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Overview

Fracture of the Hook of Hamate

This is a fracture in the palm of your hand, opposite your thumb. This happens when the golf ball hits the ground. The symptoms include pain and tenderness in the palm of your hand. This condition can be ruled out by X-rays.

Goals

Possible Treatment Goals

  • Improve Function
  • Improve Muscle Strength and Power
  • Decrease Nerve Compression
  • Decrease Postoperative Complications
  • Improve Range of Motion
  • Self-care of Symptoms
  • Improve Wound Healing
Resources

Physical Therapy
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Neuromuscular Re-education
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Vestibular Therapy
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Therapeutic Exercise
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Manual Therapy
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Joint Mobilization

Core Training
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IASTM
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Blood Flow Restriction
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Physical Therapy for Dancers
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Shockwave Therapy
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Dry Needling