Orthopedics

Upper Extremity Therapy Program

Following a comprehensive evaluation, certified hand therapists are capable of providing rehabilitation services for a broad spectrum of conditions, including highly complex cases.

Services here include:

Upper Extremity Therapy Program

  • Splinting
  • Edema/swelling control
  • Acute wound care and scar management
  • Fitting of appropriate pressure garments and edema control techniques
  • Graded therapeutic exercise and activity to improve motion, strength and functional use
  • Therapeutic modalities to assist in the control of pain and inflammation
  • Desensitization program to alleviate nerve hypersensitivity and promote function
  • Custom fitting and fabrication of splints, as well as Silver Ring splints for arthritic fingers