What is Hand Therapy?

Practitioners of hand therapy are registered Occupational Therapists or Physiotherapists who have undertaken extensive training in the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic disorders of the hand, wrist and elbow.

At Bayside Hand Therapy friendly, caring and professional treatment is provided by experienced hand therapists who participate in regular professional development to deliver up-to-date, evidence-based practice.

Our therapists work in close association with hand surgeons, general practitioners and insurers to ensure our patients make a rapid recovery from injury or surgery or minimise the impact of chronic hand conditions.

The Benefits

  • We care about getting you the best result in the best possible timeframe.
  • Thorough examination and diagnosis.  We treat the cause not just the symptoms
  • One on one treatment in a relaxed  and friendly environment
  • Every effort is made to ensure you see the same therapist at each visit
  • Individual treatment tailored to your particular circumstances
  • No referral necessary for private patients
  • On-site health fund claiming
  • Free off street parking

Our Therapists

Our therapists are all experts in their field and have decades of experience in providing treatment and support to help you overcome a hand injury.

We are all accredited members of the Australian Hand Therapy Association and Associate Members of the Queensland Hand Surgery Society. Our staff are also hand therapy educators responsible for presenting training courses on behalf of the Australian Hand Therapy Association. Learn more about our highly experienced therapists, Melissa James, Christina Harwood, Jackie Oldham.

Servicing Eastern Brisbane

We accept referrals from all major South East Queensland hospitals, specialists, GPs and other health professionals. A short drive from most Eastern suburbs with plenty of free off-street parking our clinic is also easily accessible by public transport.


37 Florence Street
Wynnum QLD 4178
Phone: (07) 3396 7798
Fax: (07) 3396 7312
E: office@baysidehandtherapy.com.au

Appointments available
Monday 9:00am – 4:30pm
Tuesday to Friday 8:30am – 5:30pm

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