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Aurora Rehabilitation Services offers certified hand therapy

Monday, March 24, 2008

Jennifer WenzelJennifer Wenzel, registered occupational therapist with Aurora Rehabilitation Services at Aurora Medical Center in Kenosha, recently earned recognition as a certified hand therapist from the Hand Therapy Certification Commission, Inc.

Hand therapists treat a variety of hand injuries including trauma, tendon injuries, fractures, arthritis, wounds, stiff joints, amputations and nerve injuries. They also create custom splints and braces for a variety of diagnoses. The Hand Therapy Certification is a comprehensive test that covers the broad knowledge for the advanced specialty of upper extremity rehabilitation.

Wenzel graduated from Concordia University with a bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy. She has worked for Aurora Rehabilitation Services since 2001. To make an appointment, please call 262-948-7045.

Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin health care provider and a nationally recognized leader in efforts to improve the quality of health care. Aurora offers services at sites in more than 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin.

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Contact: Andy Johnson (262-767-6267)

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