Hand Therapy

Practice Philosophy

At MSU Health Care, our Hand Therapy practice is founded on patient-centered care, evidencebased practices, and a comprehensive approach. We offer specialized care in a range of hand and upper extremity conditions, providing treatments such as rehabilitation, splinting, and wound care, all while focusing on pain management, functional restoration, and emotional well-being. Our aim is to educate and empower patients, enabling them to actively participate in their recovery journey and ultimately enhance their quality of life through optimized hand function.

Hand Therapy

MSU Health Care Hand Therapy offers a comprehensive range of specialized services designed to address a myriad of hand and upper extremity conditions. At the heart of our practice is a dedicated Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) who brings a wealth of expertise to the table. With a deep understanding of the complexities involved in hand and upper extremity care, our therapist is uniquely qualified to provide personalized treatment plans tailored to each patient’s specific needs and goals. Whether it’s hand and wrist fractures, tendon and nerve injuries, arthritis, or post-surgical rehabilitation, we are equipped to manage a wide spectrum of diagnoses. Our commitment to holistic care sets us apart. Beyond physical aspects, we take into account emotional and psychological factors, recognizing their significant role in the healing process. Our evidence-based approach ensures that patients receive treatments rooted in the latest research and best practices. Pain management and overall comfort are paramount in our care, and we strive for functional restoration to empower patients to regain their independence. By choosing MSU Health Care Hand Therapy, patients can trust that their well-being is our top priority, and our ultimate goal is to achieve exceptional outcomes that enhance both their hand function and overall quality of life.

Hand Therapy Offers Care In:

  • Hand and wrist fractures
  • Tendon and nerve injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Trigger finger
  • Repetitive strain injuries
  • Tennis and golfer’s elbow
  • Post-surgical rehabilitation
  • Wound care
  • Custom splinting

Treatments Specifically Include:

  • Rehabilitation therapies
  • Customized splinting
  • Wound care management
  • Pain management strategies
  • Psychological support
  • Patient education for self-care
  • Functional restoration programs

To learn more or to refer your patients to MSU Health Care’s Hand Therapy: Contact us by phoning 517-355-7648 or find a fillable form at go.msu.edu/ReferToMSU

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