Phone: 979.703.1909 Fax: 979.703.1913
3201 University Dr. E Ste 365, Bryan, TX 77802
Melissa Merritt, PhD, PT, CHT, OCS
Melissa ("Missy") is a Physical Therapist and Certified Hand Therapist. As a physical therapist, she has over 35 years of experience in evaluating a variety of musculoskeletal orthopedic injuries. She has gained additional expertise in managing upper extremity conditions and is certified through the Hand Therapy Certification Commission (HTCC). She earned a doctoral degree from Texas Woman's University and has recently been published in the Journal of Hand Therapy.
April Hedrick, OTR/L, CHT
April is an Occupational Therapist and a Certified Hand Therapist, who relocated to Texas in 2014. She has spent over 25 years working with hand surgeons & sports medicine professionals in North & South Carolina. She has gained additional training in upper extremity disorders and is certified through the Hand Therapy Certification Commission (HTCC). April has a special interest in the treatment of athletic injuries and has presented continuing education courses on this topic. She is an active member with the Texas Society of Hand Therapy & Texas Occupational Therapy Association.
As hand therapists, Melissa & April can evaluate and treat any problem relative to the upper extremities. They effectively treat and rehabilitate patients through post-operative rehabilitation, preventative treatment, non-operative treatment, conservative treatment, or industry consultation. This often starts within days of the injury or surgery and continues through to the patient's return to work and / or a productive lifestyle.
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The Brazos Valley's upper extremity specialists ...
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