Archives for 2016

Christmas Appointments

We are open over the festive period.  We have appointments in most clinics on most days EXCLUDING public holidays. Please call 1300 887 798 to make an appointment. Merry Christmas from the Hand Works team!

Kewdale clinic now open!

We are excited to be able to offer our services to the lower hills and eastern suburbs patients, at our newly opened Kewdale clinic.  Located at Suite 5, 137 Kewdale Road (Kewdale Central), our therapists, Stuart Wilson, Kassandra Jarvis and Alex Retallick are available by appointment to look after your hand and upper limb injury [Read more…]

Upcoming pilot trial – April 2016

Thuy (“Twee”) Tran, Hand Works Research Coordinator and PhD candidate, is currently collating a standardised evidence-based assessment and treatment protocol for injured workers with Lateral Epicondylalgia. She is working closely with her colleagues and professors from Curtin University, to develop a pilot trial which aims to commence in April 2016. The aim of the study is [Read more…]

Volar Plate Injuries

Volar plate (VP) injuries are very common and typically a simple injury to manage.  However, early diagnosis and treatment is key to ensuring a good clinical result.  The consequences of delayed treatment may result in complications that require extended periods of hand therapy input and a delay in returning to work and sports. Case Study:  [Read more…]