Restore Hand Therapy is staffed by three Accredited and Certified Hand Therapists in the one clinic. This enables us to provide dynamic, progressive and innovative coverage 5 days per week.  All are trained Occupational Therapists.


We are experienced in wound care, traumatic and sports injury management, custom splinting, burn care, overuse injury management, arthritic care, CRPS/pain and complex tendon and nerve injury management.  We have demonstrated our knowledge and experience by gaining recognition as Certified Hand Therapists and are Accredited Hand Therapists as awarded by the Australian Hand Therapy Association. We are competent with modalities and use them if indicated, however, we maintain our philosophy in Occupational therapy for recovery with functional activity.  Jennifer is qualified and experienced in Dry Needling.


Our commitment to being on the leading edge of current treatment techniques and evidence based practice enables us to offer exceptional service to our clients.


We strive to maintain excellent communication with both our patients and the referring physicians and therapists. 


Restore Hand Therapy provides a exceptional service to those with Upper Extremity problems in the Western District. Please feel free to contact us with any questions about how our services can help you, or your patients, in reaching their full potential with recovery and function.



Visits are by appointment.

Please call for after hours or urgent referrals.


Clinic hours:

Monday - Friday 8:30 to 5:00

Saturday and After hours by appointment

Closed Sunday and public holidays

Jennifer Kaess



Accredited Hand Therapist as awarded but the AHTA

Dip Appl Sci (P&O)

Certified Hand Therapist (CHT USA) 


28 years as an occupational therapist,

25 years exclusively in hand therapy in USA and Australia including acute trauma, burns, sports injury management, musicians injuries and hand writing.

Previously representative member of the Australian Hand Therapy Association  (AHTA) management Committee

Fiona Orton


B.OT (Hons)

Accredited Hand Therapist as awarded by the AHTA

Certified Hand Therapist (CHT USA) 

Grad.Cert. Wound Management 


20 years as an Occupational Therapist. 17 years exclusively in hand therapy. Completed Graduate Certificate in Wound Management in 2012 and has special interest in wounds and scars associated with acute trauma and burns.

Renee Rock 



Accredited Hand Therapist as awarded by the AHTA

Certified Hand Therapist (CHT USA)

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