Frank Chiropractic Center with Kinesio Taping in Fort Lauderdale, FL

The primary use of Kinesio Taping in chiropractic care is to reduce inflammation, swelling and pain and to physically assist muscles and joints in their function. Unlike athletic taping of the past, Kinesio Taping is applied in a proven manner and enhances function without restricting motion. The tape that is used is latex free, colorful, can get wet and is effective for up to 5 days. For more than 25 years, Kinesio Taping has been breaking new ground in the fields of sports performance, pain management and physical therapy.If you watch and sporting event, anywhere in the world, you will notice athletes using this taping method with great success.

The Kinesio Method effects several body systems: among them are the circulatory/lymphatic, neural, muscular, and fascial systems, as well as the joints. Kinesio Taping is currently being used by therapists to change muscle tone, move lymphatic fluids, correct movement patterns, and to improve posture. The Kinesio Taping Method is a unique method of applying Kinesio Tex Tape in a specific manner to create change in the targeted body’s systems. Benefits of using the tape method over traditional taping are that it is more economical over time than other modalities, it is easy to learn and apply, there are less types of tape, and that it may be used over a longer period of time.

The Kinesio Taping Method used the Frank Chiropractor Center, is designed to facilitate the body’s natural healing process while providing support and stability to muscles and joints without restricting their ranges of motion. Dr Harvey Frank, has used it successfully to treat a variety of chiropractic, orthopedic, neuromuscular, neurological and medical conditions.