About Hand Therapy

Hand therapy is a specialized branch of rehabilitation that focuses on the assessment and treatment of conditions affecting the hands, wrists, and arms. Whether you're recovering from surgery, repetitive strain, managing the effects of arthritis, or seeking to improve the function and flexibility of your hands, our expert therapists are here to guide you on your journey to optimal hand health.

Our Approach

At Healing Hands Hand Therapy, we believe in a holistic approach to hand therapy. Our team begins by thoroughly understanding your condition through advanced assessments, enabling us to create personalized treatment plans that address your specific challenges. From therapeutic exercises and manual techniques to custom splinting, our goal is to not just restore function but empower you with the tools for long-term well-being.


  • Rehabilitation: Our rehabilitation programs are designed to enhance strength, mobility, and function through targeted exercises and hands-on therapies.
  • Post-Surgery Care: We specialize in supporting individuals through the recovery process after hand surgery, ensuring a smooth and effective healing journey.
  • Arthritis Management: Living with arthritis in your hands can be challenging. Our experts work with you to manage pain, improve joint function, and maintain an active lifestyle.
  • Preventive Care: Beyond rehabilitation, we are passionate about preventing future issues. Our specialists provide insights into ergonomics and practices to minimize the risk of hand and upper extremity injuries.

Why Choose Us

  • Expertise:  With Over 22 years of experience our hand therapist bring a wealth of specialized knowledge and experience to every case, ensuring that you receive the highest quality care.
  • Compassion: We understand the impact hand issues can have on your daily life. Our compassionate team is dedicated to providing support and encouragement throughout your rehabilitation journey.
  • Collaboration: We collaborate closely with orthopaedic surgeons, rheumatologists, and other healthcare professionals to ensure a comprehensive and coordinated approach to your care.

Embark on your journey to optimal hand health with Healing Hands Hand Therapy. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and discover how expert hand therapy can make a difference in your life.

 Your hands, our expertise - unlocking the potential for a future with hands that move, work, and thrive. Welcome to Healing Hands Hand Therapy, where hand health meets excellence.

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Opening Hours

Monday 9.00- 1700
Tuesday 9.00-1700

How Can a Hand Therapist Help?

Hand therapy treatments are tailored to each individual's specific condition and needs. The therapy process typically includes:

  • Comprehensive Evaluation:

A thorough assessment of the individual's hand function, strength, range of motion, and pain levels to develop a personalized treatment plan.

  • Customized Treatment Plans:

Based on the evaluation, the hand therapist creates a treatment plan that may include exercises, splinting, manual therapy techniques, modalities, and activity modification.

  • Wound Care:

For individuals with wounds or post-surgical incisions, hand therapists provide specialized wound care and scar management.

  • Splinting:

Custom splints are often used to protect and support the hand during healing, maintain proper alignment, and prevent contractures.

  • Scar management and Desensitasion:

Assessing scars and prescribing Scar management strategies. These may include compression, silicon products, stretching/exercise programs, massage and, desensitization techniques.

  • Pain Management:

Various techniques to manage pain, including modalities like heat or cold therapy, and manual therapy.

  • Home Exercise Program:

Patients are usually given a set of exercises to perform at home to supplement their therapy sessions and promote continuous progress.

  • Education:

Comprehensive education about their condition, the importance of compliance with therapy, and strategies for preventing future injuries.

Our Areas Of Expertise

  • Comprehensive education about your injury and recovery process
  • fabrication of a custom-made splints
  • Prescription of Braces and off the shelf splints
  • Pain management
  • Exercise prescription
  • Odema/ swelling management
  • Wound care/ suture care
  • Scar management
  • Compression therapy/ garments
  • Joint protection
  • Desensitisation
  • Education of Self-Management
  • Prescribe exercises for strength and rehabilitation
  • Collaboration with workcover to return to suitable duties
  • Collaboration and Continuity of Care liaising with GP’s, Hand and Orthopaedic surgeons, Rheumatologists, work cover and self-insurers