If you’re reading this page, you are likely scheduled for joint replacement surgery. The information found here is intended to help you prepare for the day of surgery and answer some questions that may be on your mind. This section will provide you with information so you know what to typically expect before, during and after your joint replacement. By better understanding the surgical experience, hopefully your mind will be put at ease.
This information was written by medical professionals. It provides general responses to frequently asked questions from patients like you. Each patient is unique and therefore patient needs may be unique. Please discuss your specific instructions with your orthopaedic specialist.