Treatment for hand, arm and wrist conditions

Treatment for hand, arm and wrist conditions

Conditions of the hand, wrist, and arm can significantly impact your ability to perform every task. They can affect your enjoyment of leisure activities and make it hard for you to work or care for loved ones. So what is the solution? Do you have to live with pain? 

Luckily, there is a specialized program designed to help you regain the skills you need, regain range of motion, and relieve pain.  

Treatment for Conditions of the Hand, Wrist, and Arm

The Hand & Upper Extremity Program at Allied Services Rehab and Heinz Rehab provides comprehensive rehabilitation services to people with conditions and injuries involving the hand, wrist, and arm. Our specially trained, experienced therapists are here to help you regain functionality and maximize your ability to perform activities that are part of your daily life at home, work, and leisure.

Some common conditions treated include: 

  • Arthritis
  • Burns
  • Carpal tunnel
  • Crush injuries
  • De Quervain syndrome
  • Dupuytren’s contracture
  • Flexor/extensor tendon repairs
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Lateral epicondylitis
  • Medial epicondylitis
  • Nerve palsies/nerve compression syndromes
  • Occupational overuse trauma
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Rotator cuff injury
  • Sports injuries to hand and wrist
  • Tendon transfers
  • Trigger finger
  • Upper extremity amputation
  • Upper extremity fractures
  • Upper extremity contractures
  • Gamekeepers thumb (skier’s thumb/UCL tear)

Why choose a Certified Hand Therapist?

A Certified Hand Therapist can make all the difference in your recovery. Certified Hand Therapists (CHTs) are occupational or physical therapists with a minimum of 5 years of clinical experience, including 4,000 hours or more in direct practice in hand therapy. A CHT can provide the most comprehensive rehabilitation thanks to advanced training, certification, and continuing education. To request an appointment with Lori Aldrich, Certified Hand Therapist, call today at 570.826.3900.

Where can I get treatment?

Treatment for conditions of the hand, wrist, and arm is available at the following locations:

The Hand & Upper Extremity Program is also available in the comfort of your own home. Now, with Therapy Your Way, you can choose when, how, and where you work with the region’s best physical, occupational, and speech therapists. Services are available at our outpatient rehab centers or in your home either through a visiting therapist or by utilizing Telehealth Therapy. Wherever our therapists work, they follow all CDC protocols to protect your health and well-being. Learn more here.