Professional Kinesio Taping and Strapping Service
Kinesio taping is a tape and taping technique that has gained popularity over recent years with professional sports people also reporting effective use of kinesiotape
Kinesio taping apart from looking snazzy can also relieve pain , and support muscles and joints , reduce swelling and offer firm but gentle support . It is also waterproof and can stay in place for up to 4 days at a time which can be especially useful for some sports.
Optimum and effective results will only be obtained by applying the correct taping applications for a specific condition . How the tape affects the body is dependable on its use throughout the body and how it is applied , the direction , pull, the shape and location all play a role in its function.
It is therefore recommended that anyone considering using kinesio taping attend an assessment and kinesiotaping session with the physiotherapist , they can advise you on how to apply for future usage for your specific requirements .
Kinesio taping is available to purchase in our clinic shop in black and blue for those who wish to use it independently .
Our kinesio practitioners here at the clinic are physiotherapists who have completed several levels of training accredited by Kinesio UK , and only authentic Kinesio tex tape is used here at the clinic .
Kinesio taping may also be applied where appropriate as part of your Physiotherapy treatment .
To book in for sports strapping or kinesio taping please contact reception this service is available throughout the week and also from 8am on Saturday mornings .
If you are unsure if traditional strapping or Kinesio taping is best suited to your needs , please contact us and we will be more than happy to advise.
Typical uses for Kinesio Taping
- Shoulder instability and shoulder pain
- Ankle instability
- Hamstring injury
- Knee (Patellar tendinitis) and medial knee pain
- Calf strain
Our physio’s also offer a full sports taping and strapping service.