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Occupational Therapy

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Hand Therapy

Hand TherapyIf you experience injuries or other conditions that affect your fingers, hand or wrist, find specialized occupational therapy services at Cone Health. You’ll benefit from goal-directed treatment that helps you more easily complete daily tasks.

Conditions We Treat

Find help as you recovery after surgery or experience a wide range of finger, hand and wrist conditions, including

  • Arthritis
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • De Quervain’s tenosynovitis
  • Fractures and sprains
  • Neurological conditions that affect movement
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger finger (stenosing tenosynovitis)

Prevent Injuries

Visit our online health library to get tips on ways to help prevent finger, hand and wrist injuries.

Hand Therapy Services & Treatments

Work one-on-one with your therapist to create a personalized care plan tailored to your needs and goals. Your plan may include:

  • Activity modifications
  • Custom splinting – Supports weak muscles or joints, corrects alignment, or helps improve strength or functioning
  • Electrical stimulation – Uses gentle electrical pulses to improve hand function, control and movement
  • Fluidotherapy® – Uses dry heat to relieve pain and stiffness, improve circulation and increase range of motion
  • Functional activity training
  • Iontophoresis – Relieves pain and swelling with mild electrical currents
  • Joint protection techniques
  • Manual therapy – Uses hands-on techniques to relieve pain
  • Paraffin wax treatments – Ease pain and stiffness
  • Ultrasound – Generates painless deep heat to relax your tissues