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Hands On Hand Therapy Team

Sam Tkac

Sam received her Bachelor of Occupational Therapy from James Cook University in Townsville, QLD in 2004. She started her OT career working in hand therapy, acute care and rehabilitation at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney, before relocating to Wollongong where she now works in both the private and public sectors providing specialised hand therapy services. When not working, Sam enjoys Pilates, travel and spending time with her family.

Cate Menzies

Cate established Hands on Hand Therapy (NSW) in 2007 to provide specialised hand therapy services in Kiama before opening the Nowra and Bowral locations as the practice grew.

Emma Keech

Emma received her Bachelor of Occupational Therapy from the Australian Catholic University in 2017. Since graduating, she has worked in the public hospital sector in rehabilitation and geriatric settings, where she enjoyed assisting patients regain their independence and improve their quality of life.

Meredith Primrose

Meredith joined Hands on Hand Therapy in late 2020 after 30 + years at Nowra Private Hospital, the last 8 years of which she was Manager of Allied Health. With a background in orthopaedic and musculoskeletal injuries Meredith’s upper limb treatment also includes a wholistic approach. She has been a member of the APA for 42 years and is an associate member of the AHTA.

Barbara Peattie

Barbara is a Physiotherapist originally hailing from Sydney. She spent 22 years in the Jervis Bay area while raising 3 children and working in both Private Practice and hospital settings.