Our certified hand therapists have an in-depth knowledge of the upper limb.
Hand Therapy Assessments (initial and ongoing)
Your hand therapist will record specific objective measures in order to create a baseline against which to measure progress.
Your hand therapist may do several physical tests to determine things such as your:
- Range of Motion (mobility and flexibility)
- Strength and Function
- Ligament and Joint stability
- Reflexes, Sensation
- Nerve Tests
- Swelling Tests and Measurements
- Palpation (which specific ligaments, bones, joints, tendons are tender to touch