Kinesio Tape Kinesio Tape and the KT Method were founded by Dr. Kenzo Kase. Motivated by the desire for a product with a unique set of characteristics not found anywhere else, Dr. Kase (Chiropractor) created a treatment that is embraced around the globe.
Some specific facts about Kinesio Tape:
** 85% of applications are non-athletic ** Kinesio Tex Tape is 100% latex free ** Five Main physiological effects of Kinesio Tex Tape are 1. Skin 2. Circulatory/Lymphatic Systems 3. Fascia 4. Muscle 5. Joint ** The skin is the largest sensory organ in the body
Dr. Jerry McConnell and Dr. Kathleen McConnell have passed the examinations as a Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner (CKTP) - see certificates dated 3/18/2010.
Locally in Pittsburgh, there are a limited number of CKTP practitioners.
Treatment of Shoulder Pain, Hip Pain, Plantar Fascitis, carpel tunnel, low back pain, sciatica, lymph edema, joint and ligament corrections.
From Professional Athletes to Weekend Warriors, Kinesio Tape can be an effective tool in your treatment plan. Ask one of the doctors today about adding this as an option of care.
Squirrel Hill Chiropractic Care, Inc., 2728 Murray Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15217 (412) 521-4455 Fax (412) 521-4897 (c) 2009 Squirrel Hill Chiropractic, Inc.
"The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease." -- Thomas Edison