Hand and upper extremity therapy: Getting you back to what you love

Our occupational therapists and certified hand therapists work with you if you’ve had surgery or an illness or injury that has affected your hand, wrist, elbow or shoulder. They have specialized training to treat conditions in these areas. A referral from your provider is needed for hand therapy services.

Overview

Personalized care plans

Our occupational therapists and certified hand therapists can create a care plan to help you increase strength and function so you can continue to do what you love.

Therapy programs

  • Musicians return-to-play program

  • Post-partum therapy

  • Activity modification for:

    • Quilters and knitters

    • Artists

  • Activity modification

  • Assistive technology

  • Prothesis consultation and education

Conditions and treatments

How we can help

We treat a range of conditions, including:

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome

  • Congenital hand deformities

  • Arthritis

  • Distal radius fractures

  • Extensor and flexor tendon injuries

  • Finger-to-shoulder arthritis

  • Hand and wrist fractures

  • Joint instability

  • Prosthetic and amputations

  • Rheumatoid arthritis

  • Shoulder arthritis

  • Traumatic injuries

Related services

Meet our team

Experts in their field

We work closely with our hand surgeons in plastic and orthopedic surgery and other members of your health care team to deliver coordinated care.

Occupational therapy

Locations

Here for you

  • 1 S. Park ClinicHand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation Clinic
    • 1 S. Park St. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 890-6170
    • Closed now
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  • East Madison HospitalHand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation Clinic
    • 4602 Eastpark Blvd. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 440-6440
    • Closed now
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  • University HospitalOrthopedic and Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-8060
    • Closed now
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  • Yahara ClinicHand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation Clinic
    • 1050 East Broadway / Monona, WI
    • (608) 890-6110
    • Closed now
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Patient support and resources

Forms and information