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

Tyler David Grubbs, OTA

Melissa Hevia, OTA

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