Who can help you with Carpal Tunnel

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This is one of the most common questions that I get asked when people think they have carpal tunnel.  “Who can I go talk to or get help from when I my hand hurts and have numbness and tingling that is NOT going away?” “ME – a certified hand therapist” I tell them!  But no…..they… Read more »

Keeping hands healthy!

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It is Friday and we are going to have a Friday Hands-On Happy Hour!  Lets talk about keeping hands healthy!  And having some fun of course…. We are going to talk about one of my favorite drinks to make anytime! This is a staple for me and for my friends when they come over. While… Read more »

Insurance and occupational/physical therapy

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Miami occupational therapy clinic

Do you have an injury and need occupational therapy or physical therapy services but not sure what you are covered for?  Insurance is a quagmire that I would rather not even deal with but it very much is a huge aspect of healthcare. I know because I also deal with it on my end as a… Read more »

Do you have thumb pain?

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Miami occupational therapy clinic

Do you have thumb pain?  Don’t know how it got there? Or more importantly…how do you get rid of it!! This week I am going to discuss De Quervain’s tendinitis, which is also known as radial styloid tenosynovitis.  It is usually pain around the thumb/wrist area when you go to grab something like a jug… Read more »