Orthotics – Upper Extremity
Spasticity and injury are two of the most common reasons our patients use wrist, hand, arm and elbow orthotics. Whatever the need, experienced orthotists are available at all of our locations to provide custom-made and custom-fit upper extremity orthotics.
Scheck & Siress is owned by practitioners who see patients in our offices around the Chicago area. That means that excellent patient care is a company priority. Please let us know how we can work together with you and your physician to find a solution to meet your needs.
Wrist and Hand Braces
Custom molded, a WHO may be made of canvas, metal or plastic. It is ideal for positioning and stabilization of the hand and wrist joints.
Wrist Cock-Up Splint
Designed to support the wrist from both top and bottom. Usually made of a soft material like canvas or neoprene with a metal insert that is molded to the patient for stability.
Resting Hand Orthosis
Usually made of molded plastic and worn under the hand and wrist. Offers support and holds the hand in a resting, extended position.
Arm, Shoulder and Elbow Braces
Ulnar or Humeral Fracture Brace
A protective is device worn to aid in healing and alignment of fractured arm bones.
Shoulder Abduction Restraint
Limits movements that might cause recurrent dislocation of the shoulder. It may be made of canvas and neoprene or of more rigid plastic.
Controls movement in the joint and helps it heal after an injury or surgery. Reduces movement if you have arthritis or spasticity.
Figure of Eight
This clavicle support promotes healing after the bone is fractured or broken.
A sling and soft wedge-shaped support combine to help with recovery after shoulder surgery or injury.