Chicago Symphony oboist overcomes task specific dystonia

This article and interview is an interesting insight into how a musician can adapt their technique and instrument and through a lot of hard work and much frustration can rehabilitate from the mysterious condition of musicians’ dystonia. You can read the full article and listen to the interview by clicking here. It is imperative that we listen to what others have found helps them but that we also realise that we are all individuals. There is a wide variety of ideas as to why people develop this condition and treatments that can be used to manage, rehabilitate, treat and assist individuals in returning to performance and an individualised treatment programme is required for everyone.

Posted in NEWS on August 25th 2016

London Hand Therapy:

  • Injury prevention
  • Hand and upper limb assessment and treatment
  • Postoperative management

Hand Therapy is both an art and a rehabilitation science for the upper extremity. The injured limb is evaluated and assessed, and a variety of treatment methods are used to achieve set therapeutic goals.

Hand therapists are qualified Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists who have become skilled in treating upper limb injuries and deformities through further education, training and clinical experience.