Welcome to Houston Hand Therapy


Houston Medical Center / Bellaire

Houston Hand Therapy, located near the Houston Medical Center, is an out-patient rehabilitation practice that specializes in hand and upper extremity rehabilitation.  As Certified Hand Therapists (CHT’s), we have the highest levels of training in the profession for treating the hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder (for more information on CHT’s please visit www.HTCC.org)Our facilities are equipped to offer our patients an excellent opportunity to reach their optimal functional abilities.

Our philosophy is to provide the highest quality therapy through personalized care and education. We support creative and individualized intervention. Our personalized approach ensures patient comprehension and will enhance proper treatment progression to secure the best outcome for our patients. In order for full return to an active and healthy lifestyle, the patient must be involved and educated in the recovery process.

We accept most insurance including Medicare and Work Comp.


Personalized care & education

Our highly trained staff treats every patient as if he or she is a family member or personal friend. We realize that as a consumer, you have a choice as to where you receive your rehabilitation care. We would be grateful for the opportunity to assist in your recovery.

We Offer

  • Initial Evaluations Within 24-48 hrs
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Personalized Care with Treatment Tailored for Each Patient
  • Licensed Certified Hand Therapists
  • Custom Orthosis and Splinting
  • Specialized Treatment Programs
  • Friendly and Open Environment
  • Convenience Location with Easy Access and Parking

If you are in need of Sports Medicine or Physical Therapy, we are associated with Action Physical Therapy (in the same office building).  You can reach them by dialing our office number (713) 839-7800 and speaking with reception.


Additional programs are available. Contact us for information on additional or specialty programs you may need.

Houston Hand Therapy is a therapy provider for patients with upper extremity conditions or injury (hand, wrist, elbow & shoulder).  Hand therapy is a specialized area in rehabilitation that involves both occupational and physical therapists that specialize in the comprehensive treatment of the upper extremity. 


Surgical Repairs/Reconstruction Following Hand Trauma
Sprains, Strains and Fractures
Flexor, Extenson Tendon Repair Rehab
Wound Care


Custom Splinting
ADL Evaluations
Dexterity Evaluation
Manual Therapy
Therapeutic Activities
Home Exercise/Activity Programs
Individual Progressive Rehab Protocols


Patient Forms

For your convenience, you may print and complete these forms prior to your first visit.

New Patient Registration Form Packet

Functional Outcome Questionnaires

Please fill out the appropriate survey prior to your first visit.

Arm, Shoulder and/or Hand Pain
Low Back Pain
Lower Extremity Pain
Neck Disability

Monthly Newsletter


For Additional Questions Please Contact Us

Can I choose where I want to have therapy?

Yes. The choice of where you receive therapy is always yours. While the majority of our patients come to us by physician referral/recommendation, many clients request to see us due to our strong clinical reputation in the community.

Do I need a physician referral to receive therapy?

Yes. A physician referral is required by your health insurance plan for you to be seen by a licensed therapist. We also offer treatments, services and/or products that do NOT require a referral and are available on a self pay basis.

Does your facility accept my insurance?

We participate in the majority of major health insurance plans including Medicare and Worker’s Compensation. Please contact us prior to your first visit to see if we participate with your specific health plan.

Does your facility submit claims to my insurance company?

As a service to our patients, we will gladly file claims with your insurance company on your behalf. In order to appropriately submit these claims, we will need to obtain a copy of your insurance identification card to ensure that we have the necessary information.

Your First Visit:

Your therapist will conduct an evaluation of your condition lasting between 60-90 minutes. The evaluation is necessary to create a program designed specifically to address your needs for a maximum recovery.

What do I bring on my first visit?

– Referral slip from your medical doctor
– Your medical insurance card
– Your ID
– If you are getting therapy as a result of a worker’s compensation claim or an automobile accident, you will also need to bring your claim information, including claim number.

Please arrive 15 minutes early on your first visit to fill out any necessary paperwork.

What do I wear?

We recommend comfortable clothing such as sweatpants or shorts, a T-shirt or tank-top and sneakers.

How long is each visit?

Each visit will last 60 – 90 minutes on average. Times vary due to the treatment and exercises being performed.

How often do I go to treatment?

The regularity of your visits will be determined after your initial evaluation, but most patients have 3 visits each week scheduled.


Houston Hand Therapy
Bellaire/Medical Center

4009-M Bellaire Boulevard
Houston, TX 77025
T: 713.839.7800
F: 713.839.7931

Monday and Wednesday 10:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday and Thursday 9:00am-7:00pm
Friday 9:00am-4:00pm

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