We offer highly specialized, comprehensive treatment for people of all ages suffering from a variety of problems affecting the hand, wrist, forearm, elbow, and shoulder. We treat many diagnoses including arthritis, trauma, work injury, sports injury, amputations, wounds, burns, fractures, tendon injury, nerve injury, and pain.
Hand therapy is provided by Occupational Therapists and Physical Therapists with comprehensive training and knowledge of the upper extremity. Many of our therapists have completed advanced training and obtained board certification in hand therapy by the Hand Therapy Certification Commission. Our therapists are highly skilled at evaluating your needs and level of functioning. Treatment includes customized splinting; range of motion exercise; strengthening; work simulation; electro and thermal modalities; wound care; and edema, pain and scar management. Patient education regarding splints, adaptive equipment and techniques and home exercise programs are a large part of our treatment protocol.
How to Seek Treatment
A physician’s referral is required before you can be seen at the Hand Therapy Center. We accept referrals from hand surgeons, family practice physicians, neurologists, business health physicians and many other fields of practice. Our office staff is available to assist you in understanding your particular insurance coverage. It is advised that you also check your individual policies to verify coverage and any requirements for pre-certification of services.