Hand Injury Rehabilitation

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Hand Therapy Specialists in Atlanta GAA person’s hands are used for almost everything that is done throughout the day. Perhaps you have never noticed just how often you use your hands and fingers until an injury makes the simplest tasks difficult. Zipping and buttoning pants can seem like an impossible task for someone who has lost or injured a thumb; brushing the teeth can be quite the challenge for a person who has injured their dominate hand and must brush with the non-dominate hand. While minor hand injuries can be treated at home with rest, ice, over the counter pain medications, and simple exercises, major hand injuries require medical treatment followed by physical therapy to rehabilitate the hand.
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Hand Therapy

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Atlanta Hand TherapyThe hands are important parts of the body that most people could not imagine life without. However, many people experience injuries to their hands each year in the United States that require them to learn to reuse these extremely important appendages. Burns, surgical rehabilitation, rheumatoid arthritis and carpal tunnel syndrome are the most common conditions treated through hand therapy in order for patients to regain full use, movement, and function of their hands. At Sovereign Rehabilitation, we are a provider of comprehensive physical and rehabilitation therapy with a number of Certified Hand Therapists who specialize in treating conditions that affect the hands.
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Keep on Moving

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Atlanta Physical TherapistsArthritis affects millions of Americans each year. Young and old, all ages, ethnicities, social classes, male, and female can be diagnosed with arthritis. Arthritis is the inflammation of one or more joints. The main symptoms of arthritis are joint pain and stiffness, and these symptoms can keep many people from enjoying many activities. At Sovereign Rehabilitation, our certified manual and physical therapists work with patients who have arthritis in order to keep them active and enjoying a healthy lifestyle.
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Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Hand Therapy MassageRheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disorder that affects the joints of the hands and feet as well as other ball and socket joints in the body. Unlike typical arthritis which is caused by the continuous wear-and-tear of joint use, rheumatoid arthritis affects the lining of the joints. Rheumatoid arthritis causes painful swelling that can result in joint deformity and bone erosion.
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