Hand Therapy (Certified Hand Therapist)

Hand Physical TherapyPhysical and Occupational Therapists provide amazing care that provides solutions for a multitude of injuries and conditions from head to toe. Hand issues can be very complex. In many instances, hand therapy can be performed by Physical and Occupational Therapists as their training includes treatment of the hand. However, Physical Therapists and Occupational Therapists can elect to pursue becoming a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) to further their expertise of hand care. The requirements for becoming a Certified Hand Therapist are rigorous.

Applicants must:

  • be a credentialed Physical Therapist or Occupational Therapist
  • have a minimum of 3 years of clinical patient care experience
  • have 4,000 or more hours of practice care specifically treating the hand
  • successfully complete the 4-hour Hand Therapy Certification Exam

Our Certified Hand Therapists are experts in assessing complicated hand issues, rehabilitating non-operative and post-operative hand injuries, and creating customized splints and orthotics necessary to ensure a safe and effective recovery.

Hand Therapy (Certified Hand Therapist) available at the following locations: