If you and your physician decide that surgery is the next step, you’ll need to learn what to expect and create a treatment plan. Understanding the process and your role will help you recover more quickly.
Nuvance Health Surgical PatientsOur Nuvance Health surgical patients can access detailed information on our knee and hip replacement procedures and what to expect by reviewing our guidebooks:
Your doctor is on your team, so ask all the questions you may have.
Before your procedure, you should prepare your home by following these steps:
If you are having Day Surgery, remember the following:
If you will be an Inpatient in the Hospital, the night before surgery a nurse from the Surgical Unit will call to let you know:
Here is a list of things you need to bring on the day of your surgery, as well as some optional recommendations: