Hand Pain Physiotherapy Edmonton

From Fingers to Elbow: Comprehensive Care for Every Joint

Hand Pain Physiotherapy Edmonton

Grasp Life Without Pain With Hand Pain Physiotherapy At Next Step Physio

From signing a document to lifting weights, our hands play an integral role in almost every aspect of our lives. The intricacy of movements and tasks they perform makes them susceptible to various types of injuries and conditions. Thankfully, Hand Pain Physiotherapy offers a solution to those facing discomfort and mobility challenges in this essential part of the body.

Our hands are a complex assembly of bones, muscles, ligaments, and tendons. The continuous interplay between the wrist, hand, and elbow ensures our ability to perform precision tasks and heavy-duty activities alike. But, with complexity comes vulnerability. Overuse, trauma, or even age-related wear and tear can lead to conditions like wrist pain or elbow pain. Without the right care, what starts as a mild annoyance can potentially escalate into debilitating conditions.

At Next Step Physio Edmonton, we’re dedicated to understanding the root of your discomfort. Our approach to Hand Pain Physiotherapy is holistic, taking into account not just the hand but also the synergistic action of the wrist and elbow. This comprehensive view ensures that treatment is not only targeted but also effective in the long run.

Personalized Treatment Plans

We understand that every patient is unique, which is why we develop personalized treatment plans for each individual, tailored to your needs and abilities.

Experienced & Highly-Qualified Staff

Our physiotherapists are experienced and highly qualified, with a deep understanding of the human body and how it works. They will work with you every step of the way.

State-of-the-Art Facilities

We have state-of-the-art facilities and tools, including private treatment rooms. We use state-of-the-art techniques and approaches to ensure quality care.

Comprehensive Range of Services

We offer a comprehensive range of physiotherapy services, including manual therapy, exercise therapy, electrotherapy, education & advice, and assistive devices. These treatments and techniques can help you recover from injuries and manage chronic conditions.

More about Hand Pain Physiotherapy Edmonton

Our first step at Next Step Physio & Concussion Clinic Edmonton is a comprehensive evaluation. We don’t just look at the pain point; we consider the entirety of the hand, wrist, and elbow, as well as associated body parts that might be contributing to the issue. The multitude of conditions that can affect this region:

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: This condition arises when there’s pressure on the median nerve as it passes through the wrist’s carpal tunnel.
Tendonitis: This refers to the swelling of the tendons due to repetitive actions or trauma.
Trigger Finger: It’s when a finger or the thumb locks in a curved stance.
Tennis/Golfer’s Elbow: While not directly a hand condition, these involve pain on the inside or outside of the elbow, often affecting hand functions.
De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis: A painful condition affecting tendons on the thumb side of the wrist.
Ganglion Cysts: Fluid-filled, non-cancerous lumps that can appear near joints.

By understanding the full picture, we can design a treatment plan that addresses the cause, not just the symptoms. Our comprehensive hand pain physiotherapy also includes wrist and elbow pain physiotherapy.

Hand Pain Physiotherapy at Next Step Physio isn’t limited to exercises and stretches. While these form the core, we incorporate state-of-the-art techniques to promote faster healing. Whether it’s ultrasound technology, electrotherapy, TENs or manual manipulation, our goal is to alleviate pain and restore function as swiftly as possible. Traditional methods such as acupuncture and dry needling might also be used based on the condition.

Why Clients Choose Us

Evidence-Based Practice

Our physiotherapy treatments are based on scientific evidence and research. Hence, our treatments ensure that our clients receive effective treatments, such as manual therapy, therapeutic exercises, neuromuscular re-education, and modalities.

Exceptional Patient Experience

We are dedicated to providing our clients with exceptional customer care and direct communication. We involve our clients in the decision-making process and keep them posted on the progression of their treatments.

Personalized Care

We offer personalized care that is tailored to each individual's unique needs and goals. Our approach involves taking the time to understand each person's unique circumstances, including their health status, lifestyle, personality, and values.

Benefits of Hand Pain Physiotherapy Edmonton

  • Restored Mobility: Reclaim the full range of motion in your hands, wrist, and elbows.
  • Pain Alleviation: Address the root of the problem, ensuring not just short-term relief but long-term recovery.
  • Enhanced Strength: Through targeted exercises, build resilience and strength to prevent future injuries.
  • Broad Spectrum of Care: Hand Pain Physiotherapy addresses a diverse range of conditions. From traumatic injuries to wear-and-tear issues or post-operative rehabilitation, our therapeutic approach caters to all.
  • Preventive Measures: By understanding the mechanics of the hand and the causes behind the pain, patients are better equipped to avoid potential triggers in the future, reducing the risk of recurrent issues.
  • Boosted Psychological Health: Chronic hand pain can lead to feelings of frustration, anxiety, and even depression. By regaining control and reducing pain, patients often experience an uplift in their mood and overall mental health.

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What People Say About Us

Let’s discover what our clients have to say about our services. We don’t want to blow our own trumpet! Our patients feel about the team & treatment. Have a look.

Such a good experience here! Physiotherapists are both wonderful, such lovely people and helpful. Could switch to paper cups at the front though 🙂

Abi Rose

They are very friendly at the desk ! Thank you for showing how welcoming the place is, it makes a big difference and keeps me coming back

Maria Troughton

Next step is an excellent physiotherapy clinic. I went here for physiotherapy for chronic lower back pain, the therapist did an excellent job in helping me gain my flexibility back and recover.

Sanu Sasindranath

I'd like to say coming here was the best thing I did to help with my injury. I was in a lot of pain after my injury and I couldn't walk properly. After coming here for two months. I can finally say there is much improvement.

Theo McCallum

I found everyone at this clinic to be very helpful, friendly, and professional. By far my best physio experience.

Matt Dickinson

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, physiotherapy plays a vital role in post-operative recovery, helping restore function, strength, and mobility to the operated area.

Depending on your condition, treatments might include manual therapy, exercises, modalities like ultrasound or TENS, and ergonomic advice.

Even if patients find relief after initial sessions, it's crucial to adhere to the prescribed therapy regimen to guarantee enduring results and minimize the chance of a relapse.

Both conditions result from overexertion, but they impact distinct areas of the elbow. Tennis elbow impacts the outer side of the elbow, while golfer's elbow affects the inner side.

Imaging tests might be recommended if the physiotherapist believes there's a need for a deeper understanding of your condition or if they suspect underlying issues that require further investigation.

Our new clinic location opens on September 13th!


Next Step Physio, Pelvic Floor & Concussion Clinic

22959 97 Ave NW, Edmonton,
AB T5T 5X8

This clinic is now merged with
In Step Physical Therapy Clinic 


Next Step Physio & Concussion Clinic

8923 82 Ave NW, Edmonton,
AB T6C 0Z2