What is Hand Therapy?


Hand therapy treatment may involve:

  • Splinting of the hand and upper limb
  • Exercise and work specific rehabilitation
  • Activity assessment and joint protection advice
  • Joint mobilisations
  • Swelling management
  • Scar management
  • Desensitisation and sensory re-education programmes
  • Pain management


Conditions regularly seen in hand therapy:

Please click on each condition for further information