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Programs & Services

Hand Rehabilitation

Provides treatment for people with hand injuries or problems.

Some injuries and conditions treated include:

  • broken hands or wrists
  • tendon repairs
  • nerve repairs
  • post-op Dupuytren’s management
  • soft tissues injuries (e.g. dislocations, sprains)
  • repetitive strain injuries (e.g. tendonitis, carpal tunnel syndrome)
  • long-term problems (e.g. rheumatoid arthritis)

Services provided by an Occupational Therapist and may include:

  • splinting after hand injuries (e.g. broken bones, tendon repairs, dislocation injuries)
  • splinting for soft tissue or long-term problems (e.g. tendonitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis)
  • splinting to support and maintain function
  • scar management

education about self-management of condition

Contact Details

Misericordia Community Hospital

Location Info
Basement Level Occupational Therapy & Physical Therapy Department
16940 87 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta
T5R 4H5
Getting There

Public Parking available Main Hospital Visitor Parking.

Accessible parking availble on south side of Mother Rosalie Health Services Centre.

Public transportation is available on 87 Ave.

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm


Occupational Therapy services are available Monday through Friday from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm.

Hand Physical Therapy services are available Monday through Thursday from 7:30 am until 3:30 pm.

Service Providers May Include
occupational therapists (OTs), therapy assistants (TAs)
Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.

Patients may self-refer.

Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.


There is a cost for splints. The splint must be paid for at the time of the appointment.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services