Outpatient Rehabilitation Services/Cherry Hill
Outpatient Rehabilitation Services/First Hill
Rehabilitation for the Hand and Upper Quadrant (hand, arm, shoulder)
What is a Certified Hand Therapist - (CHT)?
A CHT is an occupational or physical therapist who has detailed knowledge of the anatomy and treatment of the upper quadrant. CHTs have a minimum of five years clinical experience and have successfully passed an examination of advance clinical skills in upper extremity rehabilitation.
What does rehabilitation provided by HT entail?
Working closely with physicians, CHTs specialize in the rehabilitation of persons with conditions affecting the hand and upper quadrant. They evaluate and treat a variety of conditions including:
- tendon and nerve injuries
- fractures and dislocations
- inflammatory disorders
- chronic-pain syndrome
- neurovascular compressions
Click here to download a Hand Therapy Brochure.