• FTMI Westport, CT
    11/12/2016 - 11/13/2016
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Course Objective:

  • The demonstration of multiple taping techniques including kinesiology taping, Spider Tech Pre-cuts, Tim Brown’s SPRT (Specific Proprioceptive Response Taping) and several of Dr. Doerr’s signature taping applications.
  • The Use of pre-taping evaluation techniques to determine not only which taping technique to use, but to ensure its effectiveness before the tape is even applied.
  • Demonstrate the proper documentation and coding for third party payers
  • Review the modern theories on taping techniques and review the current literature associated with them.

Course Outline:

  • Introduction: Theories of Kinesio Tape, Spider Tech, SPRT and Narrative Review of the Literature on taping.
  • The Lumbopelvic Spine: Myofascial Pain, Disc Herniations, Stenosis, SI Dysfunction
  • The Cervicothoracic Spine: Myofascial Pain, Disc Herniations, Scapular Dyskinesia, Upper Crossed Syndrome
  • The Shoulder: Myofascial Pain, Rotator Cuff Tendinopathy, Laxity, Instability, Neurologic compromise, AC joint Sprains/Separations, Clavicular Rotation
  • The Elbow: Tendinopathy, Collateral Ligament Injury, Cubital Tunnel
  • The Wrist and Hand: DeQuervain’s, Thumb MCP injury, Ulnar/Triquetral Joint /TFCC injury, Collateral ligament injury/jammed fingers, Carpal Tunnel
  • The Hip: Myofascial Pain, Tendinopathy, ITB Syndrome
  • The Knee: Patella Tracking Disorder, Tibial Torsion, Tendinopathy, Fibular Head Correction, OA of the Knee
  • The Lower Leg and Foot: Edema Reduction, Shin Splints, Tendinopathy, Ankle Sprains, Plantar Fasciiosis, Ankle Mortice and Subtalar joint injuries

~$40 in taping products will be supplied:

  • Each attendee receives 1 roll of Kinesiology tape, leukotape, coverall FREE

Venue:  

Address:
180 Post Road East, Suite 209, Westport, Connecticut, 06880, United States