Apex Therapy Services
Providing rehabilitation of the highest standards
Occupational Therapy-Hand Therapy
Occupational therapy is skilled treatment that helps individuals achieve independence in all facets of their lives. It gives people the "skills for the job of living" necessary for independent and satisfying lives
Certified Hand Therapist (CHT)
A Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) is a therapist who has a minimum of five years of clinical experience, including 4,000 hours or more in direct practice in hand therapy. In addition, the Certified hand therapist has successfully passed a comprehensive test of advanced clinical skills and theory in upper quarter rehabilitation.
Benefits of Working with a CHT
· CHT credentials offers assurance to the public that the therapist has achieved the highest level of competency and stays up to date with practice.
· The technical complexity of hand and upper extremity surgeries necessitates a high level of competence is required to become a CHT.
· Certification is voluntary and difficult to attain.
· The CHT credential is recognized by many professional organization as a benchmark for excellence in advanced specialty credentialing in health care.
We offer Therapy for individuals with:
Hand Conditions Upper Extremity Conditions
Joint Pain Self Care & Joint Replacement
Wound Care Balance/Fall problem
Sports Injuries Work Injuries
Carpal Tunnel Tennis Elbow
Isokinetic Joint Comparison Studies
Stroke, Parkinson's & Other Neurological Conditions
Traumatic Brain Injury