Total Joint Surgery Patient Education
Providence is dedicated to providing joint replacement with the best possible outcomes and the fastest return to a productive life. In keeping with this goal, the Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute at Providence offers a preoperative online educational video series to help you learn more about your upcoming surgery and how to manage the recovery process.
This FREE online educational video series is specifically for patients undergoing joint replacement and is designed to help relieve any anxiety you may be feeling about your upcoming surgery. It covers the procedures and treatments you will experience and the options available to you includes: education about pre- and post-operative activities/exercises, what to expect during the hospital stay, pain management, equipment and how to prepare yourself and your home for post-operative physical limitations you may not anticipate.