Pediatric Orthopedic

Potential to

Recover Faster

Mr. Blair Agero

Mr. Blair Agero

Hand Therapist

  • Qualification: Hand and Occupational Therapist
  • Languages Spoken: English, Filipino

Credentials:

  • Post-Graduate Certificate in Hand Therapy, United Kingdom
  • Certified Trainer in Woodcast Static Splinting, Finland
  • Certificate in Sensory Integration in Infants & Children, United Kingdom
  • Certified in American Assessment, Evaluation and Programming System (AEPS) for I
  • Infants & Children for Early Intervention
  • Certificate in Sensory Integration
  • Certificate in Assessment of Swallowing Disorders and Dysphagia

Professional Experience:

  • Over 18 cumulative years of clinical and practical experience
  • Hand Therapist in Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery since 2013 Occupational Therapist in Al Noor Hospital Airport Road, Abu Dhabi
  • Occupational Therapist & Early Intervention Lead Therapist in Al Noor Training Centre for Children with Special Needs, Dubai
  • Senior OT & Early Intervention Specialist in Wee Care CHDC in Manila Senior OT and Clinical Supervisor in GTD Toddler’s Camp

Professional Associations:

  • Emirates Hand Therapy Group – Founder & Chairperson
  • International Federation of Societies for Hand Therapy (IFSHT) – Official UAE Correspondent
  • American Society of Hand Therapist (ASHT) – Member American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) – Member World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT) – Member Sensory Integration Network UK & Ireland - Member

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • Therapy of elbow, forearm, wrist and hand/finger fractures
  • Therapy of ligament sprains and repairs of the elbow, wrist and hand/fingers Therapy and sensory rehabilitation of nerve injuries
  • Therapy for post-wrist instability surgery and arthrodesis Therapy for finger joint replacement
  • Ergonomics, work and environmental modification for upper extremity injuries Functional strengthening of the upper extremity
  • Kinesio-taping or sports taping of the upper limb
  • Prescription and fabrication of static hand splints (Woodcast & LTT); prescription of dynamic hand & finger splints
  • Casting and immobilization of the elbow, FA, wrist and hand (fiberglass and Woodcast)

Contact

Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery

PO Box: 114448, Dubai - Sheikh Zayed Rd, United Arab Emirates

Email: [javascript protected email address]
Phone: +971 4 407 0100
Fax: +971 4 407 0101