Angie G. Crowell, OTR/L, CHT
Occupational Therapist, Certified Hand Specialist
Angie is a Louisiana native that received her degree in Occupational Therapy from Louisiana Health Sciences Center in August of 2000. She went on to specialize in Hand Therapy after completing a hand therapy fellowship at Texas Women’s University in 2002. She received her formal certification in hand therapy in 2005.
Angie’s experience includes treatment of acute post-op orthopedic patients, burn injuries, amputations, congenital deformities, chronic conditions of the upper extremity, sports-related injuries, and deficits due to disease. She offers compassionate skilled care for a wide variety of disorders involving the upper extremity (shoulder, arm, elbow, forearm, wrist, and hand).
As a certified hand therapist, Angie utilizes a variety of tools and techniques including custom orthotic fabrication, wound and scar care, customized activity and exercise programs and management techniques for edema and pain. She also incorporates a tool-assisted soft tissue mobilization (a treatment that stimulates the body’s natural healing response with the use of specialized acrylic tools).