Athletic Taping with Leukotape – Full body workshop
July 20, 2019
Leukomizer® uses Leukotape which is a very strong and stiff adhesive tape, used in athletic taping, to restrict movement of joints and muscles. Leukomizer® is a very efficient and effective taping technique to restrict movement and protect the area with only 2 strips of tape.
During this seminar the attendees will learn:
- How to apply Leukomizer® to various joints of the body.
- Indication and contraindications of Leukomizer®
Location: DoctorK Chiropractic Clinic Toronto
3 Sydnor Rd, North York, On, M2M 2Z9
By: Dr. Mohsen Kazemi, RN, Doctor of Chiropractic, FRCCSS(C), FCCPOR(C), PhD, Acupuncture
Mohsen Kazemi RN, DC, FRCCSS(C), DACRB, FCCPOR(C), MSc., PhD
Dr. Kazemi graduated from CMCC (Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College) in 1996 and is a Professor of Clinical Education and coordinator for the Sports Sciences Residency program. He is a Fellow of Royal College of Chiropractic Sports Sciences (Canada), Fellow of College of Chiropractic and Physical and Occupational Rehabilitation (Canada) and has practiced acupuncture for 20 years. He has successfully defended his PhD thesis, “What Makes a Successful Sparing Taekwondo Athlete?” through South Wales University. He has published several articles in peer-reviewed journals and presented research in Taekwondo and chiropractic worldwide. He is assistant editor of the Journal of Canadian Chiropractic Association and associate editor for Acta Taekwondo et Martialis Artium (ATMA). He has authored the first complete book on vibration plate exercise programs, (“Vibration Plate Exercises”).
He is the inventor of the VMTX Vibromax Therapeutics® soft tissue therapy technique, the Kazemizer, a portable exercise device that assists in the prevention of lactic acid build-up, and the Kazemizer Shark®, an instrument assisted soft tissue therapy mobilization IASTM tool.
He has been the appointed Alternate Chiropractor for Core Canadian Health Care Team for the Salt Lake City 2002 Winter Olympics, Manchester 2002 Commonwealth Games, Rio 2007 Pan American Games and Beijing 2008 Olympic Games; served as the Core Canadian Medical Team Chiropractor at Santa Domingo 2003 Pan American Games and Canadian Taekwondo team Chiropractor at Beijing 2008, and Rio 2016 Olympics. He was appointed Chiropractor to Mount Cypress at 2010 Winter Olympic Games, the only Canadian Chiropractor at the first Youth Olympic Games, Singapore, 2010, and Chiropractor at 2011 and 2015 Pan am Games. He holds a 7th degree black belt in Taekwondo. He has been the medical Chair for Ontario Taekwondo Association since 2003, Taekwondo Canada Medical Chair 2009-10 and High-Performance IST (Integrated Support Team) coordinator 2015-2016. He has been Canadian Poomsae Taekwondo Champion for several years, World Taekwondo Hanmadang champion in 2008, Silver medalist at Commonwealth Taekwondo Championships 2008, bronze medalist Pan Am Taekwondo Championships 2012, 2014 and 2016. He has served as travelling team doctor and team chiropractor with Canadian Taekwondo National team since 1998.
Leukomizer Athletic Taping Seminar Overview
Leukomizer® taping technique uses Leukotape® which is a very strong and stiff adhesive tape to restrict movement of joints and muscles. Leukomizer® is a very efficient and effective taping technique to restrict movement and protect the area with only 2 strips of tape.During this hands-on workshop you will learn how to use Leukomizer® taping technique for stabilization and protection of joints of body. Dr. Kazemi will provide a brief introduction on the state of research in taping as the principles of Leukomizer® taping. He will demonstrate and guide you through each procedure. You will have ample opportunity to practice with a partner and receive personalized feedback. Review of the material learned as well as a question and answer period will end the workshop.
- To understand indications and contraindications to Leukomizer® Taping
- To be informed of the evidence on taping
- To learn how to use Leukotape and the principles of Leukomizer® taping
- To learn various application of Leukomizer® taping to various areas of body
On Monday Morning you will be able:
- To communicate indications and or contraindications to Leukomizer® taping to your patients
- To effectively provide Leukomizer® taping to your patients
BODY REGIONS AND PARTS COVERED IN THIS SEMINAR
- Upper Limb
-Acromioclavicular joint (ACJ)
-Sternoclavicular joint (SCJ)
-Glenohumeral joint (GHJ)
- Lower Limb
-Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL)
-Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL)
-Patellar Tendon/Jumper’s Knee/Osgood Schlatter
-Hoffa Fat Pads
-Proximal Tibiofibular Joint
-High ankle sprains
-Calcaneal Fat pad syndrome
Detailed hour by hour schedule
Introduction to evidence for Leukomizer® Taping and Upper limb protocols
10:45 – 11:00
Upper Limb protocols
Lower Limb protocols
Lower Limb protocols
Review & questions