Hand Therapy St. Louis, Creve Coeur, Ellisville, Saint Peters, Saint Charles & O’Fallon, MO

Hand Therapy

Hand injuries can be disabling and painful. Our staff at Excel Sports and Physical Therapy includes certified hand therapists, who have the training, expertise, and interest in rehabilitative management of a wide variety of upper extremity diagnoses including:

 

Services:

  • Evaluation
  • Custom Splinting–static, dynamic, functional
  • Wound care and dressing changes
  • Therapeutic exercise to improve mobility and strength
  • Sensory re-education/training following nerve injury
  • Scar management
  • Edema Control
  • Ergonomic education
  • Patient education and home exercise programs
  • Therapeutic exercise
  • Joint and soft tissue mobilization
  • Modalities for pain relief

 

Postoperative management of:

  • MCP and PIP joint arthroplasties
  • Basal joint arthroplasties
  • Wrist and thumb fusions
  • Thumb reconstructions
  • Tendon repairs and transfers
  • Carpal tunnel release

 

Therapists

The Hand Therapists are equipped to help you protect your healing repairs, promote healing, and improve motion, strength, and dexterity.

The Hand Therapists will expedite your ability to return to independence with activities of daily living and return to work.

Our certified hand therapists have extensive training and an average of 15 years work experience in this specialty area.

It is important that the patient is comfortable and well-motivated for best clinical results. We work closely with surgeons, physicians and case managers to achieve optimal results.

The certified hand therapist works closely with the physician and often starts treatment within days of the surgery or injury. 

Supervised progression of exercise is important to ensure that range of motion and strength is progressed appropriately to restore the patient to the highest level of function possible. For more information, Contact Us today at St. Louis, Creve Coeur, Ellisville, Saint Peters, Saint Charles & O’Fallon, MO Centers.