Amy Anderson has been A Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) for 15 years and also an Occupational Therapist for 25 years.
Amy Anderson has been A Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) for 15 years and also an Occupational Therapist for 25 years. A CHT needs to complete 4,000 hours or more in direct practice in hand therapy and Amy was required a minimum of five years of clinical experience when she became a CHT in 2007. A CHT also must successfully pass a comprehensive test of advanced clinical skills and theory in shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand rehabilitation. Every CHT is required to demonstrate continued professional development and competency by recertifying every five years.
Amy has special interests in wound care, tendon injury, fracture care, wholistic health and custom elbow, wrist and hand orthotics (splints). Amy resides in eastern CT with her husband and 2 sons and enjoys cooking and the outdoors in her free time.
Working with us
At your first rehabilitation evaluation, your therapist will assess your movement quality, pain levels, and lifestyle needs to get started on your orthopedic recovery.
Depending on your unique lifestyle factors and movement needs, your therapist will help you break down the recovery journey into attainable milestones to reach your long-term movement goals.
Your therapist will customize your home exercise program, guide you through rehab exercises, administer pain-relieving therapies, and be your ultimate resource to track and support your progress.
We Aid Patients With All Injuries
Whether it’s a minor or major pain that’s limited your ability to move well, our team of expert orthopedic specialists is the starting point and solution for all your orthopedic needs.
our team of experts are here for you
Our Physical and Occupational therapists communicate with our Fellowship-Trained Surgeons and Orthopedic PAs daily to improve patient care and outcomes. This regular communication between our surgical and rehabilitation teams helps all our providers stay current with the latest research and best practices to optimize your recovery.