Services Provided

Hand Therapy Specialists Services Provided

A thorough evaluation is your therapist’s first step in creating a successful treatment program for you.  During this evaluation we want to get to know you and discuss what is important to you.  What are your goals and what you would like to achieve?  With your individual problems and goals in mind we will then analyze the information and design a treatment program specific to your problem and goals.

The following is a list of evaluation and therapy services provided:

Therapy Evaluations:

  • Range of Motion
  • Strength
  • Sensory Testing
  • Coordination
  • Activities of Daily Living

Work Evaluations:

  • Physical Capacity Evaluation
  • Work Capacity Evaluation
  • Job Site Evaluation
  • Ergonomic Consultations

Treatment Techniques:

  • Individualized clinic programs to improve motion, strength, and endurance
  • Individualized home exercise programs (HEP)
  • Joint and soft tissue mobilization to increase mobility
  • Techniques to reduce swelling and pain.
  • Wound Care
  • Scar Management to enhance healing and appearance of the scar
  • Custom splint fabrication for positioning, protection, to improve motion or function
  • Education strategies designed to:
    • Prevent re-injury
    • Reduce treatment time
    • Increase independence in your own care

Hand Therapy Specialists should be a model for other medical facilities. My care has been excellent, I have made great progress, my appointments have been on time, I have never felt rushed, the caregivers are very knowledgeable, warm, friendly and they obviously love what they do. The Best!” Larry