Kinesiology taping is a specialized form of taping that has been used in various chiropractic, physical therapy, medical, and orthopedic clinics for many years. Not only has kinesiology taping been utilized in a variety of health care facilities, world class athletes have also recognized its benefits. The primary purpose of kinesiology taping is to not only provide support for joints and muscles, but also to aid in the elimination of pain and increase both lymph drainage and blood flow.

Some common conditions that have been shown to benefit from kinesiology taping include:

  • Conditions causing muscular dysfunction

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome

  • Low back and neck pain

  • Shoulder problems

  • Knee problems

  • Patella dysfunctions

  • Plantar fasciitis

  • Post surgery stabilization

  • Support for ankle sprains

  • Reduction of swelling

  • Tennis elbow

  • Whiplash injuries