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Hand Therapy

  • Ask Trevor CHT: pain in thumb knuckles

    Faith asks:

    "I have a lot of pain in my thumb knuckles. I wear splints but is there anything else I can do?"

  • Ask Trevor CHT: dealing with fracture pain

    Melissa asks:

    "I fainted a while ago and have had a pain in my wrist ever since. My doctor suspects a scaphoid fracture but x-rays are unclear. I've been advised to wear a splint and have an MRI. 

    The pain on moving my hand is so sharp it makes me feel sick. Can you help?"

  • What is STT arthritis?

    STT arthritis is a form of osteoarthritis that involves three bones in the wrist, the Scaphoid, the Trapezium and the Trapezoid. This article covers the symptoms of STT arthritis, diagnosis and treatment options including surgery.