Patient Info / Forms

For Your First Visit

  • Please print and complete the following patient documents below, and bring them with you.
  • Arrive 15 minutes early for your first appointment.
  • Bring a copy of your insurance card and a photo ID with you.
  • Please do not bring children to your appointment so we can focus fully on your care.
  • For shoulder conditions, wear a tank top or camisole to your visit.
  • Bring any brace, splint, or support with you that you have used for your condition.
  • Make a list of questions, signs and symptoms that you have to discuss on your first visit.

What to Expect on Your First Visit

  • You will register with our friendly front office staff. They will help you navigate the insurance
    and registration processes and so you can focus on your recovery.
  • You will meet with your hand therapist for the initial evaluation.
  • During the evaluation, your therapist will ask questions about your medical history, current
    pain, or injury. Open communication helps us understand your problem.
  • Your movement, strength, coordination, and much more will be evaluated. Our purpose is to
    help you, so please ensure you communicate to your therapist if anything is hurting or
    bothering you during the examination.
  • Your therapist will recommend and prepare a course of treatments to ensure the quickest
    recovery and the best results. Your therapist will discuss the recommendations with you.
  • There will be some treatments performed on the first day to get you started on your road to
    recovery. However, during the next visit, you will get into the full swing of your treatment
    plan.
  • You will schedule your series of visits with the front desk. The amount of therapy needed will be discussed with you, depending on the recommendations of your therapist. We offer many
    convenient appointment times, however, prime times can become busy, so it is best to book
    ahead as much as possible.
  • Your therapist will write up their findings and treatment plan to submit to your referring
    physician or another medical professional who you choose.
  • If you have any questions at any time, please don’t hesitate to call. We want to ensure your
    satisfaction and full recovery.