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Hand Therapy Program

Akron Children’s Hospital Rehabilitative Services offers a comprehensive hand therapy program. Our occupational therapists, including certified hand therapists, work with patients ranging from infants to adults. Our services include:

  • Custom-made splints and casts, including access to splints with silicone.
  • Serial casting for neurological and orthopedic patients to address joint contractures.
  • Home exercise programs tailored to each patient’s needs and goals.
  • Desensitization training.
  • Scar management techniques for patients recovering from trauma and orthopedic injuries.
  • Non-pharmacological methods to help patients manage upper extremity pain.
  • Joint protection and energy conservation treatment techniques.
  • Evaluation and treatment of congenital and acquired hand and upper extremity anomalies.
  • Evaluation and treatment of sports-related hand and upper extremity injuries.
  • Therapy for patients with upper extremity repetitive use injuries related to work, sports or leisure activities.

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Contact Hand Therapy

330-543-8257

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Rehabilitative Services
Akron Children's Hospital Pediatric Rehabilitative Services, Akron
Akron Children's Hospital
214 West Bowery Street
2nd floor - Orange Elevator
Akron, Ohio 44308
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Rehabilitative Services, Boardman
Akron Children's Hospital Pediatric Rehabilitative Services, Boardman
Building C
6505 Market Street
Suite 2160
Boardman, Ohio 44512
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Rehabilitative Services, Mansfield
Akron Children's Hospital Pediatric Rehabilitative Services, Mansfield
Akron Children's Health Center, Mansfield
1029 South Trimble Road
Mansfield, Ohio 44906
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Rehabilitative Services, Massillon
Akron Children's Hospital Pediatric Rehabilitative Services, Massillon
Akron Children's Health Center, Massillon
1149 Lincoln Way East
Massillon, Ohio 44646
Fax: 330-830-7929
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Rehabilitative Services, North Canton
Akron Children's Hospital Pediatric Rehabilitative Services, North Canton
Akron Children's Health Center, North Canton
6076 Whipple Avenue Northwest
North Canton, Ohio 44720
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Our Doctors/Providers

Other Providers:

Jaime Bass, OTR/L, CHT

Occupational Therapist; Certified Hand Therapist

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