Nicole Nilson, Occupational Therapist

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Nicole Nilson

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  • Occupational Therapist
Accepting new patients

Description

I am an occupational therapist specializing in hand therapy which focuses on hand, wrist and elbow injuries.

I offer the following services:
-Custom orthosis (splint) fabrication
-Post - surgical hand therapy
-Casting
-Manual Therapy and exercises
-Scar and swelling management
-And more!

Common injuries treated by Certified Hand Therapist include:
-Carpal Tunnel Syndrome/Cumulative Trauma
-Tennis/Golfer's Elbow
-Finger sprains
-Wrist sprains
-Arthritis
-Ligament injuries

Treatments & services

  • Virtual visits

Languages spoken

  • English

Education

  • Certified Hand Therapist Designation - Hand Therapy Certification Commission, 2021
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy - University of Alberta, 2008
  • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology - University of Alberta, 2006

Professional associations

  • Alberta College of Occupational Therapists
  • Hand Therapy Certification Commission
  • Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists
  • Canadian Society of Hand Therapists
Facility Information

Reach Sports Physiotherapy + Hand Clinic

Summary

Reach Sports Physiotherapy + Hand Clinic is located in Old Strathcona, adjacent to United Sport & Cycle. Reach specializes in the assessment and treatment of hand and upper limb injuries as well as all orthopedic injuries. We want to help Edmontonians be their best selves and get back to doing what they love.

Reach believes in an active and collaborative approach to treatment. We work with you to develop your own treatment plan to relieve your symptoms and provide long term solutions to keep you healthy and ready to do what matters to you.

Services & supplies

  • Back pain
  • Bracing and splinting
  • Concussion therapy
  • Hot & cold therapy
  • Joint mobilization
  • Joint pain
  • Leg pain
  • Neck pain
  • Pre/Post-surgical rehabilitation
  • Shoulder pain
  • Skin and wound care
  • Soft tissue therapy
  • Vestibular rehabilitation
  • Virtual visits

Amenities

  • Close to public transit
  • Free parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair accessible
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