Hand Therapy

Who Can Benefit
Hand injuries or disabilities pose one of the most serious threats to an individual’s independence and ability to sustain employment and quality of life. Our Hand Therapy Program at Citrus Valley Centers for Rehabilitation Services is designed for patients who have sustained injury or disability to a hand, wrist, forearm or elbow.

How We Can Help
With therapy provided by our Certified Hand Therapists with over forty years of experience our clients have succeeded in achieving independence, increased mobility, and a better quality of daily life. Hand Therapy services include customized splinting, joint or soft tissue mobilization, range of motion and therapeutic exercise. We also provide ergonomic instruction and work rehabilitation, scar and edema management, adaptive equipment recommendations and training, and fine motor skills training.

Other services we offer include:

  • Whirlpool
  • Wound care
  • Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation
  • TENS (Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation)
  • Ultrasound
  • Iontophoresis
  • Phonophoresis
  • Paraffin and contrast baths
  • Vasopneumatic compression
  • Home program development and instruction

Types of Conditions Treated

  • Traumatic and acute injury: tendon lacerations, fractures, amputations, replanation
  • Nerve injuries, neuropathies and compressions
  • Post-surgical procedure/repair: joint replacement/repair, tendon repair, tenolysis
  • Crush injuries
  • Repetitive strain injuries: carpal tunnel syndrome, tendonitis
  • Rheumatic disease disorders