Hand Rehabilitation

  • hand therapy rehabilitationThe Rehabilitation Institute at Memorial University Medical Center offers a full-service hand therapy clinic. It is one of the largest and most well-equipped clinics in southeast Georgia. We specialize in the treatment of the following hand injuries:

    • Tendon and nerve lacerations
    • Crush injuries
    • Complex fractures
    • Work-related injuries
    • Burns
    • Replants
    • Involved wounds

    Every hand rehabilitation patient receives a thorough assessment and individualized treatment plan to maximize potential and speed the return to a regular lifestyle and work. Patients may also be referred to one of our other programs for further refinement.

    Services and techniques available in our hand rehabilitation program include:

    • On-site whirlpool
    • Computerized Greenleaf evaluations to determine hand function and extent of damage
    • Impairment ratings
    • BTE Work Simulator to simulate the real-life work environment
    • Continuous passive motion devices to simulate smooth joint motion
    • Electric stimulation
    • Fluidotherapy (using heat and a wavelike motion to reduce pain and swelling and increase range of motion)

       

  • Contact us
    • The Rehabilitation Institute at Memorial University Medical Center
      4700 Waters Avenue
      Savannah, GA 31404

      Main: 912-350-8306
      Inpatient: 912-350-8727
      Outpatient: 912-350-7128
      Pediatric Rehab: 912-350-9666