Hand and Upper Limb Rehabilitation Unit
About Us

What is Hand Therapy?

Hand Therapy is the art and science of rehabilitation of the upper limb – not just the hand. It involves the evaluation and assessment of the injured limb, from which a specific and goal oriented treatment program is developed using specialised techniques.

Who is a Practitioner of Hand Therapy?

Registered Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists who, through further education, clinical experience and independent study have become proficient in the treatment of upper limb conditions resulting from injury, disease or deformity.