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Posted on 09-12-2017
Kinesio tape is a product that was developed in the 1970s by a chiropractor in Japan. The technique of using Kinesio tape came to worldwide attention during the 2008 Olympics. Since that time, the use of Kinesio tape has become a widespread phenomenon, and Rocktape is recognized as the premier brand, known for its quality and wearability.
Rock tape is highly elastic and can be used to improve both posture and muscle movement. Tri-County Chiropractic & Rehabilitation uses Rock tape to support injuries during healing and, as well as to improve the function of areas of the body that may have been weakened by previous injuries.
Rock tape can be used for a number of purposes. It can be used to relieve pain from injuries that have been sustained from work accidents, sports accidents or auto accidents. Rock tape can help to reduce inflammation and swelling from these injuries, so individuals can move more freely and more comfortably.
It can also be used to improve posture, supporting muscles that have been weakened by disuse. Rock tape is also used to prevent muscle fatigue, from overuse or from exercise needed to improve range of motion after injury. In these ways, Rock tape can be a helpful adjunct for other forms of chiropractic care.
Rock tape used on affected areas of the body can be used to alter the perception of pain, so patients can continue their normal activities more comfortably. The tape works by compressing and lifting the layers of the skin beneath it, which reduces inflammation and swelling. It can also help to prevent muscle fatigue, which can occur when one set of muscles compensates for injuries to an adjacent set.
We offer a range of chiropractic techniques to relieve pain and improve function, including manual adjustment, massage therapy, corrective exercise, taping, lifestyle recommendations and nutritional support. We treat a variety of conditions, such as back pain, neck pain, arthritis, auto accident injuries, sports injuries and other problems.
Contact Tri-County Chiropractic & Rehabilitation Pottstown today at 610-327-8090 for an appointment to discuss how Rock tape can help relieve your discomfort and improve your physical function.
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