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Move Beyond Physical Limitations

Specially trained occupational therapists from Mary Free Bed provide services at UM Health-West Hospital to help patients recover from surgery, injury or chronic conditions that affect the hands. Whether applying splints, treating wounds, or helping people regain strength and mobility, our hand therapists play a key role in recovery and injury prevention.


  • Static splinting for protection and dynamic splinting for increasing movement
  • Patient and family education
  • Methods to reduce swelling and inflammation
  • Scar management
  • Techniques to increase motion, dexterity and strength
  • Joint protection education
  • Manual therapy for joints and soft tissue


Phone: 616.252.4461


UM Health-West Hospital
5900 Byron Center Ave. SW
Wyoming, MI 49519