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Hand Therapy in Wake County

Physical Therapy Specialized for Hand and Wrist Conditions in the Triangle

Hand Therapy is a component of physical and occupational therapy, designed to address injuries and conditions of the hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder. Our hand therapy team at Raleigh Orthopaedic helps patients regain or improve mobility, strength, and function using proven therapy techniques and personalized treatment plans. To schedule an appointment with one of our certified hand therapists, please call (919) 781-5600.

Hand Therapy Can Help Treat:

The Raleigh Orthopaedic hand and wrist specialists work closely with our on-site certified hand therapists, using state-of-the-art technology and minimally invasive surgical techniques, to treat a wide variety of conditions including:


Raleigh Orthopaedic currently has six certified hand therapists. In addition, Raleigh Orthopaedic also has four hand surgeons, Dr. Harrison Tuttle, Dr. Scott Wein, Dr. Joseph Schreiber, and Dr. Edward Jernigan, who treat patients using both surgical and nonsurgical treatments for common hand and wrist injuries and conditions.

Hand Therapy Services Overview

The Raleigh Orthopaedic Clinic Hand Therapy department is staffed by six certified hand therapists across Wake County. Hand therapists are occupational therapists or physical therapists who, through advanced study and experience, specialize in treating individuals with conditions affecting the hands and upper extremities. A hand specialist has advanced certification as a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT).

Benefits of Hand Therapy

Conditions affecting the hands, such as arthritis and tendonitis, can be painful and prevent you from doing normal day-to-day activities. Physical therapy is a key component in injury prevention and rehabilitation. Hand therapists offer comprehensive care and are able to evaluate and treat problems, create personalized treatment plans, offer preventative care, and provide post-surgery rehabilitation. At Raleigh Orthopaedic, we will work closely with you to ensure a full and safe recovery and get you back to doing what you love as quickly as possible.

Raleigh Orthopaedic Hand Therapy Locations in the Triangle

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