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Melissa Giberson
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  • Hand Therapy
Accepting new patients

Locations

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140 Park Avenue Hand Therapy

140 Park Avenue
Florham Park, NJ 07932
United States

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75 Bloomfield Avenue Hand Therapy

75 Bloomfield Avenue
Suite 102
Denville, NJ 07834
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • Arthritis
  • Boutonniere deformity
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Cubital tunnel release
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Fractures
  • Hand pain
  • Joint protection
  • Mallet finger
  • Nerve injuries
  • Orthotics fabrication
  • Pain Management
  • Splint fabrication
  • Splinting
  • Swan neck deformity
  • Upper extremity rehabilitation
  • Wound care
  • boutonniere
  • crush injury
  • cubital tunnel
  • dislocation
  • ergonomic
  • increase tissue extensibility
  • joint mobilization
  • replanted extremity
  • restore range of motion
  • restore strength
  • scar remodeling
  • soft tissue mobilization

Accepted Insurances

Always check with your health insurance carrier before scheduling any type of service. You can learn the details of your individual health insurance plan, including the amount of your copay, deductible, and coinsurance by visiting your health insurance company's website or by calling their customer service department. Click here to review our list of accepted insurance plans.

Aetna
  • Aetna Medicare PrimeAetna Signature Administrators
  • HMO
  • Meritain
  • Open Access
  • POS
  • AHS - SMG is Tier 1
  • APCN - Aetna Premier Choice Network
  • Axcel Choice POS II
  • Axcel Open Access
  • Choice POS II
  • EPO Select
  • HNO - Health Network Option
  • Liberty - SMG is Tier 1
  • Medicare Advantage - HMO, PPO
  • Choice
  • PPO
  • Signature PPO
  • Assure Premier Plus
AmeriHealth
  • EPO
  • PPO
  • HMO
  • POS
  • Open Access
  • Open Access Plus
  • Local Value
  • Tiered Advantage
  • Advantage
  • HMO Plus
  • POS Plus
  • Regional Preferred
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Horizon BCBS NJ
  • Empire/Anthem BCBS PPO
  • Federal Program
  • Medicare Advantage
  • Out-of-State BCBS PPO Blue Card
Cigna
  • PPO
  • HMO
  • Open Access
  • Cigna Health Plan (CHP)
  • Choice Fund
  • Indemnity
  • International
  • Open Access Plus
CHN - Consumer Health Network
Clover Medicare Advantage
  • All Plans
Coventry Health Plans
First Health
  • All Plans with First Health Logo
Humana Medicare Advantage
  • PPO
Medicare
  • Traditional Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Medicare Supplemental Plans
  • Medicare Advantage PPO
Magnacare
  • All plans PPO
Multiplan/PHCS
  • Multiplan/PHCS logo on card - PPO
Oxford Healthplan
  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Advantage
OSCAR
  • Qualcare logo on card
  • OSCAR NJ Individual and Family Plan
  • OSCAR NJ PPO Plan
Qualcare
  • Qualcare logo on card
  • PPO
  • EPO
  • Community Care Network
  • Emblem Health (with Qualcare logo)
  • HIP Prime (with Qualcare logo)
Tricare
  • Traditional Plan
United Healthcare
  • AARP Medicare Complete - HMO, PPOChoice
  • Choice Plus
  • HMO
  • Navigate - EPO, HMO, POS
  • NY SHIP
  • PPO

Training and Education

Certification

  • Advanced Practice in Hand and Upper Quarter Rehabilitation, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

Graduate

  • Health Science, Occupational Therapy, With Honors, Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, NY

Undergraduate

  • Sociology, Cum Laude, Wagner College, Staten Island, NY
  • Health Science, Occupational Therapy, With Honors, Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, NY

About Me

Melissa A. Giberson, MS, OTR, CHT, specializes in varied hand and upper extremity rehabilitation, including therapy for neuromuscular and musculoskeletal conditions, cumulative trauma, burns, fracturess, dislocations, tendon repair and reconstruction, arthritis, soft-tissue injuries, digital amputation and replants, and Dupuytren's contracture. Ms. Giberson has expertise working with children, adolescents, adults, and elderly patients.

Before joining Summit Medical Group, Ms. Giberson practiced with Kessler Institute for Rehabilittaion in Bedminster, New Jersey. She also has practiced with North Jersey Hand Therapy in Denville, Chilton Hospital Physical Therapy in Wayne, Bayada Home Health Care in Morristown, and Hudson Physical Therapy in Wayne.

Ms. Giberson is a member of the American Occupational Therapy Association, American Society of Hand Therapists, and New Jersey Occupational Therapy Association.

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