How to Prepare for a Successful Joint Replacement Surgery
Video 01 | Specialized Training
Learn about the education and specialized training that your orthopedic surgeon has completed.
Video 02 | Am I a Good Candidate for Total Joint Replacement?
Learn about the surgical criteria, potential risks, and benefits for undergoing a total joint surgery. Also learn how a hip or knee replacement is performed.
Video 03 | What is the Pre-Operative and Medical Clearance Process?
Once you've decided to proceed with a total joint replacement, learn more about how to receive medical clearance from your primary care doctor. Also learn how to reduce surgical risks and improve your outcome after your surgery.
Video 04 | How Do I Prepare for Surgery?
Learn about educational opportunities to familiarize yourself with the total joint procedure process. Learn about how to reduce the risk of infection prior to surgery.
Video 05 | How do I Prepare for a Successful Recovery?
Learn about ways to prepare for a successful recovery at home. Learn about the support you'll need from a family member or a friend as well as durable medical equipment that will help you maneuver around your home after your surgery.
Video 06 | What Should I Do the Days Before and Morning of Surgery?
Learn about how to manage your medications and how to prepare for the day of your surgery, including what to pack for the hospital.
Video 07 | What Should I Expect When I Arrive at the Hospital for Surgery?
Learn about what to expect the day of surgery including when to arrive and what will occur in the operating room. Learn about multi modal anesthesia pain management.
Video 08 | What Should I Expect Immediately Following Surgery?
Learn about the surgical team that will be supporting you through your total joint replacement surgery. Learn about the equipment that you will see in your hospital room as well.
Video 09 | What Should I Expect the Days After Surgery?
Learn about the physical and occupational therapy support you will be receiving during your stay at the hospital. Learn about the process for getting discharged from the hospital.