Hand Therapy

 

Whether you want to get back to doing an activity you enjoy, like keeping up with your friends on a social network, or simply want to be able to get through the day without experiencing pain in your arm or hand, therapy program can help you reach your goals.

Hand therapy is the art and science of rehabilitation of the upper quarter of the human body. Hand therapy is a merging of occupational therapy and physical therapy theory and practice that combines comprehensive knowledge of the upper quarter, body function, and activity.

 

Using specialized skills in assessment and treatment, hand therapists promote the goals of prevention of dysfunction, restoration of function and/or reversal of the progression of pathology in order to enhance participation in life situations for individuals with upper quarter disease or injury.