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Hand Therapy Splints/Orthoses

Certified Hand Therapists at Capstone Physical Therapy are skilled in the custom fabrication and fitting of these commonly prescribed splints/orthoses. If you have any questions about cost, treatment, or fabrication, please contact us.

Wrist Hand Orthosis – Immobilization

Wrist Hand Orthosis – Immobilization

Common Diagnoses:

  • Wrist Fracture; Wrist Sprain [pictured]
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Wrist Tendon, Ligament, Nerve Injury/Repairs
  • Tendonitis
Wrist Hand Finger Orthosis - Immobilization

Wrist Hand Finger Orthosis – Immobilization

Common Diagnosis:

  • Tendonitis (i.e. de Quervain’s)
  • Metacarpal Fractures (shaft/base) [pictured]
  • Arthritis – resting
  • Tendon Transfer/Finger-Thumb Replantation – post surgical
Finger Orthosis – Immobilization

Finger Orthosis – Immobilization

Common Diagnoses:

  • Finger/Thumb Fractures/Dislocations [pictured]
  • Finger/Thumb Arthritis – deformity prevention/correction
  • Extensor tendon injuries – Zone 1-3 (i.e. mallet finger; lacerations)
  • Correction of extension lag/flexion deformities at PIP and DIP joints
Hand Finger Orthosis – Immobilization

Hand Finger Orthosis – Immobilization

Common Diagnoses:

  • Hand/Finger/Thumb Fractures (i.e. Metacarpal Head/Neck; Proximal Phalanx) [pictured]
  • Arthritis: Thumb CMC, Thumb/Finger MCPs
  • Thumb/Finger Ligament Injuries (i.e. Skier’s Thumb; Finger Dislocations).
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries (i.e. anti-claw for ulnar neuropathy)
Hand Orthosis – Immobilization

Hand Orthosis – Immobilization

Common Diagnoses:

  • Metacarpal Fractures – Mid-Shaft [pictured]
  • Thumb CMC Arthritis
Elbow Orthosis – Immobilization

Elbow Orthosis – Immobilization

Common Diagnoses:

  • Elbow Fracture/Dislocation [pictured]
  • Elbow Ligament Injury
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Elbow Contracture (i.e. to correct flexion contracture post injury)
Elbow Wrist Hand Orthosis – Immobilization

Elbow Wrist Hand Orthosis – Immobilization

Common Diagnoses:

  • Fracture (Multiple locations: i.e. elbow, forearm, wrist) [pictured]
  • Ligament Injury/Repair (TFCC; DRUJ)
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Forearm/wrist stabilization after surgical reconstruction
Elbow Wrist Hand Finger Orthosis – Immobilization

Wrist Hand Finger Orthosis – Mobilization – Dynamic Flexion

Common Diagnoses:

  • Flexor Tendon Repairs – post surgical [pictured]
  • Stiff Hand
  • MCP/PIP Contractures
Wrist Hand Finger Orthosis – Mobilization – Dynamic Flexion

Elbow Wrist Hand Finger Orthosis – Immobilization

Common Diagnoses:

  • Fracture (multiple locations: i.e. elbow, wrist, hand ) [pictured]
  • Ligament injury (multiple locations: i.e. elbow, wrist, hand)
  • Flexor/Extensor tendon/muscle injury (involving multiple groups)
  • Peripheral Nerve Injury (Median, Ulnar)
Wrist Hand Finger Orthosis – Mobilization – Dynamic Extension

Wrist Hand Finger Orthosis – Mobilization – Dynamic Extension

Common Diagnoses:

  • MCP Arthroplasty – post surgical
  • Radial Nerve Palsy [pictured]
  • MCP/PIP Contractures
Hand Finger Orthosis – Mobilization

Hand Finger Orthosis – Mobilization

Common Diagnoses:

  • IP/PIP/MCP Flexion/Extension Contracture [pictured]
  • MCP/PIP Arthroplasty
  • Posterior Interosseous Nerve Palsy
Finger Orthosis – Mobilization

Finger Orthosis – Mobilization

Common Diagnoses:

  • PIP and DIP flexion/extension contractures (to gain ROM) [pictured]
Wrist Hand Orthosis – Mobilization

Wrist Hand Orthosis – Mobilization

Common Diagnoses:

  • Wrist flexion/extension contractures [pictured]
  • Wrist ligament reconstruction (i.e. to allow limited arc ROM)
Elbow Wrist Hand Orthosis – Mobilization

Elbow Wrist Hand Orthosis – Mobilization

Common Diagnoses:

  • Fracture stabilization allowing limited/blocked ROM
  • DRUJ injury (i.e. allow elbow ROM while limiting forearm rotation)
  • Increase ROM after immobilization (i.e. to correct forearm rotation limitations post distal radius fracture) [pictured]
Hand Finger Orthosis – Function/Work (Prefabricated)

Hand Finger Orthosis – Function/Work (Prefabricated)

Common Diagnoses:

  • Thumb CMC Arthritis (i.e. Comfort Cool Thumb CMC)
  • Thumb MCP joint sprains
  • Healed Scaphoid Fractures (i.e. functional support after cast removal)