David Ricci, director of Grand Central Hand Therapy, discusses use of an elbow flexion extension brace to help patients regain range of motion after an elbow fracture or contracture.
Certified hand therapist David Ricci explains how patients can regain motion in the joint.
Physical therapy may include joint glides, which can help to loosen the joint and increase range of motion.
Carpal tunnel syndrome can cause numbness, tingling, pain or weakness. Hand therapy can help.
Skier’s thumb is a disruption of the ulnar collateral ligament of the thumb.
An extension splint may help prevent a permanent deformity.
Physical therapy can improve muscle spasms and muscular weakness that cause back pain.