ABOUT HAND THERAPY ASSOCIATES
Hand Therapy Associates was formed to provide the North Shore and Inner West community of Sydney with a specialised hand physiotherapy team. Our accredited hand therapists provide evidence-based management for the treatment of hand and upper limb conditions. Our staff are dedicated to developing the hand therapy community in Australia through active involvement with teaching and research.
The team at Hand Therapy Associates provides all aspects of hand therapy and physiotherapy. Hand Therapy treatment is tailored to the individual. Treatment focuses on maximising the functional capacity for patients who have suffered an injury or undergone surgery to their hand, wrist or elbow.
Our hand therapists are based at Chatswood on the North Shore and Balmain in the Inner West to maximise hand therapy access.
WHAT IS HAND PHYSIOTHERAPY?
At Hand Therapy Associates we provide assessment, rehabilitation and management for people who have a hand or upper limb injury or condition in the Sydney area. We can fabricate custom splints and casts, implement exercises and stretches. Every client is given an individual home treatment programme.
Our hand therapists work closely with world renowned hand surgeons and are in regular contact with your surgeon or GP. Our hand physiotherapists treat elite sports people, hand trauma and chronic hand injuries. They enjoy helping patients, young and old, with all kinds of common hand, wrist and nerve problems.
Whether you have been injured, had a planned operation or are suffering from pain, our Hand Therapy team aim to help you recover as quickly as possible. For your convenience the Hand Therapy team is located in Chatswood and Balmain, Sydney, Australia.
WHAT IS A CERTIFIED HAND THERAPIST?
Hand Therapy Associates Clinicians are all Certified Hand Therapists (USA), Accredited Hand Therapists as awarded by the Australian Hand Therapy Association and members of the Australian Physiotherapy Association.
COVID 19 UPDATE for Hand Therapy
In light of the current level of concern with the COVID-19 pandemic and community transmissions, we have made modifications in keeping with the current Department of Health guidelines.
Our practice will continue to be open with measures in place to provide stringent hygiene and infection control practices to deliver hand therapy services to the North Shore and Inner West of Sydney.
If you have developed a fever, cough, sore throat or shortness of breath within 14 days of returning from travel or contact with a person with confirmed coronavirus, you should immediately isolate yourself from other people and should seek medical attention as soon as possible. Please contact your GP, emergency department or the Health Direct helpline on 1800 022 222.
Have you have an appointment with us and are experiencing any cold or flu like symptoms or have been in close contact with someone who has confirmed coronavirus? If so please contact us on 02 8078 0692
At Hand Therapy Associates we believe in giving back to the community. 1% of our profits will be donated to our preferred charity Dalwood Spilstead Service