Hand, Wrist and Elbow Rehabilitation

Specialties Orthopedics Rehabilitation Hand, Wrist and Elbow Rehabilitation

The largest team of certified hand therapists in the Midlands

Palmetto Health-USC Orthopedic Center Pediatric RehabilitationAt Palmetto Health-USC Orthopedic Center, our team of hand rehabilitation specialists offer occupational therapy, treatment and expertise in the many different conditions that can affect the hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder.

We feature certified occupational therapists specially trained in the intricacies of the hand and upper body to ensure the best chance for full recovery from surgery or injury. We offer custom splint fabrication on site, and our physicians work closely with our therapists to ensure optimal levels of care following a surgical procedure.

Common upper extremity conditions and treatments include:

  • Tendonitis
  • Arthritis
  • Trigger finger
  • Ganglion cysts
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Nerve decompressions such as carpal tunnel release
  • Fractures and dislocations
  • Dupuytren’s disease
  • DeQuervian’s tendonitis
  • Rotator cuff tear
  • Shoulder instability
  • Tennis elbow
  • Golfer's elbow
  • Tendon repair

Rehab instructional video: Shoulder therapy exercises

Palmetto Health-USC Orthopedic Center occupational therapist Eileen Abel reviews shoulder therapy rehab exercises that can be done at home.

Meet our therapy team

Blake Brettelle, OT

Toni Starks McNeal, OT

Lori Metzger, OT

Gretchen Tarrance, OT

Eileen Wozniak-Abel, OT

Tyler David Grubbs, OTA

Melissa Hevia, OTA

Our affiliate system

Prisma Health is the largest not-for-profit health organization in South Carolina, serving more than 1.2 million patients annually. Our 30,000 team members are dedicated to supporting the health and well-being of you and your family. Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group will be rebranded at a later date and will continue to operate as a joint venture between the Midlands affiliate and the USC School of Medicine.

Our promise is to: Inspire health. Serve with compassion. Be the difference.

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Palmetto Health is becoming Prisma Health. Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group is part of Prisma Health.