Our Staff

 

Your quality of care is of the utmost importance to us at Handworx.

 

We strive to have top-of-the-line Therapists, Physiotherapists, and Surgeons on staff to ensure you get the best treatment possible.

Take a look below at the staff we have available to provide you with the best care.

How to book an appointment?

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

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

Meet our Team

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.

Lynn Jeaurond

Registered Occupational Therapist

A Registered Occupational Therapist with over 28-years of experience with a specialized interest in the therapy of the hand, wrist and elbow.

 

Nancy Forget
Registered Occupational Therapist

A Registered Occupational Therapist, she provides specialized hand therapy assessment and treatment for people with acquired work-related conditions.

Julie Howson-Chang
Registered Physiotherapist

A Registered Physiotherapist with a special interest in hand, wrist, and elbow conditions; helping to optimize recovery from an injury or surgery, or other insidious upper extremity concerns.