Hand therapy is a specialty practice area under the allied health
occupational therapy group. They are mainly concerned with treating
orthopedic-based upper extremities (elbows, forearms, wrists, palms,
fingers) to optimize the functional and mobility use of the upper
Common diagnoses seen by us in this area physical
therapy practice includes fractures in the bones of the arm or hand,
sprains and strains of the ligaments in the joints and connective
tissues, lacerations, cuts, amputations, burns and surgical repairs of
tendons and nerves of the hand and arm.
Additionally, we often
treat and managed acquired conditions such as repetitive strain
injuries (carpal tunnel syndrome, de Quervain's tenosynovitis, trigger
finger etc), as well as tendonitis, rheumatoid arthritis and
We address biomechanical issues underlying upper-extremity conditions.
primarily occupational therapists, the hand occupational therapist
often uses an occupation-based and client centred approach to hand
rehabilitation by identifying the needs of the clients, and then
tailoring interventions to improve performance in their preferred
activities and tasks - it can be wanting to drive again, to open a can
of Coke etc.
Some of our hand therapists' treatment includes:
- Safety And Injury Integrity Education
- Home exercises
- Joint Mobilization
- Modalities (Hot/Cold)
- Specific Exercises
- Tendon Gliding Exercises
- Scar Management
- Sensory re-education
- Splinting and Braces
- Work Hardening
- Ergonomics: Decreasing Injuries At The Workplace
In Phoenix Rehab, we (physiotherapy and hand therapy) see and treat primarily orthopedic, musculoskeletal and sports type injuries and patients. This includes but is not limited to injuries to bones, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and joints.
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Phoenix Rehab Singapore Core Services And Specializations
Phoenix Rehab Group works with specialist
physiotherapists and specialist rehab therapists who are highly
trained, qualified, experienced and passionate to provide high level of
expert care to our patients.
CLINICAL PILATES & WELLNESS PILATES
Clinical Pilates is a form of physical exercise that focuses on posture,
core stability, balance, control, strength, flexibility, and breathing.
It is a system of safe and effective exercises, which
meet specific individual needs, to treat a wide range of injuries
TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE (TCM)
Chiropractic is a form of alternative medicine mostly concerned
with the diagnosis and treatment of mechanical disorders of the
musculoskeletal system, especially the spine -
spinal manipulation, calle "spinal adjustment" or
"chiropractic adjustment", is the most common treatment used in
Having a personal trainer helps you get faster and better health, fitness and wellness results.
You can expect better fat loss and muscle gain, have reduced risks of injury, establish effective exercise and health habits as well as overcome those annoying "flatline plateus" to breakthrough to your next level of fitness and weight loss.
DEEP TISSUE RELEASE & SPORTS MASSAGE THERAPY
Sports and deep tissue release massage helps to increase nutrient-rich blood
flow to tired , tight and tense muscles to accelerate recovery and shorten downtime. It also helps prevents
muscles from scar tissue micro-tears, and increases muscle
performance. When done regularly it will keeps your muscles and you healthy and fit and have body/movement-confidence.
All our allied health therapists and TCM physicians are fully insured and registered with Allied Health Professions Council (AHPC) and Traditional Chinese Medicine Board (TCM).
See our entire team here by location and specialization.
At the first session, our specialist physiotherapists will carry out a thorough
assessment, helping them to select the most appropriate treatment to
help you recover as well as provide treatment in the same session.
Follow up sessions are inline to provide
expert treatment for your pain as well as prescribing specific
exercises to reduce your risk of re-injury and giving you a long term
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