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Our qualified hand therapist will identify unique problems of the upper extremities and will effectively treat and rehabilitate patients through such methods as:

Postoperative rehabilitation

  • Management of open or sutured wounds to aid healing.
  • Control of hypertrophic (raised and/or swollen) or hypersensitive scars.
  • Reduction of swelling.

Rehabilitation

  • Management of acute or chronic pain.
  • Desensitization following nerve injury or trauma.
  • Sensory re-education after nerve injury.
  • Design and implementation of exercise programs to increase motion dexterity and/or strength.
  • Training in the performance of daily life skills through adapted methods.
  • Conditioning prior to returning to work.

Splinting

  • Allows hand to heal in proper position.
  • Prevents further injury until hand regains strength.
  • To prevent or correct deformity.