Hand Therapy

Hand & Wrist Therapy

If you’re struggling with hand or wrist concerns, physiotherapy can improve the mobility and strength of your upper extremity and, as a result, enhance your overall functional ability.

Can hand therapy benefit you?

Brittney Achtymichuk, our physiotherapist with a special interest in hand therapy, works with people of all ages and abilities who suffer from one more of the following hand/wrist concerns:

    • Pain
    • Stiffness
    • Swelling
    • Deformity
    • Weakness while grasping, lifting, and/or carrying
    • Numbness or tingling
    • General reduction in function
Brittney Achtymichuk taking measurements fo hand therapy

What Our Patients Say

Manual hand therapy

Can hand therapy help with your concern?

Below are some common hand and wrist conditions that Brittney treats at Acceleration Physiotherapy:

    • Arthritis
    • Sprains/strains
    • Tendonitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Trigger fingers
    • Fractures
    • Post-operative rehabilitation

Why Choose Us

One-on-One Treatments
Private Consultation Rooms

What can you expect at a hand therapy appointment?

Your hand therapy treatment plan will begin with an in-depth assessment that includes measuring functional grips, pinches, range of motion and strength. As with all treatments at Acceleration Physiotherapy, your one-on-one appointment will take place in a private room, allowing Brittney to focus solely on your care for the entire appointment.

After the initial assessment, Brittney will develop an individualized treatment plan tailored to your needs and goals. Your plan may include education, exercise, manual therapy, and/or modalities, as required.

For more information about attending treatment at Acceleration Physiotherapy in Sherwood Park, click here.