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HandsOn gym & hydrotherapy services

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Our gym & hydrotherapy in Brisbane

HandsOn Therapy has a team of exercise physiologists who provide rehabilitation and conditioning services in a gym, at home or in a hydrotherapy pool.

When a patient has reached their maximum potential in therapy, they can be referred to an exercise physiologist for further treatment and advice on how to safely and effectively progress their recovery. An exercise physiologist will create a personalised program to help a patient avoid re-injury, improve their quality of life and/or return to work and daily activities.

Physical conditioning services are typically provided in a gym and/or hydrotherapy setting to help patients regain strength and functional capacity in the later stages of their rehabilitation. Please keep in mind that this service requires additional WorkCover and insurer approval, but it has proven to be a valuable tool in allowing a patient to return to work.

Contact us today to learn more about how we can assist you and your patients!

What we treat & how we help

HandsOn Therapy provides a variety of treatments and services in the management of the following conditions:

  • Ligament & tendon injuries
  • Fractures
  • Nerve & vascular compromise
  • Arthritis
  • Post-surgery conditions
  • Soft tissue trauma
  • Pain conditions
  • Repetitive strain injuries

Our hand therapists are adept at the assessment of a range of pathologies associated with:

  • Post-surgical conditions
  • Cumulative soft tissue trauma involving multiple structures and sites
  • Pain conditions
  • Ligamentous and tendon injuries
  • Nerve and vascular compromise
  • Early arthritis

Management techniques used at HandsOn for soft tissue conditions include:

  • Rigid splinting to rest acutely inflamed structures
  • Use of heat, cold and electrical modalities (ultrasound and TENS) for pain, inflammation and stiffness
  • A variety of massage techniques including trigger point, myofascial, deep tissue and friction massage
  • Re-education of movement patterns including for work practices
  • Stretches and strengthening
  • Task simplification and provision of assistive devices

Our post-surgical management includes:

  • Focused wound care and compression bandaging to optimise healing and allow early exercise and hand use
  • Fabrication of rigid plastic splints to protect repaired structures and allow prescribed movement
  • Use of silicone media, massage techniques and compression for scar management
  • Nerve desensitisation and re-education techniques
  • Exercises, strengthening and endurance
  • Initiation and facilitation of the return-to-work process during the rehabilitation phase
  • Provision of ancillary services including exercise physiology

Why choose HandsOn Therapy?

HandsOn Therapy is unrivalled in its commitment to providing the best care possible to our patients.

Our facilities are outfitted with cutting-edge technology and equipment and our team of highly skilled therapists is committed to assisting our patients in reaching their rehabilitation objectives. HandsOn Therapy provides a wide range of services to meet the needs of all of our patients and our friendly and supportive environment makes us the best location for anyone looking for exceptional therapy services.

If you're looking for a therapy provider who will give you the best possible care, look no further than HandsOn Therapy.

Contact us today!

To speak with one of our dedicated and experienced staff members about your specific needs, please call, email or use our contact form and we will get back to you as soon as possible!

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