Hand/Wrist

Losing the use of a hand or wrist puts the brakes on daily activity. Our Certified Hand Therapists (CHTs) and orthopedic hand specialists have advanced training and extensive clinical knowledge that can restore function through a range of treatments.

Treatment options vary by patient, severity of injury and diagnosis. Conservative options such as rest, pain medication, and hand/wrist therapy should always be investigated. Other common hand/wrist treatments can include injections or surgery.

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

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June 7, 2018/ Hand Therapy Hand/Wrist / Dr. Anthony Deluise

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April 23, 2018/ Hand Therapy Interesting / Dr. Anthony Deluise

April is Occupation Therapy Month!!!!!

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March 29, 2018/ Elbow Hand Therapy Hand/Wrist / Michelle Choquette

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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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December 21, 2017/ Hand Therapy Health Physical Therapy / Dr. Anthony Deluise

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