What is Certified Hand Therapy?

Certified Hand Therapy addresses injuries and conditions of the entire upper limb: the hand, wrist, elbow & shoulder. 

Certified Hand Therapists (CHT) are occupational or physical therapists with specialized training in treatment of upper extremity conditions. 

Certified Hand Therapists work closely with physicians and clients to provide specialized assessment, treatment, and preventative care. 


How can Certified Hand Therapy help you?

Specialty Conditions Treated
  • Amputations
  • Arthritis
  • Fractures
  • Burns & frostbite
  • Carpal tunnel & other nerve entrapment disorders
  • Complex regional pain syndrome / RSD
  • Post operative care
  • Repetitive motion syndromes
  • Tendon & nerve injuries
  • Tennis elbow & tendonitis
  • Traumatic / sports injuries
  • Wound care
  • Other upper extremity conditions
Custom Treatment Modalities
  • Range of motion & strengthening exercises
  • Control of swelling
  • Moist heat & cold therapy
  • Neuromuscular re-education
  • Ultrasound, Iontophoresis & electrical stimulation
  • Scar & soft tissue massage / Graston Technique®
  • Desensitization & sensory re-education
  • Customized orthosis fabrication (splinting)
  • Joint protection education
  • Ergonomic education
  • Adaptive equipment training
  • Hands on manual therapy techniques

Let us know if your clinic would like more info or materials on Maria's services

(We are happy to provide brochures, custom order forms, etc)

Tel: 503.538.8952

M -Th 7am-6:30pm


Fri 7am-6:00pm

Serving the Yamhill County & surrounding areas with physical therapy & rehabilitation since 1996.