The content in this section will provide you with important information about your total hip replacement. Included are directions about testing before surgery and how you should prepare for surgery. There are also suggestions of things to bring to the hospital, as well as preparing your home for your return after hospital discharge.
This information is relevant to 90-95% of Total Hip Replacements. Your recovery may be longer or shorter than predicted in this packet and your doctor may have special instructions for you to follow.
- Always follow your doctor’s directions as closely as possible.
- Ask questions while you are our patient; no question is too small. If you encounter any issues, a manager or nursing supervisor is always available to you. Our staff strives to provide you with excellent care.