Our skills

We take our skills and continuing education seriously. We use the latest, most effective techniques and treatments to deliver a smooth pathway to optimal wellness for our patients.

Choose Advance Therapy Solutions

Skilled – with qualifications from major universities and membership of peak industry bodies we are at the forefront of hand and upper limb therapy and rehabilitation.

Experienced – our team has extensive experience in both public and private sectors, in Australia and overseas, to bring you the best treatment possible.

Compassionate – we understand your feelings, frustrations and hopes. We work with you to return you to optimum mobility.

MEET OUR TEAM

DAMIEN SILVESTER
DAMIEN SILVESTERPrincipal Hand Therapist | Director
Damien launched Advance Therapy Solutions in 2012 and has over a decade’s experience in hand therapy.
• Masters of Occupational therapy, University of Queensland
• Full member of the Australian Hand Therapy Association
• University lecturer specialising in custom orthotic fabrication
AMANDA MACKILLOP
AMANDA MACKILLOPHand Therapist
• Bachelor of Occupational Therapy, University of Queensland
• Full member of the Australian Hand Therapy Association
• Specialist qualification in lymphedema assessment and management
• Department of Veteran’s Affairs approved health provider
SARAH FINDLAY
SARAH FINDLAYOccupational Therapist
• Bachelor of Occupational Therapy, University of Queensland
• Full member of the Australian Hand Therapy Association
• Certified in lymphoedema management, and home modifications and assessment
• Specialises in hand therapy
• International experience in general and acute occupational therapy and hand therapy

BELINDA TANT
BELINDA TANT Practice Manager
• As Practice Manager, Belinda leads our team of dedicated staff and is responsible for the day to day operational management of the practice.

• Over 20 years experience in administration including medical, radiology and personal assistant roles in the legal industry.

LARA CONDON
LARA CONDONOccupational Therapist
• Graduated with Bachelor of Occupational therapy with honours from University of Queensland in 2012
• Associate member of AHTA
• Experience working in public sector in the areas of adult rehabilitation, acute medical and community occupational therapy including home visiting
• Additional training in home assessment and modifications
JESSIE HONOR
JESSIE HONORReceptionist
• Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in Economics, Griffith University.
• Specialised in policy and pricing for State Government

HANNAH KURNADI
HANNAH KURNADIOccupational Therapist
• Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours) 2015, University of Queensland
• Associate member of the Australian Hand Therapy Association
• Experience working in both public and private practice settings servicing children, adults, and seniors
• Strong interest in hand and upper-limb trauma and rehabilitation
TIM LONG
TIM LONGPhysiotherapist
• Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons) 2015, University of Queensland
• Australian Physiotherapy Association Sports and Musculoskeletal group member
• Orthopeadic, musculoskeletal and emergency department experience in a large public hospital
• Special interest areas of shoulder and knee post operative and conservative rehabilitation
JYE SAVAGE
JYE SAVAGEOccupational Therapist
• Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours) 2017, University of Queensland
• Associate member Australian Hand Therapy Association
• Experience in Emergency, Acute care and Hand and upper limb conditions
• Previously in the Australian Army and Iraq Veteran.
ASHLEIGH GANDFORS
ASHLEIGH GANDFORSReceptionist
• Graduated from Hillbrook Anglican High School 2014
• Graduated from The Australian National College of Beauty 2015 with a Diploma in Beauty Therapy and Spa Services
• Currently studying Assistant In Nursing Certificate (AIN)
SEAN THOMSON
SEAN THOMSONPhysiotherapist
• Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons) 2016, University of Queensland
• Australian Physiotherapy Association Musculoskeletal group member
• Extensive experience in musculoskeletal injury assessment, diagnosis and rehabilitation
• Keen interest in Pre-operative and Post-operation Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
• Mixed exposure in private and hospital settings across Australia and the United Kingdom
Isabel Hall
Isabel HallPhysiotherapist
• Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons), University of Queensland
• Australian Physiotherapy Association member
• Interest in shoulder, knee and ankle rehabilitation and women’s health
• Experience in musculoskeletal injury assessment, diagnosis and rehabilitation
• 2 years experience as a sports trainer in acute injury management
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