Taping Treatment

The iliotibial band (IT band) is a thick band of connective tissue that runs along the outside of the thigh, from the hip to the knee. IT band syndrome is a common condition that occurs when the IT band becomes inflamed and causes pain and discomfort.

Here are some treatment options for IT band syndrome:

Rest and ice: Rest is important to allow the inflamed IT band to heal. Ice can help to reduce swelling and relieve pain. Apply ice to the affected area for 15-20 minutes at a time, several times a day.

Stretching and strengthening exercises: Stretching the IT band and the muscles around it can help to reduce tension and improve flexibility. Strengthening exercises can also help to prevent future injuries.

Foam rolling: Foam rolling can help to massage and release tension in the IT band. Roll back and forth over the IT band with the foam roller, applying pressure to any tender areas.

Physical therapy: A physical therapist can provide a targeted treatment plan that includes stretching, strengthening, and other exercises to address IT band syndrome.

Book for It Band Treatment

Contact Dr. Acharya Shashikanth Sharma for It Band Treatment or Call +91-99498 75037 to book an appointment.