Wrist and hand conditions

Our hand therapy team treats all surgical and non-surgical conditions of the wrist, hand, and elbow. Our physical and occupational therapists provide individualized treatment plans for elbow, wrist, and hand conditions. Custom splints can be made to protect healing joints or improve function of the wrist and hand. Our goal is to help every patient improve their quality of life and return to activities they enjoy.


  • Distal radius fractures (Colles fracture)
  • Complex wrist fractures, dislocations or wrist ligament repairs
  • Metacarpal fractures
  • Phalangeal fracture
  • Carpal fractures (scaphoid fracture)
  • Carpal dislocations
  • Mallet finger


Nerve injuries:

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Ulnar nerve palsy
  • Radial nerve palsy
  • Median nerve palsy

Tendon repairs:

  • Flexor tendon repairs of fingers and thumb
  • Extensor tendon repairs of fingers and thumb
  • Tenolysis

Ligament repairs:

  • UCL repair of the thumb
  • RCL repair of the thumb
  • Sagittal band repairs


  • Dupuytren's contracture
  • PIP joint contractures
Last reviewed: 
July 2017

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