Specialty Upper Extremity Splinting and Bracing
We provide specialty upper extremity splinting in our Outpatient Ortho
and Neuro Occupational Therapy Departments for patients with a variety of
Our occupational therapists make a variety of specialty orthoplast splints,
including static splints for positioning, post-operative supportive bracing
after orthopedic surgery, static progressive splinting for joint mobilization and dynamic splinting for various tendon and nerve repairs/injuries.
After receiving a physician’s order for services, our experienced
team of occupational therapists and certified hand therapists evaluate the
patient’s needs and fabricate the splint or brace. We then educate
the patient about care, wear and any precautions associated with the splint.
Please note that we require
a physician’s referral and insurance authorization for Occupational Therapy
For further information, or to arrange an appointment, please call
410-448-6421 for patients with neurological disorders such as stroke or brain
injury and 410-448-6706 for patients with spinal cord or orthopedic disorders.
This page was last updated: March 27, 2015