Occupational & Hand Therapy

Diagnoses Assessed and Treated:

  • Arthritis.
  • Burns.
  • Cumulative trauma.
  • Nerve lacerations/repairs.
  • Orthopedic/fractures.
  • Post surgical cases.
  • Reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSF).
  • Tendonitis.
  • Tendon lacerations/repair.
  • Traumatic/crush injuries.

Complete Evaluation Program:

  • Activities of daily living.
  • Edema.
  • Manual muscle testing.
  • Pain.
  • Range of motion.
  • Sensory testing.
  • Worksite ergonomics.

Treatments below follow hand therapy protocols.

Lifetime Centers offer:

  • Continuous passive motion (CPM).
  • Custom fabricated splints.
  • Edema management.
  • Functional electrical stimulation (FES).
  • Neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES).
  • Fluidotherapy.
  • Heat/cold modalities.
  • Iontophoresis.
  • Jobst pressure garments.
  • Joint protection.
  • Paraffin bath.
  • Scar management.
  • Therapeutic exercise (BTE equipment).
  • Ultrasound/phonophoresis.
  • Wound care.

For further information on the occupational and hand therapy programs at Munroe's LifeTime Center, please call the Health Resource Line at (352) 867-8181.