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Silicon Valley HAND THERAPY

Rehabilitation for the Upper Extremity

What Can A hand Therapist do for you?

Whether your injury is the result of an accident, a degenerative condition or simply too many hours spent on the computer, we can help. We provide postoperative rehabilitation and conservative treatment. Your treatment may include:  

- Home exercise program to increase motion, dexterity and/or strength

- Fabrication of a custom-made orthosis to protect healing structures and/or prevent further degeneration

- Training in the use of adapted methods and equipment to maintain or regain independence with daily activities

- Management of surgical incisions and wounds

- Management of scars including hypertrophic/keloid scar

- Desensitization program for scars or after a nerve injury/trauma
- Reduction of swelling
- Pain management (acute and chronic pain)
- Sensory re-education after nerve injury
- Conditioning prior to returning to work