Dixie Regional Medical Center

(435) 251-1000Map1380 East Medical Center DriveSt. George, UT 84790

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Outpatient Therapy
Dixie Regional Medical Center -
Health & Performance Center
652 S. Medical Center Dr.
St. George, UT 84790

(435) 251-2250

What is Hand Therapy?

Hand therapy is the art and science of rehabilitation of the upper extremity. Our hand therapists combine comprehensive knowledge of upper extremities with specialized skills in assessment and treatment. The goal of hand therapy is to restore and maximize functional use of the hand and arm in daily activities, at work, and in sports.

Our Patients

We offer post-operative and conservative care for all upper extremity conditions such as:

  • Fractures and Dislocations 
  • Strains or sprains 
  • Tendon lacerations or tendinitis 
  • Nerve injuries or nerve compression syndromes 
  • Arthritis 
  • Joint contracture reduction 
  • Burns 
  • Amputations

Prevention Education

In addition to one-on-one sessions with our skilled hand therapists, our patients are given individualized instructions for home exercises specifically designed for their diagnosis and needs. A successful home program can dramatically improve your outcomes. To ensure success,
we'll provide demonstrations, visual aids, and monitoring as appropriate.

Our Team

 
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    Gary L. Gottfredson, OT 
    Gary L. Gottfredson, OT 
    Gary L. Gottfredson, OT Primary Specialty: Occupational Therapy
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    Scott S. Munson, OT 
    Scott S. Munson, OT 
    Scott S. Munson, OT Primary Specialty: Occupational Therapy

Learn More

To find out more about Hand Therapy or to schedule an appointment, call Dixie Regional Rehabilitation Services at (435) 251-2250.

Dixie Regional Health & Performance Center
652 South Medical Center Dr. Suite LL10
St. George, UT 84790

 

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