Hand Therapy

Our hand therapists provide specialized rehabilitation of the upper limb including the hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder following injury, disease or surgery. Our therapists work closely with you and your doctor to design a program to help you live life as fully as possible.
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Hand Therapy

Conditions that we treat

  • Amputations
  • Arthritis 
  • Complex regional pain syndrome (RSD) 
  • Dupuytren's contracture 
  • Traumatic injury of tendons, ligaments, nerves, joints, and bones 
  • Cumulative trauma disorders such as tendonitis, tenosynovitis, nerve compressions, and pain syndromes 
  • Peripheral nerve injuries 
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome 
  • Trigger finger 
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Tennis and Golfer's Elbow
  • Post Surgery

Programs and Services 

  • Splinting
  • Exercise for range of motion and strengthening
  • Sensory re-education
  • Pain management 
  • Ergonomics education
  • Training to modify daily activities
  • Swelling control 
  • Wound and scar management
  • Work simulation
  • Manual Therapy

Our Occupational Therapist has over 25 years of clinical experience, including at least 15 years in direct practice of hand therapy. In addition, Certified Hand Therapists (CHTs) have successfully passed a comprehensive test of advanced clinical skills and theory in upper-quarter rehabilitation. CHTs are required to demonstrate continued professional development and competency by re-certifying every five years.