Hand, Wrist, Elbow

Our hand, wrist and elbow services with Penn Therapy & Fitness provide comprehensive therapies for patients who suffer hand, wrist and elbow injuries or problems. Providing expert treatment using the latest techniques and technology, our hand, wrist and elbow therapists work with you to restore function and minimize pain.

Penn Therapy & Fitness therapists provide rehabilitation services to manage conditions related to upper extremities including (but not limited to):

  • Arthritis
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Hand, wrist and elbow fractures
  • Nerve injuries
  • Post-operative rehabilitation
  • Tendon injuries and tendonitis
  • Wrist sprains or fractures

As part of the Penn Medicine continuum of care, our therapists work with the world-renown Penn hand, wrist and elbow service physicians, who conduct groundbreaking research and provide aggressive treatment including state-of-the-art surgical interventions to address hand, wrist and elbow problems.

Your Penn Therapy & Fitness therapist will work with you to develop a rehabilitation plan that’s right for you, including:

  • Education about activity modification
  • Post-operative rehabilitation
  • Range of motion exercises to regain flexibility
  • Stretching
  • Strengthening exercises
  • Symptom management education
  • Therapeutic splinting/fabrication of custom made orthosis/splints
  • Therapeutic pain management

At Penn Therapy & Fitness, our dedicated team of therapists specializes in hand and wrist rehabilitation, provide comprehensive care and help patients return to everyday function as soon as possible. Through therapy and education during your hand and wrist recovery, patients are empowered to manage symptoms while avoiding future damage.

Our hand, wrist and elbow therapies are available at the following Penn Therapy & Fitness locations: