Acute Injuries or Chronic Rehabilitation

 We provide a wide range of services to ensure a holistic and comprehensive rehabilitation.

Hand Therapy – Treatment we provide

  • Assessment of your injury
  • Customised program for rehabilitation
  • Splints - Custom made thermoplastic for protection of injury.
  • Splints - Custom made mobilisation splints to keep you active
  • Game day and training splints - approved by Sports Associations.
  • Custom made soft splints - including waterproof neoprene and soft braces
  • Casts - including waterproof casts for all types of fractures
  • Sports taping and kinesiotaping
  • Therapeutic massage
  • Dry needling / acupuncture
  • Wound management post surgery or after an injury
  • Oedema management
  • Scar management
  • Pain management
  • Fine motor retraining
  • Sensory retraining and desensitisation programs
  • Strengthening programs
  • Stretching programs
  • Joint protection and activity modification advice
  • Electrotherapy

Conditions Treated

Cyclist Injury and Treatment

Hospital Inpatient Services

Our Hand Therapists have visiting rights to the 3 private hospitals on the Gold Coast including:

Early post operative rehabilitation including wound and oedema management, as well as thermoplastic splinting and exercises is often crucial in early rehabilitation following hand surgery.

Occupational Therapy – Services we provide

  • Telehealth appointments
  • Mobile casting service
  • Work Site Visits
  • Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Functional Capacity Evaluations
  • Ergonomic Assessments
  • ADL Assessment
  • Home Visits 
  • Equipment Prescription
  • Individual Rehabilitation Programs

Psychology / Adjustment to Injury Counselling Services

Our onsite Psychologist, Linda Adams, from East Qld Psychology and Counselling Services assists many of our patients through their psychological and emotional recovery of their hand or upper limb injury. 

Who we see

Active Hand Therapy treats an array of patients including: