Hand Therapy


Hand therapy is available at Bethesda Outpatient Rehabilitation with a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) who has completed the Hand Therapy Certification Commission examination.

Patients are commonly referred for problems that include: 

  • Hand and wrist fractures
  • Tendon and nerve injuries 
  • Arthritis 
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 
  • Post surgical care 
  • Wound care 
  • Ligament injuries and sprains 
  • Amputations/Replantations

Treatment sessions are designed to help you:

  • Achieve strength, range of motion and coordination of the hand through various therapeutic exercises.
  • Reach maximum independence in activities of daily living through functional hand activities, i.e. writing, dressing, eating. 
  • Increase functional use of your hand and improve appearance through scar and edema management.
  • Protect the joints and surgical procedures through custom hand splinting. 
  • Decrease pain and promote healing through special modalities prescribed by your physician, i.e. ultrasound, iontophoresis, fluidotherapy. 

Contact Us

To schedule an appointment, call Central Scheduling at 561-374-5700.
For more information about Hand Therapy, call 561-736-5446.

Hand Therapy is available at Bethesda Health City, DeVos-Blum Family YMCA of Boynton Beach and the Blum Family YMCA of Boca Raton.