WJMC - West Jefferson Medical Center

WJMC - West Jefferson Medical Center

West Jeff Rehab Hand Therapy


At West Jefferson Rehab Connection, our Occupational Therapists are very knowledgeable and skilled in the treatment of deficits of the hand, whether resulting from overuse, from acute trauma, or post-surgical repair. Lead by our Certified Hand Therapist, this program focuses on the use of modalities and manual therapy techniques in order to speed the healing of tissues and obtain return of Range of Motion. At the core of this program are also strengthening, functional training, custom splinting and education to assist patients back to full function and in achieving a full recovery. Some common diagnoses which would benefit from care by our hand therapists include:

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Wrist/ Hand Fractures
  • Tendon injuries/repairs
  • Dequervain’s Syndrome
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Dupuytrens Contracture
  • Osteoarthritis/Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Joint Replacement
  • Tendon Transfers
  • Tendonitis
  • Medial/Lateral Epicondylitis
  • Humerus Fractures
  • Rotator Cuff Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

Please call 504.349.6140 to learn more about West Jefferson Rehab Connection’s Hand Therapy program or to make a referral!




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