Louise graduated from the University of Pretoria, South Africa in 2002 with a degree in Occupational Therapy. She gained much of her subsequent experience working in hand therapy in various clinics across three continents
In 2004 she moved to Houston Texas for 3 years where she completed her Certificate of Upper Limb Rehabilitation at Texas Women’s University and continued to gain experience in Hand Therapy.
Louise relocated to Sydney in 2007 and undertook the Hand Therapy Certification exam to qualify as a Certified Hand Therapist (USA). Over the last 10 years, she has gained experience in various private practices in Sydney where she developed a passion for complex trauma and wrist injuries. Louise loves helping patients return to their previous level of functioning following hand injuries.
Louise is a Certified Hand Therapist (USA) and an Accredited Hand Therapist as awarded by the Australian Hand Therapy Association. She currently consults at Macquarie Hand Therapy on Mondays and Wednesdays.