Hand therapy, a specialty practice area of occupational therapy, primarily treats orthopedic-based upper-extremity conditions to optimize the functional use of the hand and arm. At Glendale Adventist Medical Center, hand therapy is performed on an outpatient basis at the Therapy & Wellness Center in Eagle Rock, CA.
Occupational therapists work together to provide both hand therapy and work programs that help patients who suffer from hand disorders and work-related injuries, such as:
- Burn injuries
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Fractures and dislocations
- Flexor and extensor tendon injuries
- Inflammatory and degenerative arthritis
- Pain syndromes
- Pre- and post-surgery
- Soft tissue injuries
- Sprains and Strains
- Trauma and post-surgical cases
- Tumors and cysts
- Vascular disorders
- Wounds and lacerations
To learn more about our hand therapy program, call (323) 255-5409.