What is Hand Therapy?

Hand therapy is the science of rehabilitating the upper limb through to the hand. It involves evaluation and testing to assess the injured limb from which a specific treatment program can be designed. A variety of specialised treatment techniques are used to achieve these goals.

Our Hand Therapist Marnie is an Occupational Therapist who provides a holistic approach and advocates strongly for patients to achieve the best functional outcomes. Her areas of interest include:

  • Fractures
  • Dry needling
  • Tennis elbow
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Post surgical rehab
  • Arthritis
  • Upper limb tendon repairs
  • Multi-trauma injuries
  • Dupuytren’s disease