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 simple ready-made braces and splints or custom fabricated bracing or splinting options. Our therapists will assist you to identify the option that is most appropriate for your plan for treatment.

Arthritis

 

Arthritis can affect any joint in the body - when it affects the hand it can hurt and keep you from being able to do what you want or need to do. The most common forms of Arthritis in the hand is Osteoarthritis, post-traumatic arthritis (after an injury). 

 

Bracing

 

Braces are designed for the immobilization or protection required for the management of many different hand or wrist conditions. These may be suitable for some simple fractures, minor injuries, simple immobilization, and carpal tunnel syndrome.

 

Custom Molding

 

Custom fitted splints or braces. when needed, are designed and manufactured on-premise and are custom-fitted to you by our hand therapists. It is molded perfectly to fit the anatomy allowing for maximum protection and ease of removal for post-injury or surgery rehabilitation.

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

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Our Consultation

Let us get to know you, and how we can help.

 

This consultation varies from our regular consultation as here we would be fitting you with the appropriate splint or brace that would fit your needs perfectly.

First Visit Duration / 30 - 60 minutes