Desert Hand Therapy & DHT Physical Therapy haveĀ specialized treatment centers providing therapeutic treatment and rehabilitation to restore optimal upper extremity function. Expert individualized treatment is essential following trauma, illness or injury. Our centers treat a wide variety of upper extremity conditions.
At Desert Hand Therapy, our therapists have distinguished themselves with their professional commitment to excellence. Our staff includes Certified Hand Therapists, Occupational and Physical Therapists and Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants who have specialized training in treatment of the hand and upper extremity.

Our History

Desert Hand Therapy was formed and created in July 1997. Chris Reynolds PT, MHS, CHT, started his practice following a career in hand therapy spanning 17 years in the Phoenix area. DHT now hasĀ 10 locations to serve you in the Metro Phoenix area. Therapists at Desert Hand Therapy have the highest training in hand therapy with ongoing knowledge of changes in upper extremity care, and treat patients and their families with dignity and respect.

Learn more about the history, mission and vision of Desert Hand Therapy.


Nothing makes us happier than helping a patient return to the activities and lifestyle they love. We wanted to share some of those great stories here.

Read our patient success stories.

Insurances Accepted

Desert Hand Therapy accepts most insurance plans. Visit our Insurances page to see a full list of the insurances we accept.