Therapists specifically trained in hand therapy from Shands Rehab Center offer specialized and comprehensive hand and upper extremity care at UF Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Institute.
Our eight-person team consists of certified hand therapists and occupational and physical therapists. In conjunction with the University of Florida's team of Hand and Upper Extremity surgeons, the therapists at Shands Rehab Center work to provide exceptional and personalized care. Evaluation and treatment is provided for both conservative and post-operative injuries.
Conditions & Services
- Arthritis management programs
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Comprehensive hand and upper extremity evaluation
- Computerized strength testing
- Congenital hand anomalies
- Custom/Dynamic splinting
- Family networking
- Finger pain
- Focused rigidity casting
- Functional capacity evaluations
- Hand or foot spasms
- Hand therapy
- Impairment ratings
- Orthopedic services
- Personalized upper extremity home exercise programs
- Physical medicine and rehabilitation
- Post-operative protocol advancement
- Pre-operative baseline evaluations
- Scar management
- Sensibility testing
- Serial casting
- Upper extremity therapy
- Upper extremity wound management
- Wrist pain
To obtain a copy of your medical records from Shands Rehab Hand Therapy at UF Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Institute, please contact 352-273-7001.
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Shands hospitals and UF Physician practices accept insurance from numerous providers, including Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, CIGNA, Humana, Capital Health, United Healthcare, Medicaid, and state and government services. For a full list of accepted plans visit our Insurance / Billing page.
Insurance acceptance varies between physicians and locations and is subject to change. To confirm that a specific physician will accept your insurance, please contact the practice using the telephone numbers listed at the top of the page. A representative will be happy to assist you.
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