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Hand Massage

Hand Therapy


Hand Therapy is the art & science of evaluating and treating conditions of the hand and wrist, where we use specialized therapeutic interventions.

Hand Surgery


Hand Surgery is a very specialized discipline that draws together practicing surgeons from both Orthopaedic Surgery and Plastic Surgery.

Splints & Braces


Splints and braces are often necessary for the support and protection of your hand or wrist  Many conditions of the hand and wrist may benefit from this practice.

EXOS Casting


Handworx offers EXOS waterproof casting. This revolutionary and leading custom casting system allows the cast to mold directly to your anatomy.

How to book an appointment?

Appointments with our surgical staff
only by referral from a Physician
or Nurse Practitioner

Appointments with our Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapist
do not require a referral

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About Us


A unique Physiotherapy Clinic for the assessment and treatment of your hands & wrists.


We strive to provide the most effective and comprehensive care for all conditions affecting the hand and wrist for the Kitchener-Waterloo Region and surrounding areas.

With over 30-years of combined experience in treating hands, our Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists understand your challenges and will work with you to resolve them. We strive to help you overcome the dysfunction or impairment in your hands or wrists caused by any one of numerous conditions

"Great friendly staff, and knowledgeable. Helped me with two broken wrist bones. No more pain, I was worried I would lose strength in my hand/arm but everything is great."

Our Surgeons

Dr Peter Schuringa
Orthopaedic Surgeon

An Orthopaedic surgeon, subspecializing in surgery of the hand and wrist, offers the community his extensive experience of over 20-years in managing the most challenging and complex hand and wrist problems.

Dr Elyse Jewer

Orthopaedic Surgeon

An orthopaedic surgeon that has recently joined Handworx as a fellowship who is a trained hand and wrist subspecialist with experience in all conditions affecting the hand and wrist. Interest in peripheral nerve surgery.

Dr Alex Corneman
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon

A Plastic surgeon offers consultation in both general and reconstructive plastic surgery including conditions affecting the hand.

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