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A big welcome to all our new staff

Darlene Dubos joined Sunshine Coast Hand Therapy as a Receptionist in late December 2022. Darlene divides her working hours between both our Birtinya and Cotton Tree rooms. Hikaru Ueno joined Sunshine Coast Hand Therapy as an assistant in March 2023. [...]

By |June 22nd, 2023|

The Carbonhand

The Carbonhand is a new product which has recently received TGA registration for use in Australia. Paul Nowicki from Base Medical recently attended our Clinic to present a demonstration of its use. Carbonhand is a revolutionary exoskeleton glove which acts [...]

By |June 14th, 2023|

Kristy Gerlach Replacing Sheralyn at Cotton Tree

Well as you may know, Sheralyn had a little baby girl on February 14 2019. Anabella Grace is the cutest bubba with a full head of dark hair. All going well with mum and bub. Kristy Gerlach will be replacing [...]

By |September 4th, 2020|

Baby on Board- Sheralyn and her husband are expecting a baby

Exciting news- Sheralyn is expecting a baby. Her final day before leaving on maternity leave is 21st  Dec 2018.

By |November 13th, 2018|

Katie and Sheralyn have been to a Shoulder Assessment and Treatment Course in Melbourne

In February, Katie and Sheralyn ventured to Melbourne for a hand therapist specific course in the aim of advancing and consolidating their shoulder knowledge. When injury occurs to the hand or elbow there could well be residual repercussions to the [...]

By |March 22nd, 2017|

Like us on Facebook

Like us on Facebook Tell all you know that we are here. If they are unsure of the services we offer please feel free to contact us in Cotton Tree mon-Friday on 54434574 or Birtinya 53455345

By |March 22nd, 2017|

Recent Research-Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery Effect on Typing Speed

Are you working constantly with computers and have been diagnosed with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? Are you trying to decide on whether to have surgery? Are you concerned about post-operative results on your typing? Attached is recent research regarding the positive [...]

By |February 20th, 2017|

What is a Mallet Finger?

Have you ever been playing with the kids and get hit on the tip of the finger? You could have a mallet finger or thumb. Mallet finger is an injury to the tendon that straightens the end joint of a [...]

By |February 17th, 2017|

Patient Information- What to Know Before Coming for Your Appointment

Patient Information Before your appointment Please bring your referral, x-rays, doctors’ reports and any other information with you to your appointment. Do not remove dressings or bandages that were applied during surgery, unless instructed to do so by your surgeon. [...]

By |February 6th, 2017|

Welcome to Emma

In November 2015, we welcomed Emma, a new graduate occupational therapist from Sunshine Coast University. She is currently working in the Cotton Tree clinic Mondays and Fridays and with Katie at Birtinya on Wednesdays. Emma has been working in health [...]

By |August 1st, 2016|