Maria Satterfield, OTR/L, CHT, CLT, CEAS, obtained her Bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Southern California in 2000. Maria has been in practice for more than 12 years and has mentored and supervised numerous therapists and students. She completed the Kaiser Hand Fellowship Program and became a Certified Hand Therapist in 2005. Maria specializes in treating traumatic hand injuries and excels in casting and fabricating dynamic and static splints.
Community Hospital Long Beach is proud to offer a continuum of rehabilitation care using the latest innovative treatments in physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and hand therapy to help you maximize your independence and quality of life.
Hand Therapy is a non-surgical option that helps strengthen joints and improve mobility.
Certified Hand Therapist, Maria Satterfield, OTR/L, CHT, explains the different types of arthritis, causes and how hand therapy can benefit your arthritis.