How to Take Care of Dressings After Surgery
January 16, 2023

After a hand injury or surgery, you will have gotten dressed. Well, you got dressed in your own clothes, but your hand or arm may have, too. “Dressing” is the term used by medical professionals to describe the materials placed on top of a wound or incision that helps keep your wound protected and free from infection.
8 Signs of Mallet Finger
A mallet finger, sometimes called “baseball finger” because it can be common in baseball players, is a deformity of the finger typically caused by injury. Most likely, a hard object like a ball struck the tip of your finger or your finger was bent forcefully when lifting a heavy object or performing a daily task. A mallet finger can happen to anybody. These are some signs that you may have mallet finger.
January 2, 2023
Advice From A Certified Hand Therapist: What is IASTM?
Instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM) is a soft-tissue treatment that utilizes specialized tools to provide compressive strokes to manipulate the skin, myofascial tissue, muscles, and tendons. The compressive strokes from IASTM help stimulate the healing process to the injured area to aid and speed up recovery.
December 12, 2022
Advice from a Certified Hand Therapist: How to Manage a Bruised Hand
Contusions, often referred to as bruises, are common occurrences for our hands, and when sustained during sport, exercise, or physical tasks, there is potential for a severe contusion. Consulting a medical doctor is necessary, and a hand therapist can help rehabilitate your hand.
October 26, 2022
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