VICKY MOITOSO, OTR/L, CHT

  • Phone: 401-459-4001
  • Location(s): Ortho Rhode Island - Foundry
  • Areas of Interest: Hand Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Sports Medicine

Vicki joined the practice in 2010 after earning her B.S. in Occupational Therapy from Dominican College in 2000 and passin gher Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) exam in 2009. She has completed extensive continuing education coursework in hand therapy, wound care, manual lymph drainage techniques of the upper extremity, diagnostic techniques and rehabilitation of wrist, joint mobilization of the upper extremity, immobilization and mobilization splinting, work-related repetitive stress injuries of the upper extremity, and ergonomics. For over ten years, she has served as a clinical instructor to both Occupational Therapy Assistants and Occupational Therapy students during their Level 1 and Level 2 clinical affiliations. Throughout her career Victoria has treated patients in a variety of settings including both Inpatient and Outpatient Hospital settings, Work Hardening programs, and Outpatient Hand Therapy clinics.

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September 27, 2018 / Hand Therapy Hand/Wrist / Vicki Moitoso

Retraining the Brain using a Mirror Box

I know this sounds a little far fetched but the results can be dramatic. Using the mirror box as part of certain protocols and in conjunction with other therapeutic interventions, we have had good success increasing pain free range of motion with many of our patients. We have used the mirror box with a variety of patients and found it to be most effective with patients whose

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January 11, 2018 / Hand/Wrist Health Interesting / Vicki Moitoso

Oh Baby, It’s Cold Outside!!!

While we are currently getting a break from the cold, frigid temperatures of winter, we still have a long way to go before spring makes its appearance. In light of just how cold it has been recently, it seemed like a good time to review the signs and symptoms of frostbite and hypothermia and how to protect against them, as well as those who are at the greatest risk.

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February 16, 2017 / Hand Therapy Healthcare News Physical Therapy / Vicki Moitoso

The Functional Capacity Evaluation and Work Conditioning Programs at Ortho RI, Foundry Division

The Functional Capacity Evaluation and Work Conditioning Programs at Ortho RI are designed for patients with work related injuries. The overall goal of both programs is to assist physicians, by providing information to help determine when a patient is ready to return to work and incidentally, in many cases, give patients the confidence in their ability to return to work.

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