Pre-Surgery Joint Classes
As a patient, you play a vital role in making your surgery successful.
You should actively participate in your care by taking all of the necessary
steps to prepare for surgery.
We strongly encourage patients have knee and hip surgery to attend our
free bi-monthly Pre-Surgery Joint Class. You will get valuable information
about preparing for surgery and have the opportunity to get your specific
We recommend that you attend the class that is closest to your surgery
date. Patients only need to attend one class and no registration is necessary.
For a complete list of available class dates and times, click
Hip & Knee Surgery - Pre-Operative Videos
If you are unable to attend the class, these videos present the same information
about preparing for your knee or hip replacement surgery.
Pre-Operative Instructions With Precautions for Anterior Hip Replacement, Total Knee
Replacement and Makoplasty Knee Resurfacing
Pre-Operative Instructions With Precautions for Posterior Hip Replacement,
Birmingham Hip Resurfacing and Total Knee Arthroplasty