Certified Hand Therapy
The loss of use of a person’s hand is challenging, and it affects every aspect of their daily life. Dignity Health has a team of certified hand therapists, who work closely with patients who have had all types of hand injuries, to make sure our patients recover as completely as possible.
The Highest Level of Care
Dignity Health's therapists who attain the certified hand therapy credential offer an extra assurance to patients that they are receiving the highest level of care. The certification requires advanced study and training, and our therapists are dedicated to the highest standards of practice.
Inpatient and Outpatient Therapy Programs
Our rehabilitation program offers both inpatient and outpatient services. Talk to your doctor if you feel you need to work with a Certified Hand Therapist. Some injuries our CHTs may work with you on include:
- Orthopedic diagnoses, including sports injuries and post-operative care
- Tendon repairs
- Complex traumatic injuries
- Nerve compression injuries
- Cumulative trauma disorders
- Activities of daily living retraining