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800 S. Washington Ave.
Saginaw, MI 48601
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Hand & Upper Extremity

Patients with conditions that affect functional use of the hand and arm can benefit from special therapy services at St. Mary's of Michigan:
  • Peripheral nerve injuries
  • Entrapment syndromes
  • Fractures and stiffness
  • Tendon injuries, including repairs, grafts, or transfers
  • Cumulative trauma diseases
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Amputations
  • Arthritis
We follow the established protocols of the Indianapolis Hand Center, as well as physician-specific guidelines.

A wide range of therapeutic options are available to help patients meet their goals:
  • Individualized home exercise programs
  • Custom-fabricated splints
  • Serial casting
  • Edema management
  • Wound care
  • Education in pain management techniques
  • Work or home simulation activities 
  • Comprehensive worksite evaluations and return-to-work therapy

Injury prevention and techniques to manage disease-specific symptoms are a vital part of each therapy program. These may include techniques to: 
  • Manage swelling, pain, and stiffness after injury
  • Protect joints affected by arthritis
  • Conserve energy throughout the day
  • Prevent injuries due to repetitive use on the job
  • Incorporate adaptive equipment to assist with daily activity completion 

For more information, call (989) 498-5100.

800 South Washington Avenue | Saginaw, MI 48601 |
(989) 907-8000 | 1-844-907-8000
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