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
2. Circulatory/Lymphatic Systems
** 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.