Our Clinic remains open to receive your referrals for acute musculoskeletal injuries of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand.
We continue to maintain a high standard of safe practice in social distancing in our waiting and treatments rooms and our clinic hygiene is in keeping with COVID 19 recommendations. All patients and staff will be temperature checked upon entry into the clinic.
Video consultations can be arranged if you are not able to have a face to face consult.
Hand & Upper Limb 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.
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Corona update from PHT – 12 August 2020
COVID Stage 4 announcement for private practice health services in VictoriaWe wish to reassure our clients and the Mornington Peninsula community that DHHS permits Private Practice Health services to operate during Stage 4 lockdown for face to face and Telehealth services.
“All AHPRA registered health workers required to fulfil a care plan endorsed by NDIS, TAC, Workcover or DVA, or to provide services that prevent a significant change/deterioration in functional independence necessitating escalation of care (e.g. a requirement for specialist input/review, an increase in care needs and/or alternate accommodation) and when this service helps avoid a hospital admission or emergency department presentation.”
This permits our current clients to continue their treatment either face to face or if appropriate as online video consultations.
We continue our close working relationship with our local plastic and orthopaedic surgeons in the provision of excellent care for the hand, wrist, elbow & shoulder during this time.
Peninsula Hand Therapy with Hand Surgeon Dr Neela Janakiramanen continue to operate the
If you require treatment for an acute injury, or condition that hinders your hand or upper limb function and wish to seek immediate treatment please call 5973 6911 or request an appointment on our website.
To ensure immediate attention to your acute sporting injury or fracture;
Broken wrist or hand ?
Peninsula Hand Therapy specialises in the custom fabrication of lightweight waterproof thermoplastic casts.
Thermoplastic waterproof casts are suitable for green stick fractures in children and stable wrist and hand fractures in adults.