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Taping Techniques

 
Kinesio taping 
APPOINTMENTS: (203) 230-9226 or rehabwithapro@gaylord.org 

Therapeutic taping helps prolong the benefits of manual therapy administered during your physical therapy session. It is non-restrictive, allowing for full range of motion, and is applied to reduce pain/inflammation, relax overused and tired muscles, and support muscles in movement on a 24hr/day basis. Medical practitioners and athletes around the world use taping to aid in their recovery and return to pain free activity.

Taping is used for shoulder to foot problems and everything in between. Examples include: carpal tunnel syndrome, lower back strain/pain (subluxations, herniated disc), knee conditions, shoulder conditions, hamstring, groin injury, rotator cuff injury, tennis elbow, plantar fasciitis, patella tracking, pre and post surgical edema, ankle sprains, athletic preventative injury method, and as a support method.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can taping be used during my course of therapy?

The Kinesio Taping method is applied over muscles to reduce pain and inflammation, relax overused tired muscles, and to support muscles in movement on a 24hr/day basis. It is non-restrictive type of taping which allows for full range of motion.


Information and Appointments

Call: (203) 230-9226


Locations

Gaylord Hospital Gaylord Wellness Center Gaylord Sleep Medicine / Guilford
Gaylord Hospital

Gaylord Farm Road

Wallingford, CT 06492

(203) 284-2800

Gaylord Physical Therapy, Orthopedics
and Sports Medicine

8 Devine Street

North Haven, CT 06473

203-230-9226 / 203-284-2818 Sleep Medicine


Gaylord Specialty Healthcare