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Hand Therapy

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy

Are you experiencing pain in your hand, wrist or arm? With over 20 years of experience and therapists with the highest level of hand therapy certification (CHT) on staff, DuPage Medical Group hand therapy offers a full range of services tailored specifically to your needs following surgery, injury, disease or disability, including repairs of tendons, ligaments and nerves, as well as fractures, stiffness, tendonitis, arthritis and dislocations.

At DMG, we are committed to providing our patients with the highest quality of care and education so that they may safely return to the activities they value most, while managing their pain and edema and preventing numbness, tingling and joint dysfunction. To keep this commitment, patients must receive specialized treatment plans and education that caters to their individual needs and goals and helps prevent against future re-injuries. This patient education includes ergonomics, body mechanics, and adaptive activities of daily living.

Treatments offered include:

  • Customized Static & Dynamic Splinting
  • Scar Management
  • Edema/Swelling Control
  • Strength & Coordination Training
  • Pain Management
  • Modalities (ie: Hot Packs, Cold Packs, Electrical Stimulation, TENS, Ultrasound)
  • Joint Protection
  • Adaptive Equipment and Techniques for Activities of Daily Life (ie: Bathing, Dressing, Eating)
  • Ergonomics
  • Extensive Home Program initiated on Day 1 of treatment

Schedule an Appointment

For more information or to make an appointment with a certified hand therapist, please call 630-967-2000.

Topics and Subtopics: Physical & Occupational Therapy

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