Alison is an experienced musculoskeletal physiotherapist and hand therapist. She qualified in the UK in 1987, and since then has worked in both hospital and private practice settings. She became especially interested in hand injuries and became a Registered HT in 2004. She has additional qualifications in acupuncture and adult learning and is currently undertaking postgraduate study at AUT in Health Sciences. Her skills include manual therapy techniques, splinting, and the holistic management of persistent pain. She enjoys all aspects of patient care and upper limb rehabilitation, especially acute hand and wrist injuries, thumb arthritis and tennis elbow management. Alison established In Touch Hand Therapy in 2009, and is one of the two current co-directors'
Alison has appointments available at the Wigram branch. View details »
Wendy graduated from Auckland University of Technology with a Bachelor of Health Science in Physiotherapy (NZ) in 2011 and has additional qualifications in sports and exercise science. Wendy has a background in both hospital and private practice physiotherapy. She is passionate about health and fitness being an enthusiastic runner and cyclist. She joined the In Touch Hand Therapy team in 2019 and is currently completing a Postgraduate Hand and Upper Limb Training Programme through Auckland University of Technology.
Wendy is an Associate Hand Therapist and has appointments in our Wigram branch. View details »
Kevin graduated from the University of Otago as a physiotherapist in 2014. He started his Masters in Orthopaedic Manipulative Physiotherapy in 2015 and worked in Dunedin for a year before moving to Christchurch in 2017.
Since then Kevin has consolidated his physiotherapy skills at Rolleston Sports RehabNZ and Waltham Physiotherapy clinic before deciding to focus on therapy for the upper limb, joining In Touch Hand Therapy in January 2018.
Kevin’s treatment approach uses “hands-on” therapy techniques along with exercise prescription. His pleasant, caring manner enables him to build a good rapport with his patients. Kevin also speaks Mandarin Chinese.
An Associate Hand Therapist, Kevin is completing a Postgraduate Hand and Upper Limb Training Programme through Auckland University of Technology.
Kevin has appointments available in our Wigram and Lincoln branches. View details »