Taping Tuesday: Week fourteen - Kinesio tape achilles tendon

Welcome back to another week of Taping Tuesday!!!! This week senior physiotherapist Greg Diamond is again taking the reins, demonstrating how to tape for Achilles Tendinopathy with the use of Kinesio Tape.

Achilles tendinopathy is a relatively common issue in the plethora of musculoskeletal conditions that physiotherapists see on a daily basis. It is typically an overuse condition in which the tendon is unable to withstand the ongoing, increased or changed loads being placed on it.

After watching the above video, some important steps to note when using Kinesio Tape for Achilles Tendinopathy are: