From joint replacements to stroke recovery, kinesiology tape has rapidly gained popularity in geriatric and neurological rehabilitation due to its unique ability to improve movement and function.
This recording explores gentle yet effective taping techniques that integrate movement and neuroscience to improve functional outcomes with stroke, balance disorders, total joint replacements, and osteoarthritis patients. This course is intended for practitioners and therapists with all levels of experience in kinesiology taping.
Milica McDowell, PT, DPT, C-EP,
Milica McDowell, MSPT, DPT, ACSM-HFS, has over 15 years of physical therapy experience and specializes in orthopedic care of athletes of all ages. She attended the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and Idaho State University to earn her Master’s and Doctoral degrees, respectively. Dr. McDowell founded an out-patient physical therapy practice over 10 years ago, started a private durable medical equipment company in 2012, and is a founding partner in a sport biomechanics injury software company. She teaches in the Health and Human Performance department at her undergraduate alma mater, Montana State University-Bozeman. Dr. McDowell has treated patients from all specialties during her career from pediatrics to geriatrics, is an active researcher of injury predictive and concussion return to play topics, and teaches nationwide professional continuing education seminars.
Financial: Receives a speaking honorarium and consultant honorarium from RockTape.
Non-financial: No relevant non-financial relationships exist.