlete who needs physical therapy or, perhaps, you were in a car accident have symptoms of whiplash. Whatever the case, the team at Reza Chiropractic can assist you. We understand that our patients in St. Petersburg have individual needs. That is why every treatment plan is different. Yours may include services like: