Resources and treatments provided

Service provided:

• Friendly, pleasant as well as informal environment.

• Meticulous and detailed evaluations/consultation with all hand therapists on board.

• Formulation of treatment plan including orthotic assessment.

• Communication with operating surgeon if needed.

• Review of operative reports or X-Rays-MRI’s if needed

• Carry out the treatment plan on a weekly basis, two to five time/week, as advised by MD.

• Make timely interventions in treatment due to dynamic nature of healing process, which is crucial.

• Heat modalities including paraffin wax, hot packs, ultrasound, friction massage to improve circulation and flexibility as well as pain management. Ionto-phoresis/phono-phoresis.

• Retro massage for edema control, scar massage & mobilization to reduce adhesions/hypertrophy.

• Therapeutic exercises for guarded stretches to all tight structures-joints, while protecting repairs.

• Extensive functional and kinetic activities, customized for each patient to regain hand functions.

• Performing activities of daily living to improve the score on our functional assessment test form.

• Cold modalities with cold packs/Cryo-massage and TEN’s for pain management and E-Stimulation to facilitate certain muscle contractions,  improve tendon glides as and if needed

• Assess & custom fabricate multiple static, static progressive, single & dual purpose dynamic splints as needed. (Each splint serves a different  purpose and it’s critical to explain details to the patients)

• Provision of multiple therapeutic supplies for edema control (compressive products), scar management (silicon products), hand exercisers and wound-care supplies s and if needed.

• Orthotic check out at the end of each visit to ensure proper fit, comfort and effectiveness.

• Orthotic adjustment including re-molding, re-padding, cleaning the orthosis, flaring, bubbling for relief for bony prominences (if needed), cleansing the involved area, application of baby powder and provision of new stockinet’s to maintain proper hygiene.

• Home program review at the end with emphasis on the proper use and protocol for Orthotics.


Treatment Plan



Manual Therapy Techniques

Functual and ADL


Home Program Splinting/Orthotic Management

Home Program Edema Control

Home Program Scar Management