HAND & UPPER EXTREMITY REHABILITATION
Hand Rehabilitation Specialists treat all types of injuries/diseases of the hand and upper extremity including fractures, wrist disorders, nerve compression syndromes such as Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Ulnar Nerve Compression, tendon and nerve injuries, arthritis, sports injuries, post-operative reconstruction, birth defects, repetitive strain injuries such as “Tennis Elbow”, amputations and replants, shoulder impingement, rotator cuff strains and tears. Neurological conditions such as Stroke, Parkinsons, spasticity following Acquired Brain Injury.
Hand Therapy is a specialty of both the Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy professions. A Hand Therapist has achieved post-graduate qualifications in upperlimb rehabilitation. This specialty encompasses treatment of the entire upperlimb from shoulder to hand.
Broken wrist or hand ?
Peninsula Hand Therapy specialises in the custom fabrication of lightweight, low temperature, thermoplastic casts.
Thermoplastic waterproof casts are suitable for simple green stick fractures in kids or most wrist and hand fractures.
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