One of the most important roles our doctors have prior to the surgical procedure is to talk to each patient about their orthopedic surgery. This includes spending time with you to ensure you understand the surgical procedure, the expected results, and the recovery time and rehab which will be required.
We find that when our patients are fully educated about the entire process, their orthopedic surgery is much more positive and has fewer complications. Also, they get actively involved in their pre and post-operative care.
While our doctors will explain the pre-operative preparations specific to your procedure, the following are important general guidelines for anyone having orthopedic surgery:
Our doctors are here to answer any questions you may have about your orthopedic surgery. Ask questions, do your research, and prepare for your return home in advance to lessen the stress before and after the procedure.
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