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Hand Therapy Treatment in Coquitlam

Specialized hand therapy services in Coquitlam to help you regain function and mobility.

About Hand Therapy in Coquitlam

client receiving hand therapy on their right thumb

Your hands are vital to everyday life, and we proudly offer specialized hand therapy services at Back in Motion Health in Coquitlam. With a dedicated and local therapist available at our Coquitlam location, we’re committed to helping you regain optimal function and mobility in your hands, wrists, elbows and shoulders. 

Contact us today to schedule an appointment.

What’s Hand Therapy?

Hand therapy is a specialized form of rehabilitation focused on assessing and treating various conditions affecting the hands and upper extremities. It combines occupational and physical therapy elements to address multiple issues, including injuries, chronic conditions and post-surgical rehabilitation. Hand therapists are highly trained occupational therapists (OT) or physical therapists (PT) with extensive experience treating hand and upper extremity conditions.

Conditions that Hand Therapy Treats

Our hand physiotherapist can address various conditions, including:

  • Fractures and dislocations
  • Tendon and nerve injuries
  • Arthritis and rheumatic diseases
  • Crush injuries
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Dupuytren’s contracture
  • Repetitive strain injuries
  • Sports-related injuries

Our hand therapist in Coquitlam also provides care for individuals experiencing chronic conditions that impact the function of their upper extremities, including autoimmune disorders, neurological conditions, pain syndromes, diabetes-related complications, focal dystonia, congenital anomalies and psychogenic disorders.

If you want to find out if hand physio is right for you, contact us today to schedule a consultation.

Your Coquitlam Hand Therapist

Paramjot Dhillon | Hand Therapist

Meet Paramjot

Paramjot Dhillon obtained Master in Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal) from Punjabi University, India in 2009. She has over 11 years of experience in clinical settings and teaching.

Paramjot has worked as an Associate Professor in Christian Medical College and Hospital, India. She has 9 research articles published in the reputed journals.

She is certified in Functional Dry Needling Level 1 and Pelvic Health Level 1.

Param has also taken additional courses in:

  • Mulligan Manual Therapy
  • Acute Management of sports related concussion and management of post-concussion syndrome
  • Advanced Concussion Course
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation and Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD) and Orofacial Pain – Evaluation and Treatment

Frequently Asked Questions – FAQ

Get answers to some of the most common questions about Hand Therapy.

How Does Hand Therapy Improve Function?

Hand therapy goes beyond simply treating symptoms — it aims to improve overall hand function and quality of life. It addresses the underlying cause of the issue to implement targeted interventions. In short, hand therapy can help you regain independence and confidence in performing daily activities.

What Does Hand Therapy Treatment Involve?

Hand therapy treatment is tailored to each individual’s specific needs and goals. It may include therapeutic exercises, including strength exercises, dexterity training, nerve desensitization, scar management and deep tissue massage. The goal of treatment is to improve strength, range of motion, dexterity and function while reducing pain and swelling.

When you meet with a certified hand therapist at Back in Motion Health in Coquitlam, we’ll work closely with you to develop a personalized treatment plan to address your unique challenges. Whether recovering from surgery, managing a chronic condition or rehabilitating an injury, our team is here to support you every step of the way.

Hand Physio in Coquitlam

At Back in Motion Health in Coquitlam, our hand therapy services provide comprehensive care and support for individuals experiencing hand-related challenges. You can trust us to help you get back to doing what you love. Contact us today to learn more about how a hand physiotherapist can help you.

Insurance Claims & Information

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ICBC Insurance Claims

Back in Motion’s team of clinicians, including Physiotherapists, Massage Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Psychologists, Counsellors, and Kinesiologists, all have extensive experience in administering ICBC treatments. We are here to help! Click the ‘Learn More’ button for additional details.

WorkSafeBC Claims

Workplace injuries are usually due to trauma or overuse. If you have been injured as a result of a workplace activity, our team of experts at Back in Motion can perform a comprehensive assessment and develop a treatment plan to reduce your symptoms and rehabilitate your injury.

If your claim is approved by WSBC, your initial assessment is 100% covered with a WorkSafeBC Claim number. Once your claim has been accepted by WorkSafeBC, the full treatment cost of your appointments will be funded (within the approved time parameters). When you are ready, your physiotherapist will work with you, your employer, physician, and WorkSafeBC Case Manager to develop a safe and appropriate return to work plan. If your claim has been denied or is disallowed, the expenses will need to be covered by the Client.

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Our Satisfied Clients

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"I love this clinic! Super personable, professional, helpful, friendly...I love love love them. It also helps that they have physiological, kin, and RMT services all in one place."

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